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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
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: 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
Webinar: Kidney Transplants: Myth Busting
Second in our series on Kidney replacement options, this talk will dispel common misperceptions about who can receive a kidney transplant, barriers to transplant, when to refer and how transplant evaluations are accomplished.   
Target audience
  • Dietitian
  • Nurse Practitioner
  • Pharmacist
  • Physician
  • Physician Assistant
Content area(s)
  • Other topic
  • Primary Care
  • Transplantation
Credits** 1.00
Event date November 18, 2021

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