Coalition for Kidney Health

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In 2020, NKF is launching the Coalition for Kidney Health. The Coalition for Kidney Health is a multi-stakeholder group of partners working to transform the landscape of chronic kidney disease (CKD) by:

  • Generating awareness of CKD;
  • Increasing screening of at-risk patients;
  • Driving forward high-quality, coordinated care focused on delaying CKD progression.

2020 Priorities

  • CKD quality measurement including advocacy for the Kidney Health Evaluation Measure
  • Development of a national public health strategy for kidney disease
  • Support for Medical Nutrition Therapy
  • CKD screening recommendations


  • Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics
  • American Heart Association
  • American Nurses Association
  • Anthem
  • AstraZeneca
  • Bayer U.S.
  • CVS Health
  • Johnson & Johnson
  • National Kidney Foundation
  • OptumLabs
  • RenalytixAI
  • Strive Health

Recent Activity

4/6/2020 — Members of the Coalition for Kidney Health supported expanding eligibility for Medicare Advantage Coordinated Special Needs Plans (C-SNPs) to CKD patients. Read the comments here

Please contact Miriam Godwin at if you are interested in membership