Pre-Conference 010: Health Policy Workshop

Sep 16, 2021 ‐ Sep 16, 2021


This package includes 5.75 contact hours (which expire on 9/19/2023).

Members: $125.00
Standard: $155.00

Products

Health Policy Workshop: Welcome, Update Nursing Legislation & Funding Issues, Kidney Community Legislative Issues

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Health Policy Workshop: Welcome, Update Nursing Legislation & Funding Issues, Kidney Community Legislative Issues

Sep 16, 2021 8:30am ‐ Sep 16, 2021 10:00am

This workshop features key legislative, regulatory, and health policy issues affecting nephrology nursing, and provides training on effective advocacy outreach. In addition, information is provided to “virtually lobby” Members of Congress to have your voice heard on the issues of greatest concern to the nephrology nursing profession.

Continuing Education Instructions and Disclosure Information:

Contact hours available until 9/19/2023.

Requirements for Successful Completion:

Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online nursing continuing professional development evaluation. You will be able to print your NCPD certificate at any time after you complete the evaluation.

Faculty, Planners, and Speakers Conflict of Interest Disclosure:

Planning Committee Disclosures:

There are no Planning Committee disclosures to declare.

Speakers Conflict of Interest Disclosure:

There are no speaker disclosures to declare.

Commercial Support and Sponsorship:

No commercial support or sponsorship declared.

Accreditation Statement:
The American Nephrology Nurses Association (ANNA) is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

ANNA is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP 17499.

ANNA urges participants to be aware of the CE requirements for re-licensure in the states in which they hold a license.

Learning Outcome:

After completing this educational activity, the learner will have increased knowledge related to current legislative, regulatory, and health policy issues affecting nephrology nursing.

Speaker(s):
  • Donna J. Bednarski, MSN, RN, ANP-BC, CNN, CNP, Nurse Practitioner, Harper University Hospital
  • James Twaddell, ANNA Health Policy Consultant, Senior Vice President, The District Policy Group at Drinker Biddle & Reath
  • David F. Walz, MBA, BSN, RN, CNN, FACHE, Senior Director, CentraCare Health
  • Rachel Stevenson, MA, Director of Government Affairs, American Association of College of Nursing (AACN)
  • Troy Zimmerman, Special Projects Director, National Kidney Foundation

Health Policy Workshop: ESRD Payment, AAKHI, and Other Regulatory Issues, QIP and Quality Measures

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Health Policy Workshop: ESRD Payment, AAKHI, and Other Regulatory Issues, QIP and Quality Measures

Sep 16, 2021 10:15am ‐ Sep 16, 2021 12:00pm

This workshop features key legislative, regulatory, and health policy issues affecting nephrology nursing, and provides training on effective advocacy outreach. In addition, information is provided to “virtually lobby” Members of Congress to have your voice heard on the issues of greatest concern to the nephrology nursing profession.

Continuing Education Instructions and Disclosure Information:

Contact hours available until 9/19/2023.

Requirements for Successful Completion:

Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online nursing continuing professional development evaluation. You will be able to print your NCPD certificate at any time after you complete the evaluation.

Faculty, Planners, and Speakers Conflict of Interest Disclosure:

Planning Committee Disclosures:

There are no Planning Committee disclosures to declare.

Speakers Conflict of Interest Disclosure:
There are no speaker disclosures to declare.

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

Accreditation Statement:
The American Nephrology Nurses Association (ANNA) is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

ANNA is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP 17499.

ANNA urges participants to be aware of the CE requirements for re-licensure in the states in which they hold a license.

Learning Outcome:
After completing this educational activity, the learner will have increased knowledge related to current legislative, regulatory, and health policy issues affecting nephrology nursing.

Speaker(s):
  • Donna J. Bednarski, MSN, RN, ANP-BC, CNN, CNP, Nurse Practitioner, Harper University Hospital
  • James Twaddell, ANNA Health Policy Consultant, Senior Vice President, The District Policy Group at Drinker Biddle & Reath
  • Kathy Lester, JD, MPH, Attorney, Patton Boggs
  • Lisa McGonigal, MD, MPH, Director of Healthcare Quality, Kidney Care Partners

Health Policy Workshop: COVID-19 and Nephrology Nursing, Home Dialysis Issues

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Health Policy Workshop: COVID-19 and Nephrology Nursing, Home Dialysis Issues

Sep 16, 2021 1:00pm ‐ Sep 16, 2021 2:45pm

This workshop features key legislative, regulatory, and health policy issues affecting nephrology nursing, and provides training on effective advocacy outreach. In addition, information is provided to “virtually lobby” Members of Congress to have your voice heard on the issues of greatest concern to the nephrology nursing profession.

