President Trump signs executive order aimed at transforming kidney care

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(WIVB)– President Trump has signed an executive order aimed at transforming kidney care.

The goal is to reduce the number of kidney patients by 25% by 2030 and provide incentives for preventive care.

The plan includes educating and treating people with early forms of kidney disease and to make transplants easier to get.

This is the first kidney-focused executive order since 1973.

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