The Chronic Kidney Disease Improvement in Research and Treatment Act of 2017 (H.R. 2644/S. 1890) was introduced by Reps. Tom Marino (R-PA), John Lewis (D-GA), and Peter Roskam (R-IL) and Senators Ben Cardin (D-MD), Roy Blunt (R-MO), and Bill Nelson (D-FL) and aims to improve the public's understanding of, and expand access to, treatment for chronic kidney disease through increased research and innovation, expanded choice opitons for patients and improved patient care and quality outcomes.
The recent introduction of this legislation means now is the ideal time to urge your legislators to add their names as co-sponsors. Take action today on this critical legislation.