The Beers Criteria for determining the appropriateness of using various medications in older adults is the basis of this presentation. Application of this information to patients with CKD is also explored.
Continuing Education Instructions and Disclosure Information
Contact hours available until 4/17/2021.
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.
Accreditation Statement: 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: After completing this learning activity, the learner will describe an increased utilization of tools such as the Beers criteria for determining the appropriateness of medications for older adults.
PhD, RN, CNN, AGNP-C, GS-C, CNE, LNC, FAAN,
Associate Clinical Professor,
Emory University / Nell Hodgson Woodruff School of Nursing