OPINION

Patient-Centered Care: Creating A Framework for Global Quality Measurement

Key performance indicators of quality in end-stage kidney disease. KPIs include collaboration, clinical outcomes, patient focus, effective communication and quality improvement.

Meet The Experts

 

JEFFREY L. HYMES, MD 
Executive Vice President, Global Head of Clinical Affairs
Chief Medical Officer, Fresenius Kidney North America

KATRIN KÖHLER, MSc, MBA
Vice President, Global Medical Office Strategy and Operations, Fresenius Medical Care

References

  1. Garbelli M, Ion Titapiccolo J, Bellocchio F, et al. Prolonged patient survival after implementation of a continuous quality improvement programme empowered by digital transformation in a large dialysis network. Nephrol Dial Transplant 2021;1-8. doi: 10.1093/ndt/gfab160.