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Kidney Crossroads-New Kidney Healthcare Initiative

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Kidney Crossroads: The New Kidney Healthcare Initiative: What does this mean for you?

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Save the Date: March 14, 2020

Join us at the Partners Building at Assembly Row, Somerville, MA

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Kidney Crossroads will discuss new initiatives to improve the lives of Americans suffering from kidney disease, expand options for American patients and reduce health care costs. Through discussion and collaboration, professionals and patients alike, will be able to gain new skills and expand their knowledge. This interactive learning environment will address the needs of the multidisciplinary team members, including but not limited to clinical nurses, social workers, transplant coordinators, patient care techs, dieticians, patients and those who care for people living with end stage renal disease.

Objectives

At the conclusion of the program, the participant will be able to:

1. Understand the new White House Executive Order on Advancing American Kidney Health.

2. Educate end stage renal disease patients on treatment alternatives, including peritoneal dialysis and home hemodialysis.

3. Discuss the initiatives to reduce financial barriers to living donation.

4. Understand your local Organ Procurement Organization (OPO), what does it do and how it works.

5. Share scientific cutting-edge technologies and research available for patients with end stage renal disease.

6. Provide support to patients and families suffering from end stage renal disease.

Nursing and Social Work CEU’s in progress

For more information please email us at: kidneycrossroads@bwh.harvard.edu or call 617-525-9233

Please register at: www.eventbrite.com | Event name: Kidney Crossroads

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