Dialysis Chemistries

CME/CE Activity

The National Kidney Foundation (NKF) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), an accredited provider by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's (ANCC) Commission on Accreditation*, an accredited provider by the Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) and an accredited provider by the Association for Social Work Boards (ASWB) to provide continuing education to physicians, nurses/dialysis technicians, dietitians and social workers respectively. In addition, individual activities are approved on an activity specific basis for family physicians, advanced practitioners (nurse practitioners and physician assistants), pharmacists, certified case managers, certified rehabilitation counselors, and other specialties.

*Activity approvals: Prior to January 2012 through the New York State Nurses Association (NYSNA); January 2012-December 2012 through the Ohio Nurses Association (ONA).

Available through
Dec 21, 2018
This activity will define various terminology necessary to understanding one of the key functions performed by dialysis: the regulation of the patient's body chemistry. Learners will gain understanding of how this is accomplished using dialysate solution is necessary as part of an overall grasp of the entire process. Participants will gain perspective on why having dialysis on a routine time basis is best for the patient.
Approved for: 1.5 **
Faculty: John Sweeny, BS
Cost: Free for NKF Members / $25 for non-members