Professional News

NIDDK Releases New Resources on Diabetes

Posted on Aug 14, 2018

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:

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Kidney Health Initiative Issues Call for Workgroups for New Projects

Posted on Jun 19, 2018

The Kidney Health Initiative (KHI) is launching two new project teams and is seeking individuals to serve on the following workgroups:

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Free Webinar on Environmental Decontamination (June 19, 2018)

Posted on Jun 07, 2018

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).

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Groundbreaking Study Yields Insight into the Well-Being and Safety of Nurses and Providing Quality Patient Care

Posted on May 02, 2018

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.

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Archive of 'Best Practices in Injection Safety' Webinar Now Available

Posted on May 01, 2018

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

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