CROWNWeb: Enhancements, Phase III and the National Release


On June 14, 2012, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) embarked on a new leg in its journey to advance the timeliness and accuracy of data for end-stage renal disease (ESRD) beneficiaries by implementing the national release of CROWNWeb—a Web-based data-collection system designed to assist with improving patient care outcomes by reducing the time it takes Medicare-certified dialysis facilities to report and analyze essential treatment data.