Promote Kidney Health During National Kidney Month
Risk factors for chronic kidney disease (CKD) include diabetes, high blood pressure, heart disease, and obesity (see CDC). These conditions continue to disproportionately affect minority populations. During National Kidney month, talk with your patients about their risk factors.
Learn about Medicare-covered preventive services for CKD risk factors:
- Medicare Preventive Services educational tool
- Coverage to Care Get Preventive Care webpage
- Chronic Care Management (PDF) toolkit