Transplant Update: Care After the Transplant

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
Nov 17, 2018
This interactive case-based activity will discuss the affect that the Kidney Allocation System has impacted which candidates have been transplanted. Care considerations in the immediate (first year) post-transplant will be explained, including rejection. Lastly, longer term considerations of transplant recipients will be reviewed.
Approved for: 1.5 **
Faculty: Barbara Weis Malone, RN, CFNP; Nicole McCormick, MS, MBA, NPC, CCTC
Cost: Free for NKF Members / $25 for non-members