The Living Kidney Donors Network will present two 12 October, 2017 webcasts on Developing Your Kidney Kampaign So Your Donor Can Find YOU! For information and registration, see http://www.lkdn.org/workshops-webinars/index.html .
CROWNWeb will present a 90-minute New User Training course on October 10, 2017. For details and registration see http://mycrownweb.org/pcw_lems/october-2017-crownweb-new-user-training/ .
The October 2017 CROWNWeb Newsletter announces an October 26, 2017 Town Hall and includes links to useful CROWNWeb resources. The rest of the issue is dedicated to issues relevant to the hurricane disaster zones. Find all CROWNWeb Newsletters at http://mycrownweb.org/news/newsletters/ .
CMS has published an MLN Matters on “Transition to New Medicare Numbers and Cards” that summarizes the NMC program, progress, and expectations. Find it at https://www.cms.gov/Outreach-and-Education/Medicare-Learning-Network-MLN/MLNProducts/MLN-Publications-Items/ICN909365.html .
CMS has published an MLN Matters on “2017-2018 Influenza (Flu) Resources for Health Care Professionals.” Find it at https://www.cms.gov/Outreach-and-Education/Medicare-Learning-Network-MLN/MLNMattersArticles/downloads/SE17026.pdf .
NKF and the Portland Kidney Group will hold their Annual Holiday Party for patients, family, and friends November 5, 2017 in Portland. For details, see below:
Donate Life Northwest will sponsor training, peer support, and mentorship for dialysis patients on living donation transplants, in Portland OR November 5, 12, and 19, 2017. They will also sponsor a training for mentors on October 7, 2017. See below for details: