NeP4V program manual updates and new FAQ

March 30, 2021

‚ÄčIndependence recently updated the nephrology pay for value (NeP4V) program manual. This program is designed to continually improve the quality of medical care and service provided to Commercial and Medicare Advantage members with late-stage chronic kidney disease (CKD) and end-stage renal disease (ESRD).

Please refer to the value-based programs webpage for updates to the NeP4V program and access to the program manual. A complete list of the program prerequisites and payment incentives are outlined in the program manual.


A frequently asked questions (FAQ) document is available to answer questions about the NeP4V program. To review the FAQ, visit the frequently asked questions archive.

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If you cannot find the information you are looking for in the program manual or the FAQs, or have further questions, please email Joanne Seader, RN, BSN, CDN, Director, Kidney Care Program, at Be sure to include your name, contact number, and provider ID number in your email.