After participating in this educational activity, attendees should be able to:
1|Describe and have an increased understanding of different types of living donation – direct donation, paired kidney exchange, remote donation and donation voucher.
2 Recognize and become familiar with several ideas for finding a living donor (spread the word, using social media, building a microsite, finding a champion, etc).
3|Recongize the tools needed to educate and support their patients on finding a living kidney donor.
Nancy Dias, BSN, RN
Living Donor Coordinator
Baystate Medical Center
The design and content of Baystate Continuing Interprofessional Education (CE) activities support quality improvement in healthcare and provide fair and balanced views of therapeutic options. Any relevant financial relationships are mitigated prior to the educational activity.
None of the planners or faculty for this educational activity have relevant financial relationship(s) to disclose with ineligible companies whose primary business is producing, marketing, selling, re-selling, or distributing healthcare products used by or on patients.
In support of improving patient care, Baystate Health is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
Baystate Continuing Interprofessional Education designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.5 contact hour(s). Nurses should only claim the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
- 1.50 ANCC Contact Hours
- 1.50 BCIPE Instructional Hours