CKD in Primary Care: Applying Key Concepts through CKD Case Studies

A PCPs true confession and case study breakdown provides key insights into primary care priorities and barriers for CKD population health management in this workshop. The activity ends by reviewing the CKD change package as a tool for primary care.

Upon completion of this module, we invite you to join in the: Ask the Expert: Chronic Kidney Disease Learning Series. Each event offers expert perspectives on key CKD population health strategies and includes direct feedback to questions submitted by participating care teams. These informal one-hour sessions provide attendees an opportunity to explore CKD care and ask questions of faculty expert in CKD guidelines and management.

Target Audience

  • Physicians 
  • Family Physicians
  • Physician Assistants 
  • Nurse Practitioners
  • Nurses 

Learning Objectives

  • Identify obstacles and determine solutions for adopting CKD population health strategies within the primary care practice.
  • Recognize impact and define tangible outcomes that can come from application of NKF CKD Change package
     
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AAFP Prescribed Credits
  • 1.00 AANP Contact Hours
  • 1.00 ABIM MOC
  • 0.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 Category I Credit for Physician Assistants
  • 1.00 ANCC Nurse Contact Hours
  • 1.00 Attendance
Course opens: 
07/27/2020
Course expires: 
07/20/2021
Cost:
$0.00
Rating: 
0
Faculty Disclosures:

Chet Fox, MD
Chief Medical Officer
Urban Family Practice 
Buffalo, New York
Disclosure: Has no financial relationships with commercial interest(s).

Planning Committee Disclosures:

Victoria Page, MBA, BSN, RN
Consultant
National Kidney Foundation
New York, NY
Disclosure: Has no financial relationships with commercial interest(s).

Jessica Joseph, MBA
Senior Vice President, Scientific Operations
National Kidney Foundation
New York, NY
Disclosure: Has no financial relationships with commercial interest(s).

Kathryn Troy, MPH
Senior Continuing Medical Education Manager
National Kidney Foundation
New York, NY
Disclosure: Has no financial relationships with commercial interest(s).

Brianna Burge
Professional Education Coordinator
National Kidney Foundation
New York, NY
Disclosure: Has no financial relationships with commercial interest(s).

Reviewer Disclosures

Kelly Beers, DO
Assistant Professor
Albany Medical College
Albany, NY
Disclosure: Has no financial relationships with commercial interest(s).

Declaration of Disclosure

It is the policy of the National Kidney Foundation (NKF) to ensure balance, independence, objectivity, and scientific rigor in all CME/CE activities. Any individual who has control over CME/CE content is required to disclose to learners prior to the activity any relevant financial relationship(s) they may have with commercial interests supporting this activity or whose products or devices are discussed in this activity.  
If, on the basis of information disclosed, a perceived conflict exists, resolution will be achieved based on NKF's Disclosure and Conflict of Interest Policy.

Unlabeled/Investigational Use

During their presentations, faculty may discuss an unlabeled use or an investigational use not approved for a commercial product. Each faculty member is required to disclose this information to the audience when referring to an unlabeled or investigational use.
 

In support of improving patient care, the National Kidney Foundation is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Physician

The National Kidney Foundation designates this enduring activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 1.0 MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine's (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider's responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.

Family Physician

This enduring material activity Chronic Kidney Disease in Primary Care: Implementing Best Practices to Improve Outcomes has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 1.0 Prescribed credit(s) by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Term of credit begins [insert date]. Term of approval is for one year from this date. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

The activity is available for credit through July 20, 2021

Nurse Practitioner and Nurse

Awarded 1.0 contact hours of continuing nursing education.

Physician Assistant 

National Kidney Foundation has been authorized by the American Academy of PAs (AAPA) to award AAPA Category 1 CME credit for activities planned in accordance with AAPA CME Criteria. This activity is designated for 1.0 AAPA Category 1 CME credits. Approval is valid until July 20, 2021. PAs should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation.
 

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AAFP Prescribed Credits
  • 1.00 AANP Contact Hours
  • 1.00 ABIM MOC
  • 0.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 Category I Credit for Physician Assistants
  • 1.00 ANCC Nurse Contact Hours
  • 1.00 Attendance

Price

Cost:
$0.00
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DISCLAIMER:

The faculty and National Kidney Foundation (NKF) do not recommend the use of any pharmaceutical, diagnostic test, or device outside of the labeled indications as approved by the FDA. Please refer to the official prescribing information for each product for approved indications, contraindications, and warnings.

Information contained in this NKF educational resource is based upon current data available at the time of publication. Information is intended to help clinicians become aware of new scientific findings and developments.  This NKF educational resource is not intended to set out a preferred standard of care and should not be construed as one. Neither should the information be interpreted as prescribing an exclusive course of management.

Variations in practice will inevitably and appropriately occur when clinicians take into account the needs of individual patients, available resources, and limitations unique to an institution or type of practice. Every healthcare professional making use of information in this NKF educational resource is responsible for interpreting the data as it pertains to clinical decision making in each individual patient.