Management of Patients on Hemodialysis Before, During, And After Hospitalization: Challenges and Suggestions For Improvements

Management of Patients on Hemodialysis Before, During, And After Hospitalization: Challenges and Suggestions For Improvements


Identification: nnj_ja11A2
Issue: July-August 2011
Volume: Vol. 38, No. 4
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Goal: To provide an overview of the management of patients on hemodialysis before, during, and after hospitalization.

Objectives:

  1. List proactive interventions by dialysis staff to improve care coordination of a patient on hemodialysis before, during, and after hospitalization.
  2. Explain how poor care coordination and lack of effective communication can hinder a patient's recovery time during and after hospitalization.
  3. Describe key programs currently being implemented that have shown success in providing optimal care for the patient on hemodialysis before, during, and after hospitalization.


Acknowledgments/Sources of Support: Medical writing and editorial assistance provided by Norma Padilla, PhD, and Sophia Shumyatsky, PharmD, of ApotheCom Associates, and were supported by Affymax and Takeda Pharmaceuticals North America, Inc.

Statement of Disclosure: Debra Castner disclosed that she is a member of the Affymax nephrology nursing advisory board.

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