Accreditation

Physician

The National Kidney Foundation is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The National Kidney Foundation designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Physician Assistant

AAPA accepts certificates of participation for educational activities certified for Category I credit from AOACCME, Prescribed credit from AAFP, and AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ from organizations accredited by ACCME or a recognized state medical society. Physician assistants may receive a maximum of 1.5 hours of Category I credit for completing this program.

Nurse

The National Kidney Foundation is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the New York State Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

It has been assigned Provider code 7QPLGU-PRV-09.

1.5 contact hours will be awarded.

Nurse Practitioner

This program is approved for 1.5 contact hours of continuing education (which includes 0.35 hours of pharmacology) by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners. Program ID 1111377.

This program was planned in accordance with AANP CE Standards and Policies and AANP Commercial Support Standards.

Dietitian

CPE Accredited ProviderThe National Kidney Foundation is a Continuing Professional Education (CPEs) Accredited Provider with the Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDRs). Registered Dietitians (RDs) and Dietetic technicians, registered (DTRs) will receive 1.5 continuing professional education units (CPEUs) for completion of this program/material.

Pharmacist

ACPEThe University of Illinois at Chicago College of Pharmacy is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) as a provider of pharmacy continuing education. Attendance at the entire knowledge-based program and completion of the self-assessment questions and evaluation form are prerequisites for receiving a statement of continuing education credit for 1.5 contact hours (0.15 CEUs). You will be notified via email within 6 weeks of the program date when your statement of pharmacy credit is available. This program has been assigned ACPE Program Number 0016-999-11-159-L01-P.