Continuing Education Instructions and Disclosure Information:

Contact hours available until 9/19/2023.

Requirements for Successful Completion:

Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online nursing continuing professional development evaluation. You will be able to print your NCPD certificate at any time after you complete the evaluation.

Faculty, Planners, and Speakers Conflict of Interest Disclosure:

Planning Committee Disclosures:

There are no Planning Committee disclosures to declare.

Speakers Conflict of Interest Disclosure:
Tamara Kear, PhD, RN, CNN, FAAN discloses that she is ANNA's Executive Director and on the Scientific Advisory Board for Kibow Biotech, Inc.

There are no other speaker disclosures to declare.

Commercial Support and Sponsorship:

No commercial support or sponsorship declared.

Accreditation Statement:

The American Nephrology Nurses Association (ANNA) is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

ANNA is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP 17499.

ANNA urges participants to be aware of the CE requirements for re-licensure in the states in which they hold a license.

Learning Outcome:
After completing this educational activity, the learner will have increased knowledge related to current legislative, regulatory, and health policy issues affecting nephrology nursing.

Speaker(s):
  • Donna J. Bednarski, MSN, RN, ANP-BC, CNN, CNP, Nurse Practitioner, Harper University Hospital
  • James Twaddell, ANNA Health Policy Consultant, Senior Vice President, The District Policy Group at Drinker Biddle & Reath
  • Molly L. Cahill, MSN, NP-C, APRN, BC, CNN, FNKF, Nurse Practitioner, KC Kidney Consultants
  • Tamara M. Kear, PhD, RN, CNN, FAAN, Executive Director, American Nephrology Nurses Association (ANNA)
  • Donna R. Painter, MS, RN, CNN, Surveyor, National Dialysis Accreditation Commission

Health Policy Workshop: The Texas Freeze: Case Study on Emergency Preparedness, Wrap up and Next Steps

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Health Policy Workshop: The Texas Freeze: Case Study on Emergency Preparedness, Wrap up and Next Steps

Sep 16, 2021 3:00pm ‐ Sep 16, 2021 4:30pm

This workshop features key legislative, regulatory, and health policy issues affecting nephrology nursing, and provides training on effective advocacy outreach. In addition, information is provided to “virtually lobby” Members of Congress to have your voice heard on the issues of greatest concern to the nephrology nursing profession.

Continuing Education Instructions and Disclosure Information:

Contact hours available until 9/19/2023.

Requirements for Successful Completion:

Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online nursing continuing professional development evaluation. You will be able to print your NCPD certificate at any time after you complete the evaluation.

Faculty, Planners, and Speakers Conflict of Interest Disclosure:

Planning Committee Disclosures:

There are no Planning Committee disclosures to declare.

Speakers Conflict of Interest Disclosure:
There are no speaker disclosures to declare.

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

Accreditation Statement:
The American Nephrology Nurses Association (ANNA) is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

ANNA is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP 17499.

ANNA urges participants to be aware of the CE requirements for re-licensure in the states in which they hold a license.

Learning Outcome:
After completing this educational activity, the learner will have increased knowledge related to current legislative, regulatory, and health policy issues affecting nephrology nursing.

Speaker(s):
  • Donna J. Bednarski, MSN, RN, ANP-BC, CNN, CNP, Nurse Practitioner, Harper University Hospital
  • James Twaddell, ANNA Health Policy Consultant, Senior Vice President, The District Policy Group at Drinker Biddle & Reath
  • Freddy Warner, JD, Chief Government Relations Officer, Memorial Hermann Health System
  • Tanya D. Scott, MSN, RN, CNN, Director of Patient Services - Dialysis and Apheresis, Baylor St. Luke's Medical Center
  • Stan Langhofer, RN, CNN, Regional Vice President, American Renal Management
  • Glenda M. Payne, MS, RN, CNN, Principal, Chief Compliance Officer, National Dialysis Accreditation Commission
  • Keely Lenoir, BS, Program Manager, Kidney Community Emergency Response