Contact Hours: 0.45 Contact hours available until 11/15/19.
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 Authors Conflict of Interest Disclosure: There are no disclosures to declare.
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Accreditation Statement: American Nephrology Nurses’ Association is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
ANNA is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, provider number CEP 00910.
Describe the elements of a patient assessment.
Apply a systemic approach when performing a physical assessment.
Explain when to use the assessment techniques of inspection, palpation, percussion, and auscultation.
Differentiate between findings of patients with CKD and patients with non-CKD.