On-Demand Program | Med-Surg 365 | The Renal System

The Renal System

This module provides training in renal assessment, tips for identifying the causes and clinical manifestations of acute kidney injury and chronic kidney disease, and a greater understanding of why every nurse is a kidney nurse.

Speaker

Nancy Colobong Smith, MN, ARNP, CNN
Clinical Nurse Specialist, Renal and Transplant, UW Medicine/UW Medical Center-Montlake, Seattle
Affiliate Instructor, Biobehavioral Nursing and Health Systems, UW School of Nursing, Seattle

Objectives for Learning Outcomes

At the end of this module, participants will be better able to:

  1. Identify populations at higher risk for kidney disease.
  2. Describe the functions of the kidney.
  3. Discuss how to assess for acute kidney injury.
  4. State causes of chronic kidney disease.
  5. Describe manifestations of chronic kidney disease.
  6. Discuss options for renal replacement therapy.

Additional Information

Format: 
Self-Study
Course summary
Maximum credit available: 
  • 2.50 Contact hours
Available: 
07/08/2021
Expires: 
07/08/2024
Cost:
$40.00

PROFESSIONAL CREDIT


Logo for ANCC. Accreditation Information

Available Credit

  • 2.50 Contact hours

Price

Cost:
$40.00
Please login or create account to take this course.

REGISTERING A GROUP/EMPLOYEE OR PAYING BY CHECK?

Fill out this registration form. The registration manager will process your request and notify by email.