Guiding Hispanics and African Americans Towards Transplant and Home Modalities

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 01, 2017

This educational activity will provide nephrology social workers with communication strategies in an effort to assist in providing transplant and home modality education for Hispanic & African American patients.  It will cover ways to effectively communicate and provide education to these special populations about the treatment option for kidney transplantation. 

Approved for: 1.5 **
Faculty: Nicole Mendez Pinkerton, MA, MFT; Charlonda Thrower, LMSW
Cost: Free for NKF Members / $25 for non-members