The National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK) has released the third edition of Diabetes in America, a compilation and assessment of epidemiologic, public health, clinical, and clinical trial data on diabetes and its complications in the United States. The publication contains 42 chapters organized into three areas:
The Kidney Health Initiative (KHI) is launching two new project teams and is seeking individuals to serve on the following workgroups:
The Making Dialysis Safer for Patients Coalition and the Nephrologists Transforming Dialysis Safety will host an educational webinar entitled Targeting Zero Infections: Environmental Decontamination on June 19, 2018 (12:00 noon EDT).
Nephrology nurses are very satisfied with nursing as a career, however they identify problems in nephrology nursing work environments, including staffing and threats to their overall well-being.
In February, ANNA collaborated with the American Nurses Association and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to present a webinar entitled “Empowering Nurses to Protect Themselves and Their Patients: Best Practices in Injection Safety.” This webinar (the fifth in a series launched by the Nursing Infection Control Education (NICE) Network) addressed key issues surrounding inf