This session provides an overview of the kidney transplant evaluation process, specific patient considerations (cardiovascular issues, surgical complications, etc.), as well as postoperative medication management and care.
Contact hours available until 4/18/2020.
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: • Marijo Johnson – Employee, Fresenius Medical Care
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.
Learning Outcome: Nephrology nurses state an increased comfort level in talking with patients about the assessments used to determine ability for transplant as well as the evaluations and follow-up care patients will receive.
Professor of Surgery,
University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center