Heartland Kidney Network-ESRD Network 12, acts in partnership with the more than 300 providers of Medicare-certified outpatient chronic dialysis services within the States of Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, and Nebraska. Through collaboration with this stakeholder community, we strive to assist dialysis providers in their efforts to improve quality of care and quality of life for more than 20,000 ESRD patients within the state.
Heartland Kidney Network is committed to assisting dialysis clinics improve quality and enhance patient care. It is our goal that our Quality Improvement activities will be an effective addition to your ongoing quality improvement measures and that you will be able to engage both patients and staff.
Heartland Kidney Network is authorized to receive, investigate, and process grievances related to the quality and safety of care received by patients in Medicare-certified dialysis or transplant facilities in the states of Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, and Nebraska. The Network may serve as an investigator, facilitator, referral agent, coordinator, and/or educator.