Explore Nephrology Nursing

Explore Nephrology NursingThinking about becoming a nephrology nurse? Nephrology nursing is a dynamic, diverse, and holistic practice. For more than four decades, the specialty has grown in scope and numbers.

Nephrology nurses work in a team-oriented environment, using their nursing skills and knowledge to make independent decisions. They care for patients of all ages who are experiencing, or are at risk for, kidney disease.

If you are a:

  • Nursing student eager for a rewarding career that enhances your nursing skills
  • Medical-surgical nurse who enjoys specialized patient care
  • Nurse in another practice setting looking for a change

. . . nephrology nursing is perfect for you!

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ANNA’s mission is to advance the specialty and nurture every ANNA member. We achieve these goals by providing the highest quality educational products, programs, and services. Our members are leaders who advocate for patients, mentor each other, and lobby legislators, all to inspire excellence.

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A Day in the Life of a Nephrology Nurse

Learn more about the various roles and professional opportunities in nephrology nursing through videos and vignettes.

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Interviews with Nephrology Nurses

Learn more about the work of nephrology nurses and how they impact patient lives.

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