Tuesday, April 17, 2018, 3:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. ET.
Anne Huml, MD, University Hospitals Cleveland Medical
Kate Greenway, BS, Patient Navigator
Sara Cox, MSW, LISW, DaVita
Jennifer Truster, BSN, DaVita
- Discuss how the mechanisms of transplant (7 steps toward transplant wait listing) were identified and the common barriers encountered at each step.
- Describe the role of a patient navigator and how this model can be utilized to create peer-to-peer patient engagement activities to assist patients in working through the process for transplant wait listing.
- List interventions to overcome barriers with a peer-to-peer approach or hemodialysis unit assistance.
- Discuss the value added in utilizing a patient to help other patients in getting wait listed.