Learn from an interdisciplinary panel of experts who will discuss the challenges and strategies for transitions between dialysis facilities and other care settings, including emergency departments, nursing homes, and hospitals. Participants also have the opportunity to be part of a workgroup focused on one of four key issues: infection control, medication reconciliation, exchange of medical records/health information, and reducing hospitalizations.
Medical and administrative staff in all settings of care who work with patients receiving dialysis care.
- Emergency Department: David Somand, MD, University of Michigan
- Hospital Discharge Planning: Kristin Woody, Regions Hospital
- Skilled Nursing Facility: Kristi Wergin, RN, BSN, CPHQ, Stratis Health
- Dialysis Facility Administration: Cari Dock, RN, Davita Dialysis
For more information and registration, visit the Midwest Kidney Network’s event listing.
For questions, contact Midwest Kidney Network, 651-644-9877, midwestkidneynetwork.org.