National Symposium 2014

010a - Certification Review Course: Chronic Kidney Disease

Apr 13, 2014 7:30am ‐ Apr 13, 2014 8:45am


Description

This workshop provides a comprehensive review of nephrology nursing, including concepts of nephrology and treatment modalities, and is ideal for those interested in becoming certified in nephrology nursing.  Test-taking tips are also included. Not ready to take the  certification exam, but just want to broaden your knowledge base? This course provides a valuable knowledge base for all nephrology nurses.

Contact hours available until 4/16/2016.

Requirements for Successful Completion:
Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online CNE evaluation.

Speaker, Faculty, Planners and Authors Conflict of Interest Disclosure:
Speaker(s) have no disclosures to declare.

Planning Committee:
• Annette Hood discloses that she is a member of the Amgen speakers’ bureau.
• Denise Murcek discloses other financial/material support as an employee of the VA Medical Center.
• Elizabeth St. John discloses other financial/material support as an employee of Fresenius Medical Care.
• Kyra Trappett discloses other financial/material support as an employee of DaVita.

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

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.

Objectives:
• Identify patients who have or are at risk for developing CKD.
• Describe strategies to slow progression to ESRD.
• Discuss occurrence, prevention, and treatment of complications and co-morbid conditions of CKD.

Speaker(s):

  • Deborah H. Brooks, MSN, RN, APN-BC, CNN, CNN-NP, Nurse Practitioner/Research Coordinator at Medical University of South Carolina

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