Venous Needle Dislodgement In Patients on Hemodialysis

Venous Needle Dislodgement In Patients on Hemodialysis

Identification: nnj_nd12A1
Volume: Vol. 39, No. 6
Issue: November-December 2012
Credits (Post Test and/or Evaluation Required)
Available until 12/31/2014
  • 1.40 - CH
  • 0.00 - Rx


Contact hours available until 12/31/2014.

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

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American Nephrology Nurses’ Association is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

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  • Describe the serious impact that can occur from venous needle dislodgement.
  • Explain the findings regarding incidence of venous needle dislodgement as discovered by the ANNA Venous Needle Dislodgement Survey and Literature Review.
  • Discuss practice recommendations for nephrology nurses and other health care providers who treat patients undergoing hemodialysis.



Credits Available

Expired On: Dec 31, 2014

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