Weekly ASN Recap: COVID-19 Resources

By ASN Staff

April 4, 2020

ASN Logo main.jpgThe world is adjusting to the new and uncertain realities of the COVID-19 pandemic. ASN has worked tirelessly to address many of the important topics related to the changes. Please see below for many vital COVID-19 resources.

ASN Policy and Advocacy

Sweeping CMS Waivers Give Flexibility to Nephrologists during COVID-19 Crisis  

- CMS has expanded the use of telehealth, especially in dialysis, and made other key changes.

ASN and NKF Urge DHS Acting Secretary and FEMA Administrator to Release More PPE from National Stockpile  

- ASN and NKF continue to urge the government to see that those fighting the pandemic are properly equipped.
 

ASN COVID-19 Response Team

Webinar, April 2:  “Hospital Care and Treatment Options for COVID-19 Positive Patients with ESKD and AKI”

- The latest webinar in this popular series addresses care of COVID-19 positive patients receiving RRT in the hospital setting.


ASN Journals

CJASN article, Kliger and Silberzweig, Mitigating Risk of COVID-19 in Dialysis Facilities (posted March 25)

- Read expert guidance from the CDC and leaders of ASN’s COVID-19 Response Team.

 

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ASN Logo main.jpgThe world is adjusting to the new and uncertain realities of the COVID-19 pandemic. ASN has worked tirelessly to address many of the important topics related to the changes. Please see below for many vital COVID-19 resources.

ASN Policy and Advocacy

Sweeping CMS Waivers Give Flexibility to Nephrologists during COVID-19 Crisis  

- CMS has expanded the use of telehealth, especially in dialysis, and made other key changes.

ASN and NKF Urge DHS Acting Secretary and FEMA Administrator to Release More PPE from National Stockpile  

- ASN and NKF continue to urge the government to see that those fighting the pandemic are properly equipped.
 

ASN COVID-19 Response Team

Webinar, April 2:  “Hospital Care and Treatment Options for COVID-19 Positive Patients with ESKD and AKI”

- The latest webinar in this popular series addresses care of COVID-19 positive patients receiving RRT in the hospital setting.


ASN Journals

CJASN article, Kliger and Silberzweig, Mitigating Risk of COVID-19 in Dialysis Facilities (posted March 25)

- Read expert guidance from the CDC and leaders of ASN’s COVID-19 Response Team.

 

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Saturday, April 4, 2020