Race, Ethnicity and Kidney Disease

With the 2010 enactment of the Affordable Care Act, the American Kidney Fund 2014 policy priorities for 2014 target universal healthcare access for individuals with kidney disease coincide with full effect of the new Act this year. At present, chronic kidney disease affects nearly 31 million Americans. The risk to millions more is basis to advocacy and policy to provide adequate testing and early treatment intervention. The Affordable …