Supporting Nephrology Nurses: ANNA Is Here for You!

Posted on Mar 31, 2020

During this unprecedented time in history and health care, we appreciate your dedication to patient care and your hard work on the front lines. ANNA is working to support you — the nephrology nurse.

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ANNA President Interviewed by NurseZone About Nephrology Nursing

Posted on Mar 26, 2020

ANNA President Lillian Pryor discusses the rewards of nephrology nursing and the growing demand for skilled nephrology nurses in a recent NurseZone article.

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Recording of CE Webinar on CNN-NP Certification Now Available

Posted on Mar 09, 2020

ANNA’s Advanced Practice Specialty Practice Network (SPN) recently hosted an educational webinar on "CNN-NP Certification and Recertification." The webinar reviews the history and background of the Certified Nephrology Nurse-Nurse Practitioner (CNN-NP) credential and focuses on the value of certification, CNN-NP testing requirements, the exam application process, studying and exam preparation, as well as recertification requirements.

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New CExpress Program Explores Dialysis Home Therapy Options for Hospitalized Patients

Posted on Feb 24, 2020

ANNA has released a new program in the CExpress series entitled "Rethinking Home Therapy for the Hospitalized Patient." Developed by ANNA's Acute Care Specialty Practice Network, the session provides tips for identifying a hospitalized patient for home dialysis, describes the benefits of home dialysis, reviews home dialysis treatment modalities and patient selection bias, and addresses the common myths of home dialysis.

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ANNA Leaders Interviewed for Nursing Series on

Posted on Feb 06, 2020

ANNA President Lillian Pryor, ANNA Director Nancy Colobong Smith, and ANNA member Catherine Firanek were recently interviewed by for a special series about nursing careers. They represented nephrology nursing – promoting the specialty and increased understanding of what nephrology nurses do – on this leading career website. Read the folllowing articles and discover professional advice you may not have considered.

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