Entire Conference - 18.5 CH Included

Apr 14, 2019 ‐ Apr 17, 2019


This package includes 18.5 contact hours (which expire on 4/17/2021).

Does not include Pre-Conference Sessions.

Members: $375.00
Standard: $450.00

Products

Hemodialysis - Organ Stunning

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Hemodialysis - Organ Stunning

Apr 15, 2019 4:15pm ‐ Apr 15, 2019 5:15pm

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 discuss the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services guidelines for fluid removal in acute and chronic settings, organ stunning and its effects, as well as the role of the dialysis team in implementing those guidelines.

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

Advanced Practice - APRN-Led CKD Clinics

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Advanced Practice - APRN-Led CKD Clinics

Apr 15, 2019 4:15pm ‐ Apr 15, 2019 5:15pm

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 describe the differences in APN practices as well as current recommended guidelines in order to incorporate provided ideas and tools in their own professional practice.

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

Administration - Yodeling Away Generational Gaps in Communication and Leadership

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Administration - Yodeling Away Generational Gaps in Communication and Leadership

Apr 15, 2019 4:15pm ‐ Apr 15, 2019 5:15pm

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 describe solutions for attracting and retaining younger generations to the practice of nephrology nursing.

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

Pediatrics - All I Ate Was a Hamburger!

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Pediatrics - All I Ate Was a Hamburger!

Apr 15, 2019 4:15pm ‐ Apr 15, 2019 5:15pm

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 state an increased ability to implement care for patients with hemolytic uremic syndrome, including the symptoms impacted by the patient’s diet.

Speaker(s):
  • Barbara Cometti, MA, BSN, RN, CDN, Nursing Operations Manager, Orlando Health - Arnold Palmer Hospital for Children
  • Suzan Stephens, BSN, RN, CNN, Staff Nurse, Children's Hospital Colorado
Members: $30.00
Standard: $40.00

Educator - Strategies to Improve Current Issues in Nephrology Education

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Educator - Strategies to Improve Current Issues in Nephrology Education

Apr 15, 2019 4:15pm ‐ Apr 15, 2019 5:15pm

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 discuss techniques for educating patients, and recruiting and retaining educators with appropriate qualifications.

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

The Impact of Food and Medications in the CKD Patient

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The Impact of Food and Medications in the CKD Patient

Apr 16, 2019 7:00am ‐ Apr 16, 2019 8:30am

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:
Supported by an educational grant from Relypsa, Inc.

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 describe an increased ability to educate patients about hyperkalemia and the impact of diet and medication on their treatment plan.

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

Ins and Outs of Clinic Development in Nephrology Practices

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Ins and Outs of Clinic Development in Nephrology Practices

Apr 16, 2019 10:30am ‐ Apr 16, 2019 11:45am

If you are interested in starting an APRN-led CKD clinic, this session is for you! From the beginning details to guideline development, financial considerations, and impact on quality of care, learn about the many factors involved in establishing a CKD clinic in a nephrology practice.

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 state an increased confidence in managing their role when assisting with the development of a new CKD clinic.

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

Pressure Injuries

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Pressure Injuries

Apr 16, 2019 10:30am ‐ Apr 16, 2019 11:45am

Develop a more in-depth understanding of pressure injury risk and prevention in patients in clinics, at home, and in acute care settings. Learn tips and techniques for assessing for pressure injuries in dialysis units when patients are fully clothed and what staff can do to help prevent pressure injuries.

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 describe methods of assessing for and treating pressure injuries in ambulatory patients while protecting privacy and dignity.

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

Recognition of the Patient Abusing Alcohol

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Recognition of the Patient Abusing Alcohol

Apr 16, 2019 10:30am ‐ Apr 16, 2019 11:45am

It is important for clinicians to be able to recognize alcohol abuse in patients. This session addresses alcohol cues, index of suspicion, and assessment tools. In addition, discover ways to initiate a discussion about alcohol abuse and to identify the effect of an individual’s support system on recovery.

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 describe assessments that will assist in recognizing signs and symptoms of alcohol abuse in patients with CKD.

Speaker(s):
  • Sally S. Russell, MN, CMSRN, CNE, Director of Education Services, American Nephrology Nurses Association
Members: $30.00
Standard: $40.00

Palliative Dialysis as an Option for Older Adults

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Palliative Dialysis as an Option for Older Adults

Apr 16, 2019 10:30am ‐ Apr 16, 2019 11:45am

Traditionally, older adults on dialysis have been considered higher risk than younger patients. Dr. Hain shares information about newer treatment models for older adults with end-stage renal disease and explores the concept of palliative dialysis in this important session for nurses who care for older patients.

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 be able to educate patients and significant others about palliative dialysis in older adults and the implications for their care and comfort.

Speaker(s):
  • Debra J. Hain, PhD, APRN, AGPCNP-BC, FAAN, FAANP, FNKF, Nurse Practitioner, Cleveland Clinic Florida, Department of Nephrology
Members: $30.00
Standard: $40.00