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10:45am - 12:00pm Central - April 17, 2019

Wednesday
321 - Stop the Train: The Older Adult Using Peritoneal Dialysis
10:45am - 12:00pm Central - April 17, 2019 | Room: Wedgwood Ballroom
Credits Available: 1.25 CH  |  0.50 Rx

This "stop the train" session focuses on the care of older adults using peritoneal dialysis. Case studies are presented to determine the assessment and treatment plans for various patient scenarios.

Continuing Education Instructions and Disclosure Information

Contact hours available until 4/17/2021.

Requirements for Successful Completion:
Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online CNE evaluation. You will be able to print your CNE certificate at any time after you complete the evaluation.

Faculty, Planners, and Speakers Conflict of Interest Disclosure:

Planning Committee Disclosures:
• Marijo Johnson – Employee, Fresenius Medical Care

There are no other disclosures to declare.

Commercial Support and Sponsorship:
No commercial support or sponsorship declared.

Accreditation Statement:
American Nephrology Nurses Association – Provider is accredited with distinction as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Learning Outcome:
After completing this learning activity, the learner will care for older adults receiving peritoneal dialysis safely and efficiently.


Wednesday
322 - Nephrology Nursing Malpractice: How to Avoid Being Sued
10:45am - 12:00pm Central - April 17, 2019 | Room: Coronado Ballroom
Credits Available: 1.25 CH

This session provides nephrology nurses with invaluable information on how to prevent a malpractice case. Case studies and discussion showcase various pitfalls to avoid in your professional life.

Continuing Education Instructions and Disclosure Information

Contact hours available until 4/17/2021.

Requirements for Successful Completion:
Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online CNE evaluation. You will be able to print your CNE certificate at any time after you complete the evaluation.

Faculty, Planners, and Speakers Conflict of Interest Disclosure:

Planning Committee Disclosures:
• Marijo Johnson – Employee, Fresenius Medical Care

There are no other disclosures to declare.

Commercial Support and Sponsorship:
No commercial support or sponsorship declared.

Accreditation Statement:
American Nephrology Nurses Association – Provider is accredited with distinction as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Learning Outcome:
After completing this learning activity, the learner will care for patients effectively and in such a way to protect their license and prevent risk of lawsuits.


Wednesday
323 - Kidney Child Life Specialist
10:45am - 12:00pm Central - April 17, 2019 | Room: Cortez AB
Credits Available: 1.25 CH

Child life specialists are being used to great benefit with pediatric dialysis patients because of the support and developmental expertise they provide. Discussion includes therapeutic play to promote positive coping and the application of this technique in other settings.

Continuing Education Instructions and Disclosure Information

Contact hours available until 4/17/2021.

Requirements for Successful Completion:
Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online CNE evaluation. You will be able to print your CNE certificate at any time after you complete the evaluation.

Faculty, Planners, and Speakers Conflict of Interest Disclosure:

Planning Committee Disclosures:
• Marijo Johnson – Employee, Fresenius Medical Care

There are no other disclosures to declare.

Commercial Support and Sponsorship:
No commercial support or sponsorship declared.

Accreditation Statement:
American Nephrology Nurses Association – Provider is accredited with distinction as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Learning Outcome:
After completing this learning activity, the learner will articulate what a kidney child life specialist is and share that information with administration if their practice could benefit from such expertise.


Wednesday
324 - Acid Base in CKD
10:45am - 12:00pm Central - April 17, 2019 | Room: Trinity Ballroom
Credits Available: 1.25 CH  |  0.50 Rx

This session examines acid base balance in patients with CKD with a focus on differentiating metabolic versus pulmonary imbalances and acute versus chronic imbalances. The impact of the grade of imbalance on kidney function as well as strategies to restore balance across the continuum of CKD are shared.

Continuing Education Instructions and Disclosure Information

Contact hours available until 4/17/2021.

Requirements for Successful Completion:
Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online CNE evaluation. You will be able to print your CNE certificate at any time after you complete the evaluation.

Faculty, Planners, and Speakers Conflict of Interest Disclosure:

Planning Committee Disclosures:
• Marijo Johnson – Employee, Fresenius Medical Care

There are no other disclosures to declare.

Commercial Support and Sponsorship:
No commercial support or sponsorship declared.

Accreditation Statement:
American Nephrology Nurses Association – Provider is accredited with distinction as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Learning Outcome:
After completing this learning activity, the learner will effectively assess a patient’s acid base balance both by physical assessment and ABG analysis, and safely care for the patient.