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Location
Mayo Clinic Health System
Luther Midelfort Campus
1400 Bellinger Street
Eau Claire, WI 54703-5222

Attendees should park in the ramp (1221 Whipple Street).
Ramp is attached to hospital.
 
Enter at Hospital entrance.
Proceed to Luther Building Auditorium – Lower Level
 
Schedule
REGISTRATION 7:30am – 8:00am
 
8:00am – 9:00am
What’s New in Vascular Access?
Presenter: Dr. Jonathan Parisi MD, Surgeon
Mayo Clinic Health System – NWWI Region
 
9:05am – 10:05am
Phosphorus Update
Presenter: Ann Peterson, MS RDN, Clinical Dietitian
Mayo Clinic Health System – NWWI Region
 
BREAK 10:05am – 10:20am
 
10:20am – 11:20am
Dry Weight: Do Patients Need to Crash to Find It?
Presenter: Dr. William Maierhofer MD, Nephrologist
Mayo Clinic Health System – NWWI Region
 
11:25am – 12:25pm
Palliative Care in the Dialysis Unit
Presenter: Dr. James Deming, MD Chair- Palliative Medicine
Mayo Clinic Health System – NWWI Region
 
LUNCH – On Your Own 12:25pm – 1:10pm
Cafeteria located on-site
 
1:10pm – 2:10pm
Home Dialysis Therapies
Presenter: Nadine Rios, RN, Home Dialysis Coordinator
Mayo Clinic Health System – NWWI Region
 
2:15pm – 3:15pm
Can We Talk? (Part 1)
Presenter: Susanne (Zan) Degen, Vice President- Operations
Mayo Clinic Health System – NWWI Region
 
BREAK 3:15pm – 3:30pm
 
3:30pm – 4:30pm
Can We Talk? (Part 2)
Presenter: Susanne (Zan) Degen, Vice President- Operations
Mayo Clinic Health System – NWWI Region
 
What is…CAN WE TALK?
Conflict in the workplace can be an opportunity to build relationships and enhance teamwork. During these sessions, participants will learn strategies that will positively impact patient care and build a more cohesive healthcare team in the dialysis unit.

Council of Nephrology Social Workers - Wisconsin Chapter

Upcoming Meetings

  • March 3, 2017 - Download Agenda (Word)
  • May 5, 2017
  • August 4, 2017
  • October 6, 2017
  • November 9, 2017-Wisconsin Dialysis Symposium

Contact:  Jessica Zeman - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Presentations from past meetings

Council of Renal Dietitians - Wisconsin Chapter Upcoming Meetings

  • Check back for upcoming meeting dates.

For more info:  Annamarie Rodriguez - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

dialysis Symposium

An  annual continuing education program designed for patient care technicians, dietitians, social workers and nephrology nursing professionals.  For more information, click here.  SAVE THE DATE:  Thursday, November 9, 2017

 

Brochures and Fact Sheets

As a healthcare professional, you know how important it is to have current information.

Each year, the National Kidney Foundation of Wisconsin provides thousands of dollars’ worth of brochures and other educational information to dialysis units, transplant centers, nephrology offices and other health professionals, free of charge. Materials are available to educate patients and those at risk of developing chronic kidney disease.

Many brochures and fact sheets are available online.

Printed materials that are not available online are provided free of charge by the National Kidney Foundation of Wisconsin. Monetary contributions are welcomed to help defray the costs of purchasing and processing these orders.

Order brochures online or download our Materials Order Form (228KB pdf).

As of May 1, 2016 there are updated publications on the Medicare website for:

Medical ID Jewelry Information

Patients with chronic kidney disease, those on dialysis, transplant recipients and living donors are all eligible to receive medical identification jewelry. Download the Medical ID Jewelry Order Form for dialysis patients, transplant recipients and living donors.  Allow 4-6 weeks for processing.

 

 
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