Addressing Depression in Dialysis Patients

Wednesday, April 26, 2017, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM (UTC-5:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)

For payment year 2018 depression screening and follow-up reporting measures are now being required.  Speakers Celeste Bostic, MIM RN BSN and Delia Houseal PhD, MPH of CMS’ Center for Clinical Standards and Quality will discuss the importance of screening and treatment for clinical depression in ESRD beneficiaries, explaining the follow up reporting measure, and summarizing criteria for evaluating screening tools.


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