National ESRD Census Data

National ESRD Data as of September 30, 2021:

The 18 ESRD Networks serve 7,815 dialysis centers and 223 transplant centers in the United States and its territories.

As of September 30, 2021, there are 526,744 patients receiving dialysis and 251,652 patients with a functioning kidney transplant in the US.

Of those patients receiving dialysis, 447,739 receive in-center hemodialysis, 76,675 receive dialysis at home and 2,330 receive dialysis in a nursing home or skilled nursing facility.

When using this data we ask you to use the following citation:

The National Forum of ESRD Networks. Quarterly National ESRD Census Advocating for the organizations that monitor the quality of chronic kidney disease, dialysis and kidney transplant care in the USA. Date of data release, as of [add data release date here]. Accessed date [add access date here].


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