The National Kidney Foundation is the leading organization in the U.S. dedicated to the awareness, prevention, and treatment of kidney disease for hundreds of thousands of healthcare professionals, millions of patients and their families and tens of millions of Americans at risk.
The PAN Foundation partners with the National Kidney Foundation to provide education and support services to patients living with secondary hyperparathyroidism and hyperkalemia.
National Kidney Foundation Blog
Congressional Hearing Held on the Comprehensive Immunosuppressive Drug Coverage for Kidney Transplant Patients Act of 2019 (H.R. 5534)Jan 9, 2020
Congressmen Kind (D-WI) and Burgess (R-TX) have given the kidney community an amazing New Year’s present by introducing the Comprehensive Immunosuppressive Drug Coverage for Kidney Transplant Patients Act of 2019 (H.R. 5534)! NKF has worked very closely with our Congressional[…]Read more...
Jan 2, 2020
On December 17th, the Administration and Congress took significant steps towards improving kidney disease policy and funding. The National Kidney Foundation applauds these efforts to help the nearly 95,000 Americans waiting on a life-saving kidney transplant. The Administration announced two[…]Read more...
Nov 12, 2019
The July launch of the “Advancing American Kidney Health” initiative (AAKH) was a watershed moment when the Federal government decided to shake up the treatment landscape to move from treating kidney disease to one that advances kidney health. The signing[…]Read more...
Oct 22, 2019
By Jason Nothdurft, Kidney Advocacy Committee member and kidney patient The National Kidney Foundation’s New Jersey Kidney Walk took place at Veterans Park in Hamilton Township, Mercer County, in late September. If you’re reading this, you probably already know the[…]Read more...