The Nephrology Nursing Journal (NNJ) wants to capture what nephrology nurses and other nephrology health care professionals are experiencing during the COVID-19 pandemic. We invite you to share your COVID-19 experiences regarding:
ANNA's Advanced Practice Specialty Practice Network (SPN) recorded an educational webinar entitled "Volunteering with A Community-Based Kidney Screening: National Kidney Foundation's KEEP Healthy Program." This free webinar reviews the basics of chronic kidney disease, providing a greater comfort level and knowledge base for individuals interested in volunteering for community-based kidney health screenings, such as a KEEP Healthy program.
Check out the Capitol Hill Update for the latest legislative and regulatory news and activities in Washington, DC. The update includes an overview of current activities on Capitol Hill that are of interest to the nursing and kidney care communities, including the Congressional schedule, legislative and regulatory updates, events, articles of interest, etc.
In June 2019, Kidney Disease: Improving Global Outcomes (KDIGO) organized a consensus conference to develop more precise, consistent, and patient-centered nomenclature describing kidney function and disease. On May 22, 2020, KDIGO announced the publication of the Nomenclature for Kidney Function and Disease Conference Report and Glossary.