Caring for Our Patients 2020

October 29, 2020

Thank you for attending Caring for Our Patients 2020 on Thursday, October 29th, 2020.

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Target Audience

  • Social Workers

Learning Objectives

  • Discuss the definition of medical cannabis and how it is used
  • Identify the physical and psychological impact of medical cannabis use among patients with chronic kidney disease
  • Describe how NASW Code of Ethics informs practice
  • Analyze obstacles related to making ethical decisions involving dialysis patients/families
  • Identify ethical issues related to bias in health care delivery for diverse, multi-faceted populations
  • Discuss the application of the ethical decision-making process to bias situations in dialysis
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 5.00 Attendance
  • 5.00 ASWB Continuing Education Clock Hours
  • 3.00 ASWB Ethics Hours
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
10/29/2020 - 9:00am EDT
Event ends: 
10/29/2020 - 3:00pm EDT

Social Worker

As a Jointly Accredited Organization, the National Kidney Foundation is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved under this program. State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit. The National Kidney Foundation maintains responsibility for this course. Social workers completing this course receive 5.0 continuing education credits.

Licensed social workers should contact their individual jurisdiction to review current continuing education requirements for licensure renewal.

Available Credit

  • 5.00 Attendance
  • 5.00 ASWB Continuing Education Clock Hours
  • 3.00 ASWB Ethics Hours


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