Kidney Crossroads

KIDNEY CROSSROADS: How to cope with stressors related to dialysis and chronic kidney disease

FREE Patient Education Seminar

Date: Sat, March 9, 2019
Time: 8:00 AM – 1:00 PM EST
Location: Partners Healthcare Assembly Row (399 Revolution Drive, Somerville, MA 02145)

Kidney Crossroads will explore options on how to cope with stressors related to dialysis and chronic kidney disease. Through discussion and collaboration, professionals and patients alike, will be able to gain new skills and expand their knowledge. This interactive learning environment will address the needs of the multidisciplinary team members, including but not limited to clinical nurses, social workers, transplant coordinators, patient care techs, patients and those who care for people living with end stage renal disease.

Objectives: At the conclusion of the program, the participant will be able to:

  1. Identify and support renal patients in adjusting to differing treatment options, from dialysis to transplantation.
  2. Assist patients to gain and strengthen coping strategies.
  3. Identify and discuss common mental health diagnoses in the end stage renal disease population.
  4. Support patients with their mind and body well-being. Nursing and Social Work CEU’s in progress.

For more information please email us at: kidneycrossroads@bwh.harvard.edu or call 617-525-9763

Register today!

Sat, 03/09/2019 - 8:00am to 1:00pm
Stacey Senat