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Oregon Reverses its Proposal on 24 Month Waiting Period for Transplant Coverage

In our November 13, 2013 post Help Us Prevent Discriminatory Kidney Care Policies we asked you to take action to keep Oregon State from permitting private insurance companies to adopt waiting periods of up to 24 months on organ and bone … Continue reading

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Year in Review: NKF Public Policy and Advocacy

Advocacy and public policy efforts were in full swing this past year and the National Kidney Foundation worked to maximize opportunities to improve kidney care. Here is a snapshot of our top advocacy activities in 2013. The Comprehensive Immunosuppressive Drug … Continue reading

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Calling On the Uninsured

By Troy Zimmerman, VP Government Relations, National Kidney Foundation Open enrollment for the new Health Insurance Marketplaces—also known as the Exchanges—is less than a month away.  Beginning October 1, people without health insurance will be able to enroll in a … Continue reading

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