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A new focus on kidney care

CVS Kidney CareTM is a complete approach to kidney care treatment that helps people make confident treatment decisions to improve their health and quality of life.

An innovative approach that puts people first

It’s time to transform the kidney care industry for people, payors, health systems, nephrologist groups and dialysis providers. With our personalized approach, here’s how we’re leading the way.
 

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Identify

We find those with kidney disease or at risk of kidney failure earlier. Data and advanced analytics make this possible and drive our tailored outreach.

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Engage

We provide proactive care management through our Kidney Health program and personalized, meaningful interactions every step of the way.

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Support

We offer education about kidney health and treatment choices, including transplant, home dialysis, in-center dialysis and supportive care.

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Encourage home-first treatment

We offer superior home dialysis care and services to improve the quality of life for people living with end-stage renal disease.

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We're making a difference

Kidney care is complex, and current treatment isn't optimal — resulting in high costs and poor health outcomes.1,2,3 That’s why it’s time to disrupt and reshape how kidney disease is managed.


Solutions for payors 

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CVS Kidney CareTM Health Services

Using predictive, advanced analytics, we provide early identification, health care professional outreach, and health and treatment education. This supports people with chronic kidney disease and those at high risk — before they may require dialysis.

See how we’re improving kidney care

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CVS Kidney CareTM Home Dialysis

We offer a “home first” approach to dialysis. We’ll work closely with people and their doctors to provide and coordinate home dialysis and offer ongoing education and support. In addition, in-center dialysis will remain an option as part of our offering.

Learn why home dialysis is successful

Inspired by you

Our business is inspired by each person’s unique journey with their kidney health. Hear Dawn’s story about her decision to donate a kidney to her son. CVS Kidney Care is here to identify, engage and support you or your loved ones with chronic kidney disease, including when you are facing dialysis or a transplant. 

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There is hope. A system that pays for kidney health, rather than kidney sickness, would produce much better outcomes, often at a lower cost, for millions of Americans.4

- Alex M. Azar II
U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services

Learn more about chronic kidney disease

Get helpful information about kidney disease, organ donation and transplants from the National Kidney Foundation (NKF).

Check out the NKF's A to Z Health Guide to read about the topic of your choice.

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1United States Renal Data System (USRDS). 2019 USRDS annual data report: epidemiology of kidney disease in the United States. National Institutes of Health, National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, Bethesda, MD, 2019. Accessed January 9, 2020. Note that the 2019 USRDS report provides information on 2017 data.

2United States Renal Data System. 2018 USRDS annual data report: epidemiology of kidney disease in the United States. National Institutes of Health, National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, Bethesda, MD, 2018. Accessed January 9, 2020. Note that the 2018 USRDS report provides information on 2016 data.

3Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Chronic kidney disease basics. December 12, 2019. Accessed January 10, 2020.

4U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Executive order on advancing American kidney health. July 10, 2019. Accessed January 9, 2020.

 

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