The ESRD Network Coordinating Council will present a June 20, 2017 webinar, designed for dialysis facility staff, medical directors, and all infectious disease healthcare staff, on Infection Prevention: Leadership, Interventions, Results. The webinar will examine the critical role that empowered nephrologists play in engaging and leading dialysis staff to continuously improve the safety of patients on dialysis. Join us to learn how the nephrology care team can develop and implement quality strategies and recognized prevention tools in the QAPI program to improve care provided to dialysis patients. Continuing education credit is available for nurses and PCTs. For complete details and registration, see https://s3-us-west-2.amazonaws.com/nwrn.org/files/N/NCCInfection0617.pdf .
On May 23, 2017, the American Society of Nephrology will initiate their webinar series on Targeting Zero Infections, with Targeting Zero Infections: Where Do We Begin? The series will address the urgent need to enhance infection control and prevention practices for all infectious threats in US dialysis facilities. ASN invites medical directors, nephrologists, nurses, technicians, nephrology fellows, and others to participate. Registration is free, and continuing education credits are available. For more information and registration see