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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
Webinar: The Dialysis Patient: The Role of the Primary Care Provider
Dialysis patients require close coordination of care between their primary care provider, nephrologists, pharmacists, nutritionists, and case managers. This lecture will review the importance of the community care provider and how they can help optimize the care of end stage kidney patients. 
Target audience
  • Dietitian
  • Nurse Practitioner
  • Pharmacist
  • Physician
  • Physician Assistant
Content area(s)
  • Dialysis
  • Other topic
  • Primary Care
Credits** 1.00
Event date December 16, 2021
Systemic Lupus Erythematosus: Arming Clinicians with Meaningful Solutions
The goal of this program is to understand the challenges of assessment and management of patients with SLE with a focus on strategies for making treatment decisions and long-term management.  
Target audience
  • Nurse
  • Nurse Practitioner
  • Pharmacist
  • Physician
  • Physician Assistant
Content area(s)
  • Other topic
  • Pharmacology
Credits** 1.00
Nutrition in Chronic Kidney Disease Guideline Update: A Four-Part Series
This webinar series addresses the KDOQI Clinical Practice Guideline for Nutrition in CKD: 2020 Update. Part 1 will focus on an introduction/overview of the guideline development process, as well as the differences between the KDOQI Nutrition 2000 and KDOQI Nutrition 2020 recommendation.
Target audience
  • Dietitian
Content area(s)
  • Nutrition
  • Other topic
Credits** See program for all credit information
Improving the Overall Perception of Safety in the Hemodialysis Unit
Organizations with a positive safety culture are founded on mutual trust, shared perceptions of the importance of safety, and confidence in the efficacy of preventive measures.
Target audience
  • Dialysis Technician
  • Nurse
Content area(s)
  • Dialysis
  • Patient Safety
Credits** 1.00
Management of Anemia in Patients with Chronic Kidney Disease: Challenges and Emerging Strategies
This online activity will address the challenges and emerging strategies for the management of anemia in patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD). Content will focus on the mechanisms of anemia in CKD, as well as the benefits and risks of the current standard of care for anemia in CKD.
Target audience
  • Dialysis Technician
  • Dietitian
  • Nurse
  • Nurse Practitioner
  • Pharmacist
  • Physician
  • Physician Assistant
  • Social Worker
  • Transplant Coordinator
Content area(s)
  • Anemia
  • Other topic
  • Pharmacology
Credits** 1.50
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
Interdisciplinary Team Approach to Fluid Management and Ultrafiltration Rate
Fluid is the leading cause of hospitalizations and re-hospitalizations for patients on dialysis. This activity will discuss how to assist patients with management of fluids. It will also include a patient perspective on the real-life barriers to managing fluids.
Target audience
  • Dialysis Technician
  • Dietitian
  • Nurse
  • Nurse Practitioner
  • Physician
  • Physician Assistant
  • Social Worker
Content area(s)
  • Dialysis
  • Patient Safety
Credits** 1.50

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