Leaders and health policy experts from several national nursing and health professional organizations discuss the current legislative, regulatory, and policy initiatives aimed at addressing the issues affecting nurse well-being. This two-part program explores many of the issues currently straining the well-being of the nephrology nursing profession, including staffing, burnout, work environment, and COVID-19. In addition, presenters focus on what nephrology nurses can do to advocate for policies to improve their well-being in the workplace.
Continuing Education Instructions and Disclosure Information:
Contact hours available until 10/3/2024.
Requirements for Successful Completion: Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online nursing continuing professional development (NCPD) evaluation. You will be able to print your NCPD certificate at any time after you complete the evaluation.
Disclosure of relevant financial relationships with ineligible companies (planners, faculty/speakers, reviewers):
Planning Committee Disclosures: Christine Corbett, DNP, FNP-BC, CNN-NP, FNKF – Advisory Board Member for the National Kidney Foundation (NKF) and Speakers Bureau for GSK Anemia.
There are no other Planning Committee disclosures to declare.
Speaker Disclosures: There are no speaker disclosures to declare.
Commercial Support: No commercial support 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: Upon completion of this activity, the learner will be able to verbalize the importance of advocacy for nephrology patients.
ANNA Health Policy Consultant,
Senior Policy Advisor,
PhD, RN, FAAN,
American Nurses Association (ANA)