COVID-19 has impacted the lives of people and healthcare professionals in unprecedented ways. What have we learned about the management of this infection? And how does that impact the nephrology nurse? This session focuses on priority nursing actions when caring for patients who have COVID-19, which leads into the education patients should receive at discharge. The long-term effects of COVID-19 is a major discussion point as we discuss caring for our patients.
Continuing Education Instructions and Disclosure Information:
Contact hours available until 9/19/2023.
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: There are no speaker disclosures to declare.
Commercial Support and Sponsorship: No commercial support or sponsorship declared.
Accreditation Statement: 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.
Learning Outcome: After completing this educational activity, the learner will be able to describe how the management of patients with COVID-19 has evolved and how it affects the care of patients with kidney disease.
DNP, RN, CIC,
Director of Infection Prevention,
George Washington University Hospital