Hepatitis C is increasingly an issue for CKD patients. This session addresses the campaign to test the at-risk population and outcomes to date. Treatment options, including new pharmacotherapies, cost, and outcomes, are also discussed.
Contact hours available until 9/25/19.
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.
Conferences Committee Disclosures:
- Elizabeth St. John – Employee, Fresenius Kidney Care
- Marijo Johnson - Employee, Fresenius Medical Care
Speakers Conflict of Interest Disclosure: Lesley Miller – Grant Funding to Emory University from Gilead Services
There are no other disclosures to declare.
Commercial Support and Sponsorship:
No commercial support or sponsorship declared.
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.
ANNA is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, provider number CEP 00910.
Nephrology nurses will describe an increased ability to recognize, educate, and plan care for patients at risk for, or infected with, Hepatitis C.
Medical Director, Grady Liver Clinic, Associate Professor of Medicine, Division of General Medicine and Geriatrics,
Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA