This module focuses on all the nursing concerns when a patient is utilizing peritoneal dialysis as their treatment modality. Included is information on access, dialysate, patient care and independence, complications that arise, and treatment - medical, pharmaceutical, and psychosocial - for patients utilizing this modality.
Continuing Education Instructions and Disclosure Information:
Contact hours available until 10/12/2023.
Requirements for Successful Completion:
Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online nursing continuing professional development evaluation. You will be able to print your NCPD certificate at any time after you complete the evaluation.
Faculty, Planners, and Speakers Conflict of Interest Disclosure:
Author and Reviewer Disclosures:
Reviewer, Vickie Kanute, BSN, RN, CNN, discloses that she is a consultant for Baxter Healthcare.
There are no other author or reviewer disclosures to declare.
Speaker Conflict of Interest Disclosure:
There are no speaker disclosures to declare.
Commercial Support and Sponsorship:
No commercial support or sponsorship declared.
The American Nephrology Nurses Association (ANNA) is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
ANNA is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP 17499.
ANNA urges participants to be aware of the CE requirements for re-licensure in the states in which they hold a license.
After completing this learning activity, the participant will have increased depth of knowledge about peritoneal dialysis as a treatment modality and improved preparedness for the NNCC certification exam.