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Quality and Safety in Dialysis: Emphasis on Achieving Zero Preventable Infections
This activity will review the simple tools for the prevention, detection and treatment of infections as well as ways to reduce infection rate in dialysis clinics and infection-associated mortality.
Target audience
  • Dialysis Technician
  • Dietitian
  • Nurse
  • Nurse Practitioner
  • Pharmacist
  • Physician
  • Physician Assistant
  • Transplant Coordinator
Content area(s)
  • Dialysis
  • Other topic
Credits** 1.00
Diagnostic Testing in Nephrology: Case-Based Discussions
This online course is designed to offer the attendee a brief, case-based review of the various laboratory tests and imaging modalities that are available to diagnose various kidney conditions including acute and chronic kidney disease, secondary forms of hypertension, hereditary kidney diseases,
Target audience
  • Nurse Practitioner
  • Pharmacist
  • Physician
  • Physician Assistant
Content area(s)
  • Other topic
Credits** 4.00
Kidney Transplantation in 2020
This online course is designed to offer the attendee a comprehensive overview of contemporary issues in immunosuppression, donor selection, recipient evaluation, and management of the post-transplant patient.
Target audience
  • Nurse
  • Nurse Practitioner
  • Pharmacist
  • Physician
  • Physician Assistant
  • Transplant Coordinator
Content area(s)
  • Other topic
  • Transplantation
Credits** 8.00
Update on Hypertension
This online course is designed to offer the attendee an intensive review of important topics related to the evaluation and management of hypertension.
Target audience
  • Nurse
  • Nurse Practitioner
  • Pharmacist
  • Physician
  • Physician Assistant
Content area(s)
  • Hypertension
  • Other topic
Credits** 4.00
Improving Patient Outcomes in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus for the Healthcare Team: Monograph
The purpose of this activity is to help healthcare providers who work with SLE patients to improve patient outcomes through evidenced based management strategies and novel therapies.
Target audience
  • Nurse
  • Nurse Practitioner
  • Pharmacist
  • Physician
  • Physician Assistant
Content area(s)
  • Other topic
Credits** 1.00
Webinar: Strategies to Improve Identification of CKD
Starting in 2021, the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) will implement a new Healthcare Data and Effectiveness Information Set (HEDIS) to monitor screening for chronic kidney disease  (CKD)  in a diabetic population.
Target audience
  • Dietitian
  • Nurse Practitioner
  • Pharmacist
  • Physician
  • Physician Assistant
Content area(s)
  • Other topic
  • Primary Care
Credits** 1.00
Event date January 21, 2021
Pathophysiology, Prevention and Testing
The coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic is a historic public health challenge that continues to expand and evolve. This CME/CE activity is the first of a two-part program that addresses the multiple challenges of COVID-19 in the context of advanced kidney disease.
Target audience
  • Dialysis Technician
  • Nurse
  • Nurse Practitioner
  • Pharmacist
  • Physician
  • Physician Assistant
Content area(s)
  • Other topic
Credits** 1.00
A Clinical Update on Management
This CME/CE activity is the second of a two-part program that addresses the multiple challenges of COVID-19 in the context of advanced kidney disease. The activity will focus on inpatient and outpatient management of COVID-19 and advanced kidney disease.  
Target audience
  • Dialysis Technician
  • Nurse
  • Nurse Practitioner
  • Pharmacist
  • Physician
  • Physician Assistant
Content area(s)
  • Other topic
Credits** 1.00
Webinar: Hypertension: Do I have to Chase the Hormones?
We will review the clinical clues that indicate a workup for secondary hypertension should be pursued and discuss the basic evaluations that can be done in the primary care clinic to identify or rule out the most common secondary causes. 
Target audience
  • Dietitian
  • Nurse Practitioner
  • Pharmacist
  • Physician
  • Physician Assistant
Content area(s)
  • Hypertension
  • Other topic
  • Primary Care
Credits** 1.00
Event date March 18, 2021
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

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