Entire Conference - CH a la carte

Sep 21, 2018 ‐ Sep 24, 2018


Does not include Pre-Conference Sessions. After content is purchased, CH is available for: $15 per session

Standard: $274.00
Members: $199.00

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Ultrafiltration: The Good and the Bad

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Ultrafiltration: The Good and the Bad

Sep 23, 2018 10:00am ‐ Sep 23, 2018 11:30am

What is ultrafiltration? What is the nurse’s role? What do nurses need to assess in patients? All these questions and more are addressed during this session.

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: Elizabeth St. John – Employee, Fresenius Kidney 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:

Nephrology nurses working in hemodialysis will determine ways to meet patient outcomes for fluid removal of less than or equal to 13 ml/kgm/hour, and will help patients reach their established dry weights without putting them at cardiovascular risk for organ stunning.

Speaker(s):
Standard: $40.00
Members: $30.00

Home Hemodialysis: Patient-Centered Dialysis While Maintaining Safety and Efficacy

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Home Hemodialysis: Patient-Centered Dialysis While Maintaining Safety and Efficacy

Sep 23, 2018 10:00am ‐ Sep 23, 2018 11:30am

This session provides an overview of home hemodialysis modalities, including treatment benefits, potential safety concerns, and considerations when receiving assistance from a care partner versus self-treatment.

Continuing Education Instructions and Disclosure Information


Contact hours available until 9/24/2020.


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: Elizabeth St. John – Employee, Fresenius Kidney 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:

Nephrology nurses will state an increased comfort with talking to patients about home hemodialysis and working with patients in their homes to increase treatment safety and efficacy.

Speaker(s):
Standard: $40.00
Members: $30.00

Heart of the Matter: Cardiac/Kidney Connections

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Heart of the Matter: Cardiac/Kidney Connections

Sep 23, 2018 10:00am ‐ Sep 23, 2018 11:30am

This session assists clinicians in managing cardiac complications in patients with kidney disease. Heart failure, cardiorenal failure, secondary hypertension, and interpretation of echocardiograms are covered.

Continuing Education Instructions and Disclosure Information

Contact hours available until 9/24/2020.


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: Elizabeth St. John – Employee, Fresenius Kidney 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:

Nephrology nurses will state an increased ability to plan care for patients with cardiac and kidney disease.

Speaker(s):
  • Leah Foster Smith, MSN, APRN, FNP-BC, CNN-NP, FNKF, Director of Advanced Practitioners, Metrolina Nephrology Associates
Standard: $40.00
Members: $30.00

Building a Repository of Patient Education Resources

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Building a Repository of Patient Education Resources

Sep 23, 2018 10:00am ‐ Sep 23, 2018 11:30am

Learn more about available resources for patient education and how to select the appropriate education resource to meet the needs of each patient.

Continuing Education Instructions and Disclosure Information


Contact hours available until 9/24/2020.


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: Elizabeth St. John – Employee, Fresenius Kidney Care

Speaker Disclosure: Marijo Johnson (Session 214) – 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:
Nephrology nurses will list educational resources useful when providing patient education on the unit.

Speaker(s):
Standard: $40.00
Members: $30.00

Preserving Kidney Function

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Preserving Kidney Function

Sep 23, 2018 2:45pm ‐ Sep 23, 2018 3:45pm

A goal for all patients – across the lifespan and across the disease continuum – is to preserve kidney function for as long as possible. Learn more about methods to achieve this goal.

Continuing Education Instructions and Disclosure Information


Contact hours available until 9/24/2020.


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: Elizabeth St. John – Employee, Fresenius Kidney 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:
Nephrology nurses will state nursing and medical interventions aimed at preserving a patient’s kidney function as long as possible.

Speaker(s):
Standard: $40.00
Members: $30.00

Dealing with Your Own Emotions

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Dealing with Your Own Emotions

Sep 23, 2018 2:45pm ‐ Sep 23, 2018 3:45pm

Learn how to identify resources to help nurses effectively manage the emotional impact of patient care and methods to develop resiliency.

Continuing Education Instructions and Disclosure Information


Contact hours available until 9/24/2020.


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: Elizabeth St. John – Employee, Fresenius Kidney 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:

Nephrology nurses will state an increased ability to recognize and manage their own emotions.

Speaker(s):
Standard: $40.00
Members: $30.00

Hospital U-Turns: Preventing Rehospitalizations

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Hospital U-Turns: Preventing Rehospitalizations

Sep 23, 2018 2:45pm ‐ Sep 23, 2018 3:45pm

This session focuses on strategies to prevent frequent rehospitalizations in patients with kidney disease. Transition care planning, medication reconciliation, care coordination, and the nurse’s role in daily assessments and post hospitalization are addressed.

Continuing Education Instructions and Disclosure Information


Contact hours available until 9/24/2020.


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: Elizabeth St. John – Employee, Fresenius Kidney 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:
Nephrology nurses will state a plan of education and interventions with a goal of decreasing hospital readmissions for patients with CKD to inpatient units.

Speaker(s):
  • Jodi Conti, BSN, RN, Director, Care Management, Fresenius Health Partners, Austin, TX
Standard: $40.00
Members: $30.00

The Complicated Access: Assessment, Evaluation, and Treatment Strategies

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The Complicated Access: Assessment, Evaluation, and Treatment Strategies

Sep 23, 2018 2:45pm ‐ Sep 23, 2018 3:45pm

Develop strategies for managing a patient with a complicated access, including assessment, evaluation, and treatment options.

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: Elizabeth St. John – Employee, Fresenius Kidney 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:

Nephrology nurses will state an increased ability to assess, evaluate, and use appropriate treatment strategies when caring for a patient with a complicated access.

Speaker(s):
Standard: $40.00
Members: $30.00

Reducing Staff Fatigue and Burnout

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Reducing Staff Fatigue and Burnout

Sep 23, 2018 4:00pm ‐ Sep 23, 2018 5:00pm

This session addresses work practices that contribute to staff fatigue and the impact of burnout on patient safety and quality of care. Strategies to reduce staff fatigue/burnout are also 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: Elizabeth St. John – Employee, Fresenius Kidney 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:

Nurse managers will state an increased ability to address staff fatigue and burnout and implement techniques to manage these issues on the unit.

Speaker(s):
Standard: $40.00
Members: $30.00

Recurrent Focal Segmental Glomerulosclerosis in Post-Transplant Patients (Pediatrics and Adults)

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Recurrent Focal Segmental Glomerulosclerosis in Post-Transplant Patients (Pediatrics and Adults)

Sep 23, 2018 4:00pm ‐ Sep 23, 2018 5:00pm

Review the risk factors, clinical presentation, treatment options, and prognosis for children and adults with focal segmental glomerulosclerosis.

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: Elizabeth St. John – Employee, Fresenius Kidney 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:

Nephrology nurses will state the assessment and management of post-transplant patients who develop recurrent focal segmental glomerulosclerosis.

Speaker(s):
Standard: $40.00
Members: $30.00