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Journal of Renal Nutrition CPE Program
Target audience
  • Dietitian
Content area(s)
  • Dialysis
  • Nutrition
  • Other topic
  • Patient Safety
Credits** See program for all credit information
Polypharmacy
This activity defines “polypharmacy” and demonstrates how it harms dialysis patients and contributes to non-adherence.  Essential information on drug-drug and drug-food interactions is presented, along with a discussion of the high pill burden encountered in dialysis.
Target audience
  • Dietitian
Content area(s)
  • Nutrition
  • Other topic
Credits** 1.5
Albumin - Marker of Malnutrition or Inflammation?
This activity focuses on albumin as a biochemical marker which is greatly influenced by inflammation. It also provides guidance on how dietitians can assess and accurately diagnose malnutrition/protein energy wasting, as well as the importance of knowing the underlying cause.
Target audience
  • Dietitian
Content area(s)
  • Nutrition
  • Other topic
Credits** 1.5
Guiding Hispanics and African Americans Towards Transplant and Home Modalities
This educational activity will provide nephrology social workers with communication strategies in an effort to assist in providing transplant and home modality education for Hispanic & African American patients.
Target audience
  • Social Worker
Content area(s)
  • Other topic
  • Psychosocial
  • Transplantation
Credits** 1.5
Water: Crucial Levels and Interventions
Water treatment systems used in dialysis are critical to the overall care received by dialysis patients; they also provide one of the greatest hazards to the patients if they are not functioning properly.
Target audience
  • Dialysis Technician
  • Nurse
Content area(s)
  • Dialysis
  • Other topic
  • Patient Safety
Credits** 1
Journal of Nephrology Social Work CE Program
Credit for each Journal of Nephrology Social Work (JNSW) CE article may be earned for u
Target audience
  • Social Worker
Content area(s)
Credits** See program for all credit information
Psychosocial Aspects of Living Kidney Donations and Role of the Living Donor Advocate
This educational activity will help social workers to understand the landscape of live donor kidney transplantation. Participants will learn the latest evidence about quality of life outcomes for kidney donors, & new standards to ensure their decisions & autonomy are honored.
Target audience
  • Social Worker
Content area(s)
  • Dialysis
  • Other topic
  • Professional Development
  • Psychosocial
  • Transplantation
Credits** 1.5
“Get Linked In” – Defining and Integrating the Social Work Role within the Dialysis Team
This educational activity will empower Social Workers to utilize theoretical frameworks and expertise within the interdisciplinary team to improve the dialysis patient's quality outcomes and quality of life.  
Target audience
  • Social Worker
Content area(s)
  • Other topic
  • Professional Development
  • Psychosocial
Credits** 1.5
Western Diets: Are We Killing Our Patients?
This activity will address how the westernization of diet has affected CKD patients.
Target audience
  • Dietitian
Content area(s)
  • Nutrition
  • Other topic
Credits** 1.5
Social Work Collaboration: A Powerful Tool to Enhance Care for Transplant Patients
This educational activity will further educate both transplant and dialysis social workers on how they can better collaborate together along with the importance of this and how directly relates to improved patient outcomes. 
Target audience
  • Social Worker
Content area(s)
  • Other topic
  • Psychosocial
  • Transplantation
Credits** 1

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