UM-KECC Projects

 

Active Projects

 

Project Name Principal Investigator Funded by Time Period Website Search Terms
ESRD Quality Measure Development, Maintenance, and Support (Measures) YI Li CMS 9/26/13 - 9/25/18 ESRD, Quality Measures, Public Reporting, Compare dialysis services, Compare quality of dialysis care
Utilization of Data Indicators in the ESRD Survey Process (Oversights/DFR) Joseph Messana CMS 9/30/16 - 9/29/21 Quality Improvement, Quality Measures, ESRD, Practice Patterns
Evaluation of the Comprehensive End-Stage Renal Disease (ESRD) Care (CEC) Initiative Richard Hirth The Lewis Group, CMS 4/16/15 - 4/15/20  
End Stage Renal Disease (ESRD) Quality Incentive Program (QIP) Yi Li Arbor Research, CMS

9/16/13 - 3/1/19

 
United States Renal Data System Coordinating Center (USRDS) Rajiv Saran NIH/NICHHD

2/8/14

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2/7/19

ESRD, Data, Registries, Acute kidney injury, Chronic Kidney Disease, dialysis, Kidney transplant
Optimization and Simulation of Kidney Paired Donation Programs (Paired Donation) Jack Kalbfleisch NIDDK 4/25/12 - 4/30/21 Kidney transplantation, paired donation, exchange cycles and chains
Cascading Impact of Bundled Payment on Peritoneal Dialysis Provisions and Outcomes Research Institute Richard Hirth Duke University, NIDDK

9/15/13 - 8/31/18

 
Enhancing the cardiovascular saftey of hemodialysis care: Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute Rajiv Saran (co-PI) PCORI 11/1/16 - 10/1/21  
Supporting, Maintaining and Improving the Surveillance System for Chronic Kidney Disease in the U.S. (CKD Surveillance) Rajiv Saran CDC 9/30/16 - 3/1/21 Acute kidney injury, Chronic Kidney Disease, Data, Surveillance

 

 

Recently Completed Projects

 

Project Name Principal Investigator Funded by Project End Date Website Search Terms
Collaborative for Clinical/Translational Research between the Renal Research Institue (RRI) and the University of Michigan-Kidney Epidemiology and Cost Center (UM-KECC)  Rajiv Saran   12/31/15 Progression of CKD, Chronic Kidney Disease, Cardiovascular Outcomes

ESRD Data Utilization:  Dialysis Facility Reports (Now called Oversights/DFR)

Joseph Messana    

Quality Improvement, Quality Measures, ESRD, Practice Patterns

ESRD Data Utilization:  Dialysis Facility Reports State and Region Profiles (Now called Oversights/DFR) Joseph Messana     Quality Improvement, Quality Measures, ESRD, Practice Patterns
Kidney Paired Donation at The University of Michigan Alan Leichtman   3/31/16 paired donation, Kidney transplantation, exchange cycles and chains
ESRD Prospective Payment System (PPS) Project 

Richard Hirth

Joseph Messana

  3/31/17 prospective payment system (PPS), dialysis, ESRD
Developing a Comprehensive National Kidney Disease Registry for the Department of Veterans Affairs (Veterans Affairs Comprehensive Kidney disease Registry) The Dialysis Outcomes and Practice Patterns Study Rajiv Saran     Acute kidney injury, Chronic Kidney Disease, Kidney transplant, End stage renal disease, dialysis, Data, Registries
Transplant Program Survey and Evaluation 

Yi Li

Greg Levine