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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.
Target audience
  • Nurse
  • Nurse Practitioner
  • Physician
  • Physician Assistant
Content area(s)
  • Primary Care
Credits** 1.00
CKD in Primary Care: Implementing Best Practices to Improve Outcomes
This activity will discuss the evaluation and management of chronic kidney disease (CKD) within the primary care setting. Considerations for patient safety, medication management, and co-management with nephrology will also be addressed.
Target audience
  • Nurse
  • Nurse Practitioner
  • Physician
  • Physician Assistant
Content area(s)
  • Primary Care
Credits** 1.00
CKD in Primary Care: Integrating CKD Care into Primary Care Workflows
This activity will discuss the evaluation and management of chronic kidney disease (CKD) within the primary care setting. Considerations for patient safety, medication management, and co-management with nephrology will also be addressed.
Target audience
  • Nurse
  • Nurse Practitioner
  • Physician
  • Physician Assistant
Content area(s)
  • Primary Care
Credits** 1.00
2021 Virtual Primary Care Strategies for Kidney Disease Series
This virtual series will update providers and other health professionals on best practices and recommendations for caring for patients with chronic kidney disease in the primary care setting.
Target audience
  • Dietitian
  • Nurse Practitioner
  • Pharmacist
  • Physician
  • Physician Assistant
Content area(s)
  • Other topic
  • Primary Care
Credits** See program for all credit information
Webinar: Assessing CKD: The Role of Renal Imaging
From kidney stones to incidentally noticed elevated creatinines, imaging studies can provide a wealth of information. We will discuss the various options for renal imaging, clinical situations for the use (or avoidance) of each and the basics of interpretation. 
Target audience
  • Dietitian
  • Nurse Practitioner
  • Pharmacist
  • Physician
  • Physician Assistant
Content area(s)
  • Other topic
  • Primary Care
Credits** 1.00
Event date April 15, 2021
Webinar: Direct Oral Anti-Coagulants: Roles and Risks in CKD
Multiple new agents for chronic anticoagulations are now available. This lecture will review their use and safety in CKD patients, recommended dosing adjustments and potential complications.
Target audience
  • Dietitian
  • Nurse Practitioner
  • Pharmacist
  • Physician
  • Physician Assistant
Content area(s)
  • Other topic
  • Primary Care
Credits** 1.00
Event date June 17, 2021
Webinar: Hyperkalemia: Old problem, New Therapies
Hyperkalemia is a common occurrence for diabetic and CKD patients and can limit the use of other important medications (ACEi and ARB’s). We will review new agents that can be used to treat chronic hyperkalemia, preferred dosing and common side effects. 
Target audience
  • Dietitian
  • Nurse Practitioner
  • Pharmacist
  • Physician
  • Physician Assistant
Content area(s)
  • Electrolytes/Acid-Base
  • Other topic
  • Primary Care
Credits** 1.00
Event date July 15, 2021
Webinar: Gout and CKD: Risks and Management
Gout attacks can cause significant pain and life disruptions. But did you know that elevated uric acid levels are also associated with chronic kidney disease? Reductions in GFR make hyperuricemia nearly invariable. Treatment of gout attacks in a CKD patient can also be challenging.
Target audience
  • Dietitian
  • Nurse Practitioner
  • Pharmacist
  • Physician
  • Physician Assistant
Content area(s)
  • Other topic
  • Primary Care
Credits** 1.00
Event date August 19, 2021
Webinar: Acute Kidney Injury: Drugs, Prostates, and the Mysterious Unknown
A patient arrives to clinic. The creatinine is elevated. What are the next best evaluations? Should you hold medications? Do you obtain imaging? We will review a basic approach to acutely declined kidney function, interpretation of fundamental tests and guidance for when to refer.
Target audience
  • Dietitian
  • Nurse Practitioner
  • Pharmacist
  • Physician
  • Physician Assistant
Content area(s)
  • Acute Kidney Injury
  • Other topic
  • Primary Care
Credits** 1.00
Event date September 16, 2021
Webinar: Renal Replacement Options
In 2020, CMS introduced a new kidney initiative to increase the number of patients on home dialysis and transplant. The available modalities vary by region and planning requires significant planning and coordination with a broad team of care providers.
Target audience
  • Dietitian
  • Nurse Practitioner
  • Pharmacist
  • Physician
  • Physician Assistant
Content area(s)
  • Dialysis
  • Other topic
  • Primary Care
  • Transplantation
Credits** 1.00
Event date October 21, 2021

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