High value intervention in chronic kidney disease

The information below relates to the CVD prevention pathway.

  • Undertake systematic audit across practices to improve detection and management of CKD, and use audit data to focus quality improvement initiatives
  • Consider commissioning CKD graphical surveillance to detect progression of CKD
  • Work with practices and local authorities to maximise NHS Health Check uptake and follow up
  • Build local primary care leadership to challenge unwarranted variation and drive quality improvement in detection and management
  • Support people to self-manage their condition and make decisions about their own health to improve their quality of life
  • Use practice based pharmacists to optimise management and risk reduction

Further information

Download the CVD prevention pathway.