Quality Conference September 2012
The Forum of ESRD Networks announces the second annual Creating a Culture of Quality conference, to be held on September 11 and 12, 2012, in Baltimore, Maryland. This conference is a collaboration among numerous stakeholders from the renal community including the Forum of ESRD Networks, the Renal Physicians Association, Fresenius, DaVita and Dialysis Clinic, Inc. The topic of this year’s conference is “Pursuing Excellence in Care Transitions; Enhancing Safety in Kidney Patient Care” and will include sessions presented by nationally known quality and patient safety experts. We expect an audience of more than 200 physicians, quality managers and others concerned with improving kidney patient safety and care. The keynote presentation will be given by Patrick Conway, MD, MSc, Chief Medical Officer and Director of the Office of Clinical Standards and Quality at the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS).