Supported by Health Professionals Bank. The results of this survey equips APNA members with information on the workforce conditions of your profession, and helps APNA’s develop evidence-based policy and programs relating to the primary health care nurse workforce and to advocate for you.
My Kidneys My Health: Empowering People with Early Stage Kidney Disease
1.7 million Australian adults have biomedical signs of early chronic kidney disease (CKD). Early detection and optimal management can reduce the decline in kidney function significantly. Limited educational materials exist that are health literate and empower self-management reducing risk of disease progression.
This session will share the results of a 14-item questionnaire to identify the information needs of people newly diagnosed with CKD to develop a consumer-driven resource pack containing information, advice, support and recommendations for early CKD.
Presented by Debbie Fortnum