The Nephrology Update conference will enhance safety practices and increase staff knowledge of care of the ESRD patient by involving the dialysis team, patient caregivers, and the patient.

Target Audience: 

Patient care technicians, nephrology nurses, social workers, renal dietitians, or full time students engaged in healthcare training programs. 


January 7, 2021 6:00pm - 8:00pm CST  CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

"ABC's of Vascular Access", Lynda Ball - Quality Improvement Director, Health Services Advisory Group- ESRD Network 13

March 4, 2021 6:00pm - 8:00pm CST  CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

"Communication between Transplant Centers and Dialysis Facilities", Candace Kohls, RN - Director of Quality Improvement, Midwest Kidney Network



"Professionalism and Resilience in the Workplace", Marlene Roberts, RN - Dean of Health, Northcentral Technical College

Learning Objectives:

    • Define and describe the impact of incivility on a healthcare team.
    • Identify and define coping strategies and methods to support a positive workplace culture.
    • Identify and discuss the importance of tone, nonverbal behaviors, attitude and reflective practice for socializing new employees to the healthcare team.
    • Recognize and discuss ways to engage in assertive communication with providers and patients.
    • Understand strategies to create a team environment and demonstrate sensitivity in a healthcare workplace.


$30/session - 2 CEUs each


This activity has been submitted to and is pending approval from the Wisconsin Nurses Association.  NTC will also provide a certificate of CEUs and is an approved provider of Social Work CEUs.

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