Event Detail

Series Title: Documentation in Depth

Session Title: Supportive Documentation for Dialysis Care

Date: May 21, 2024 1:30 to 2:30 PM

Target Audience: Nursing staff, DONs, Risk management

Presented By:

  • Eleisha Wilkes, RN, GERO-BC, RAC-CTA, RAC-CT, DNS-CT

Course Description:

In the dynamic landscape of skilled nursing facilities (SNFs), providing quality dialysis care requires meticulous and supportive documentation. This presentation is tailored to equip healthcare professionals in SNFs with the essential skills and knowledge needed to create comprehensive and accurate documentation for individuals undergoing dialysis.

Learning Objectives

  1. Participants will acquire the skills to conduct thorough assessments of residents undergoing dialysis, including vital signs, fluid balance, and relevant health parameters.
  2. Participants will gain an understanding of the regulatory requirements governing dialysis care documentation.
  3. Participants will learn to collaborate with interdisciplinary teams, fostering clear communication channels, and ensuring accurate information flow to enhance the overall quality of dialysis care and documentation.

Nurses:  The Kansas Healthcare Association is approved as a provider of continuing nursing education by the Kansas State Board of Nursing.  This offering is approved for 1.0 contact hour applicable for RN and LPN relicensure (KSBN LT0030-0338)

Administrators: This course is approved for 1.0 continuing education credit hours for Kansas licensed adult care home administrators by the Kansas Department Aging and Disability Services.  KDADS Health Occupations Credentialing sponsorship number LTS-A0001.

Operators:  This course offering is approved for 1.0 continuing education clock hour for the Kansas registered operators in the core area of Resident Care by the Kansas Department of Aging and Disability Services. KDADS Health Occupations Credentialing Approved Sponsorship number: LTS-A0001.

Social Workers: This course is approved for 1.0 hour of continuing education hours for Kansas licensed Social Workers by the Kansas Behavioral Sciences Regulatory Board.  Approval number: 17-006.

Dietitians: This course is approved for up to 1.0 continuing education clock hours for Kansas Licensed Dietitians by the Kansas Department of Aging and Disability Services. KDADs Health Occupations Credentialing Approved Sponsorship Number: LTS-A0002.

CE's will be provided to those that complete a registration and the follow up attendance verification form. Webinar log in information and dial in information will be provided prior to the webinar.