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Disparities in CKD Call for Structured Medical Care Systems to Improve Patient Outcomes

This Journal of American Society of Nephrology article highlights the national public health problem and associated race, gender, and socioeconomic disparities of Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD) and describes efforts to align health systems to provide uniform quality care for patients.

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New CDC Guideline on Prescribing Opioids

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has released a new guideline on prescribing opioids for chronic pain, designed to assist providers in their communication with patients about opioid risks and benefits, while also improving the safety and effectiveness of pain treatment, and... Read More

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HSAG Steps Up as a HCP LAN Committed Partner

Health Services Advisory Group (HSAG) has taken the important step of becoming a Committed Partner of the Health Care Payment Learning & Action Network (LAN). The LAN is a public-private partnership dedicated to accelerating the healthcare system's transition to alternative payment models... Read More