Ethical Conundrums in Transplantation

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
Sep 20, 2019
The goal of this activity is to clarify the transplant process, and how it is supposed to work equally for all individuals listed for kidney transplant. This activity discusses multiple solutions to each conundrum that is raised, presents options that can help resolve ethical dilemmas, and explains the updated Kidney Allocation Systems challenges and benefits.  
Approved for: 1.5 **
Faculty: Luke Preczewski; Kevin Ceckowski, MSW, LICSW
Cost: Free for NKF Members / $25 for non-members