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Nephrology Essentials
Nephrology Essentials is an online synopsis of peer-reviewed, guideline-driven educational series developed by the NKF Council of Advanced Practitioners (NKF/CAP) to address the management of the kidney patient.  
Target audience
  • Nurse Practitioner
  • Physician Assistant
Content area(s)
  • Acute Kidney Injury
  • Anemia
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Diabetes
  • Dialysis
  • Electrolytes/Acid-Base
  • Hypertension
  • Mineral and Bone Disorders
  • Nutrition
  • Other topic
  • Patient Safety
  • Pharmacology
  • Primary Care
  • Professional Development
  • Psychosocial
  • Transplantation
Credits** See program for all credit information
Acute Kidney Injury: Understanding Hot Topics
This inter-professional activity will provide clinicians with cutting-edge knowledge on some of the fundamental clinical challenges associated with care of patients with or at risk of AKI.
Target audience
  • Dialysis Technician
  • Dietitian
  • Nurse
  • Nurse Practitioner
  • Physician
  • Physician Assistant
Content area(s)
  • Acute Kidney Injury
Credits** 1.50
Transplanting New Guidelines into Practice in Hepatorenal Syndrome and Acute Kidney Injury (HRS/AKI) – Everything is Fixed, Right?
This online course will discuss current practical evidence in differential identification of HRS/AKI versus other AKI etiologies, and proactive application of pharmacotherapy to maintain renal function, reverse HRS, and improve patient outcomes in cirrhosis and liver failure.
Target audience
  • Dialysis Technician
  • Dietitian
  • Nurse
  • Nurse Practitioner
  • Pharmacist
  • Physician
  • Physician Assistant
  • Social Worker
  • Transplant Coordinator
Content area(s)
  • Acute Kidney Injury
  • Other topic
Credits** 1.50
Additional Complications of CKD: Hyperkalemia, Metabolic Acidosis, Malnutrition, Depression & Acute Kidney Injury
Pharmacists play a crucial role on the health care team and are critical to improving slowing the progression of CKD. Yet, many pharmacists are not adequately trained in evaluation or management of CKD.
Target audience
  • Pharmacist
Content area(s)
  • Acute Kidney Injury
  • Other topic
  • Psychosocial
Credits** 1.00