Table 3.

Evolution of anemia-related quality measures included in the Quality Incentive Program, a pay-for-performance program for dialysis facilities from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services

Payment YearPerformance PeriodPerformance Standard: Patient Hemoglobin Levels (%)Transfusion Measure
<10 g/dl>12 g/dl
20122010226
2013201116
201420125
201520131
201620140
20172015
20182016Risk adjusted