Webinar: Best Practices for CKD and Diabetes Care in a Primary Care Setting

December 18, 2020

This webinar will discuss the evaluation and management of diabetic kidney disease (DKD) within the primary care setting.  Strategies for cardiovascular and kidney disease risk reduction will also be addressed. Integration of these strategies into primary care practice and co-management with nephrology will also be discussed.  

Supported by an educational grant from Bayer

Target Audience

  • Physicians
  • Family Physicians
  • Physician Assistants
  • Nurse Practitioners
  • Nurses 
  • Dietitians
Activity Information:

Friday, December 18, 2020 at 3-4:30pm EST

Method of Participation:

Participants will attend the live webinar and submit an online activity evaluation. Participants have up to four (4) weeks after the webinar to complete the online activity evaluation. 

Learning Objectives

After participation in this activity, learners will be better able to:

  • Discuss the latest findings regarding the evaluation of cardiovascular and kidney risk among people with diabetic kidney disease (DKD).
  • Articulate health interventions that can reduce cardiovascular and progressive kidney disease risk in people with DKD.
  • Describe strategies to integrate population health interventions for DKD into primary care workflows.
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.50 AAFP Prescribed Credits
  • 1.50 AANP Contact Hours
  • 0.75 AANP Pharmacology
  • 1.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.50 Category I Credit for Physician Assistants
  • 1.50 ANCC Nurse Contact Hours
  • 0.75 ANCC Pharmacology
  • 1.50 Attendance
  • 1.50 CDR CPEUs
  • 0.75 AANP and ANCC Pharmacology
Course opens: 
11/11/2020
Course expires: 
03/18/2022
Event starts: 
12/18/2020 - 3:00pm
Event ends: 
12/18/2020 - 4:30pm
Cost:
$0.00
Rating: 
4.5
Faculty Disclosures

Sumeska Thavarajah, MD
Assistant Professor
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine 
Baltimore, MD
Disclosure: Has no financial relationships with commercial interest(s).

Mark Molitch, MD
Professor Emeritus
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine 
Chicago, IL
Disclosure: Has no financial relationships with commercial interest(s).

Gail Guerrero Tucker, MD, MPH, FAAFP
Family Medicine
Gila Valley Clinic PC
Safford, Arizona
Disclosure: Has no financial relationships with commercial interest(s).

Kevin Schendel, MD
Internal Medicine
University of Maryland
College Park, MD
Disclosure: Has no financial relationships with commercial interest(s).

Planning Committee Disclosures

James Papanikolaw, MA
Senior Scientific Director, Kidney Learning Solutions (KLS)
National Kidney Foundation
New York, NY
Disclosure: Has no financial relationships with commercial interest(s).

Jessica Joseph, MBA
Senior Vice President, Scientific Activities
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, BS
Professional Education Coordinator
National Kidney Foundation
New York, 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 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Family Physician

This live activity, Webinar: Best Practices for CKD and Diabetes Care in a Primary Care Setting, with a begin date of December 9, 2020, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 1.5 Prescribed credit(s) by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Nurse Practitioner and Nurse

Awarded 1.5 contact hours of continuing nursing education (includes 0.75 contact hours in the area of pharmacology).

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 1.5 AAPA Category 1 CME credits. PAs should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation.

Dietitian


The National Kidney Foundation is a Continuing Professional Education (CPE) Accredited Provider with the Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR).  CDR Credentialed Practitioners will receive 1.5 Continuing Professional Education Units (CPEUs) for completion of this activity/material.

Available Credit

  • 1.50 AAFP Prescribed Credits
  • 1.50 AANP Contact Hours
  • 0.75 AANP Pharmacology
  • 1.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.50 Category I Credit for Physician Assistants
  • 1.50 ANCC Nurse Contact Hours
  • 0.75 ANCC Pharmacology
  • 1.50 Attendance
  • 1.50 CDR CPEUs
  • 0.75 AANP and ANCC Pharmacology

Price

Cost:
$0.00
Please login or register for a PERC account to take this course.

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.

Required Hardware/software

System requirements can be found here.

Contact Information:

For any questions concerning this activity, please send an email to CMEinfo@kidney.org or call NKF at 1-800-622-9010.

To view NKF privacy and confidentiality policy as it relates to CME/CE activity, please visit http://www.kidney.org/

For additional professional education resources, contact NKF at 1-800-622-9010 or visit https://www.kidney.org/professionals