Medical Practice Member Associations
Nephrology Associates of Northern Illinois (NANI)
Our doctors and staff care for people with kidney disease, kidney injury and difficult to control hypertension. Nephrology Associates of Northern Illinois/Indiana (NANI) is focused on the patient care experience. Not only do we ensure the best care available but we consider the patient’s total experience from scheduling, office locations, and communication to a comprehensive care plan for each patient.
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Renal Physicians Association (RPA)
Renal Physicians Association (RPA) is dedicated to representing and serving nephrology practitioners in their pursuit and delivery of quality renal health care. RPA is a non-profit 501c6 national nephrology specialty medical association. Our programs focus in the areas of practice management, public policy and quality patient care. We are the voice of nephrology practice and a committed advocate to the renal community, payers and federal policy makers. Our membership is comprised of physicians, physician assistants, advanced nurse practitioners and practice managers who are devoted to improving the care of patients with kidney disease and related disorders. The Tower Physician Solutions team participated in the annual RPA conference and has made contributions to the RPA News publication.
Centers for Medicare and Medicare Services (CMS)
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, CMS, is part of the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). Watch a short video to get to know about us and our work, mission, and vision. Or watch a longer version to also get to know the programs we administer including: Medicare, Medicaid, the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP), and the Health Insurance Marketplace.
National Kidney Foundation (NKF)
The National Kidney Foundationis 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.
Hektoen Institute of Medicine
Founded in 1943, the Hektoen Institute of Medicine is one of the largest medical nonprofit organizations in Chicago. For over 60 years, it has promoted medical learning, education, and research in order to extend the boundaries of knowledge and improve the care of the sick. It was named after Ludvig Hektoen, professor of pathology at Rush Medical College who made many advances in science and was considered to be one of the first to devote himself prominently and consistently to medical science. Brian O’Dea, CEO of Tower Physician Solutions, is a member of the Hektoen Board of Directors.
American Society of Nephrology (ASN)
Our vision is to prevent, treat, and cure kidney diseases. ASN leads the fight to prevent, treat, and cure kidney diseases throughout the world by educating health professionals and scientists, advancing research and innovation, communicating new knowledge, and advocating for the highest quality care for patients.