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: • Denise Murcek – Employee, Fresenius Medical Care • Dawn Koonkongsatian – Employee, Fresenius Medical Care • Melissa Nesmith-Vester – Employee, Aegerion • Elizabeth St. John - Employee, Fresenius Medical Care • Kyra Trappett – Employee, DaVita • Kimberly Waugh – 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 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: • Recognize the need for better patient preparation of expectations from admission for transplant surgery to discharge. (Diane Derkowski, MA, RN, CNN, CCTC) • Identify the steps to reduce the amount of time from evaluation to placement on the national kidney transplant waitlist. (Geraldine Zingraf, MBA, MS, RN, CNN, CCTC) • Identify the most common factor contributing to falls in dialysis patients based on patient perspective. (Claire Taylor Schiller, BAN, RN)
MA, RN, CNN, CCTC,
RN Kidney Transplant Coordinator,
Atrium Health - Carolinas Medical Center