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Nephrology PRN Focus Session -- Comprehensive Medication Management Across the Continuum of Care in Patients with ESRD

Saturday, October 26, 2019 from 1:45 PM to 3:15 PM EST at 3rd Floor: Rendezvous Trianon

Available for 1.50 hours of CPE credit
Activity Number: 0217-0000-19-174-L01-P
Activity Type: A Knowledge-Based Activity


Speakers
  • Estella M. Davis, Pharm.D., BCPSModerator: Estella M. Davis, Pharm.D., BCPS
    Associate Professor, Creighton University School of Pharmacy and Health Professions, Omaha, Nebraska
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Pharmacy Strategies to Improve Transitions of Care in Patients with End Stage Renal Disease
1:45 PM

Speakers
  • Wendy L. St. Peter, Pharm.D., FCCP, BCPSSpeaker: Wendy L. St. Peter, Pharm.D., FCCP, BCPS
    Professor, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota
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Learning Objectives
1. Describe the unique risks and challenges that exist with transitions of care for patients with end stage renal disease (ESRD.
2. Summarize current literature describing comprehensive medication therapy management programs in patients with ESRD.
3. Discuss pharmacist led solutions to improve transitions of care in patients with ESRD.
Medication Reconciliation: A New Quality Measure for Patients Receiving Care at Dialysis Facilities
2:30 PM

Speakers
  • Harold J. Manley, Pharm.D., FCCP, FASNSpeaker: Harold J. Manley, Pharm.D., FCCP, FASN


Learning Objectives
1. Discuss the development of the new quality measure of medication reconciliation for patients receiving care at dialysis facilities.
2. Review performance measure specifications for the new quality measure and compare them to currently endorsed medication reconciliation measures.
3. Describe the role and impact of clinical pharmacists on the measure to improve quality of care for patients with ESRD.