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By: Mark Schnitzler, Ph.D.

Every six months the SRTR Program Specific Reports incorporates a new set of predictive equations which have the potential to dramatically alter the fate of transplant centers. The process for developing these equations has become more complex and is largely...

By: Jennifer Milton, BSN, MBA, CCTC

Maintaining an up to date Kidney Transplant Waiting List is a universally frustrating conundrum faced by Transplant Centers.

Pre-kidney nurse coordinators and staff are stretched thin: they must balance call, office duties, processing new referrals, managing outreach clinics while...

F-QAPI is a demanding process requiring 20+ hours a week for meetings alone. Considering the additional time needed to prepare binders, spreadsheets and reports, it is amazing if there is any time left for process improvement....

By: David Axelrod, MD, MBA

Active and effective management of transplant center waiting lists has never been more important as transplant outcomes reporting shifts away from an exclusive focus on post-transplant outcomes toward a more robust assessment of center performance–which includes pre-transplant metrics as...