Member Benefits



Membership Benefits


The NRAA is a non-profit trade association of dialysis organizations founded on the belief that patients deserve access and choice among their dialysis providers, including freestanding and hospital-based facilities. NRAA membership will provide you with access to kidney care education, a strong voice on the hill, opportunities for networking, services that will assist you in running your organization and features only available to members.


Advocacy 
  • Advocacy in Washington, DC to help independent and community-based providers survive in a challenging reimbursement environment
  • Regular updates and calls to action on developments that impact renal providers and patients
  • Legislative consultants who provide expertise and a voice for NRAA on Capitol Hill
  • Day on the Hill – attend for an opportunity to meet face to face with Representatives, Senators, and key Congressional staffers to tell your story
  • Interaction with ESRD industry leaders – NRAA routinely participates with policy groups and meets regularly with leadership at CMS and HHS

Education 
  • Timely, relevant information related to dialysis provider regulatory, reimbursement, quality and operational matters
  • Access to Webinar Wednesdays - a monthly webinar series (members attend for free)
  • Live education at our in person meetings (members receive discounted rates)
  • Access to Education Station, an e-learning platform for dialysis and kidney care professionals
  • CEUs and CMEs from accredited sponsors
  • NRAA webinars and conference calls on QAPI, integrated care, water treatment, cost reports, CDC NHSN, grassroots advocacy, CROWNWeb, and more

Services 
  • NRAA HIE for CROWNWeb offering discounted rates to members
  • Business tools for benchmarking, Medicare calculations and quality improvement
  • Enterprise risk management tools and insurance products
  • Member preferred pricing for ICH CAHPS Survey

Networking & Community
  • Renal Watch, the NRAA weekly newsletter, covers industry related news including the latest developments on issues impacting dialysis providers and kidney care professionals
  • Exclusive access to NRAA Voices, a members only (log-in protected) section featuring resource documents, committee activity, a searchable membership directory, education library, research studies, surveys, business tools, white papers and analyses, and much more
  • NRAA's Initiative for Kidney Care Advancement provides opportunities for collaboration with other NRAA members and renal expert professionals
  • Regional meetings bring together members to discuss issues at the state and local level
  • Leadership opportunities through committees and the Board of Directors
  • Relationships with patient and related organizations – to help build a better ESRD community, NRAA proudly collaborates with and supports various kidney community organizations. For a full list click here


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