State Surveyor Tools & Guidelines

The Survey and Certification Program certifies ESRD facilities for inclusion in the Medicare Program by validating that the care and services of each facility meet specified safety and quality standards, called “Conditions of Coverage" The Survey and Certification Program provides initial certification of each dialysis facility and ongoing monitoring to ensure that these facilities continue to meet CMS requirements.

Core Survey Process, is intended to increase the efficiency and effectiveness of ESRD surveys with a focus on contemporary issues in dialysis care including: data use, infection prevention and control, and QAPI. Threads throughout the CORE survey include: culture of safety, safety of dialysis delivery, and the patient voice.

Local government agencies that play a central role in providing essential public health services:

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