Surveyor Technical Assistant for Renal Disease (STAR) automated End Stage
Renal Disease (ESRD) survey program upgrade release to coordinate with the
ESRD Core Survey process roll-out
This memorandum is intended to provide guidance related to the following:
• STAR 3.6 (STAR “Lite”) release scheduled to occur with the ASPEN 10.1.5 upgrade.
• State Survey Agency actions to ensure an efficient transition to STAR 3.6 for current surveyor STAR users.