Patient Data Management

EQRS Admission Error Possible Duplicate Or Near Match Patients
Submit the applicable Form below and the Network will admit the patient into your facility/center:   Dialysis Facility Possible Duplicate Patient Form...
Thu, Jun 30, 2022 at 12:30 PM
Transient Patients should not be added to EQRS
Transient patients should not be entered in EQRS unless they have been treating at a dialysis facility for 30 days or greater according to CMS Pati...
Wed, Aug 4, 2021 at 9:28 AM
Admitting and Discharging Patients
Updated 9/2/2022 Admitting New Patients: EQRS requires six identifiers to admit patients: SSN, Medicare beneficiary identifier, first name, last nam...
Fri, Sep 2, 2022 at 12:52 PM
Treatment Summary
The treatment summary screen provides an overview of the admit/discharge and treatment information for a patient. View treatment summary steps: From the...
Wed, Aug 4, 2021 at 9:31 AM
Maintaining Patient Attributes
A patient’s Medicare Enrollment, Citizenship, Employment, School, and Vocational Rehabilitation status can change through the year and their life and must b...
Wed, Aug 4, 2021 at 9:32 AM
Acute Kidney Injury Patients should not be entered in EQRS
In regards to pending legislation regarding patients who are deemed Acute Kidney Injury (AKI), there is no mention of AKI patients being entered into EQRS i...
Wed, Aug 4, 2021 at 9:32 AM
Find/Submit Missing and Saved Clinical Data in EQRS
The following guidance is for general clinical data submission.  For special circumstances, please follow information provided by CMS.  ...
Wed, Aug 4, 2021 at 9:33 AM
How To Enter International Patients In EQRS
International patients should be tracked in EQRS to allow them to be admitted to and treated at an ESRD facility. Below are some additional guidelines regar...
Mon, Nov 22, 2021 at 8:27 PM
Entering Patient Clinical Depression Assessment in EQRS
Facility Guide to Entering the Clinical Depression Assessment in EQRS Why does CMS want facilities to report the Clinical Depression status of patients ...
Thu, Apr 28, 2022 at 4:52 PM