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131 - My Neighbor Said I Needed These: The Promise of Herbals and Supplements

‐ May 2, 2021 6:00pm

Credits: None available.

Have you worked with a patient who stated, “My neighbor said I should take these supplements because they will make me better.” What was your response? This session addresses this scenario and provides tips for how nurses can handle conversations with patients about herbals and supplements and their potential impact on kidney health.

Continuing Education Instructions and Disclosure Information:

Contact hours available until 5/5/2023.

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:

Planning Committee Disclosures:

There are no Planning Committee disclosures to declare.

Speakers Conflict of Interest Disclosure:
Kristin Larson, MSN, RN, AGNP-BC – Salary from United Health Group and Speaker’s Bureau for AstraZeneca

There are no other speaker disclosures to declare.

Commercial Support and Sponsorship:
No commercial support or sponsorship declared.

Accreditation Statement:
The American Nephrology Nurses Association (ANNA) is accredited with distinction 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.

Learning Outcome:
Upon completion of this activity, the learner will state an increased competence with their ability to talk with patients about herbals and supplements and the potential interaction with prescribed medications.

Credits Available