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 https://www.asn-online.org/NTDS/ .
The 2017 NANT Annual Symposium will be held February 20-23 in Las Vegas NV. Registration is now open, and attendees registering prior to January 31, 2017 will receive free business cards. Corporations registering multiple attendees receive discounts. Up to 26.3 continuing education contact hours are available. Find full details at http://dialysistech.net/events/2017-annual-symposium .
The California Dialysis Council (CADialysis or CDC) offers an online exam for the Certified Hemodialysis Technician or CHT professional designation, the California equivalent of the Patient Care Technician or PCT certification. CADialysis also offers an online Hemodialysis Review Course for CHT exam preparation. The Course also provides eleven CEU contact hours for nurses. For more information see http://www.californiadialysis.org/cht-exam/index.aspx .