Pilot Surveys Begin for the Survey & Certification (S&C) Quality Assurance Efficiency & Effectiveness (QAEE) Initiative #1:
The End Stage Renal Disease (ESRD) Core Survey Process
•The S&C QAEE Initiative #1, the ESRD Core Survey process began a three-month Pilot Test phase on July 1, 2012.
•For 3 months (July through September 2012), 11 States will Pilot Test the new ESRD Core Survey process.
•Following the Pilot Test phase and subsequent updating of Core Survey Process and Materials, the ESRD Core Survey process
will be implemented nationally in FY 2013.
•A sample of draft Core Survey materials are attached for your information.