Explore Nephrology Nursing

About 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!


About the American Nephrology Nurses Association (ANNA)

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.


Student Nurse Opportunities

student nursesAt ANNA, student nurses are special. We support you and strive to offer you resources and experiences to launch your career in nursing. Take advantage of all that ANNA has to offer!

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Explore Nephrology Nursing

Nephrology Nursing: The Career of a Lifetime
Nephrology Nursing: In-Center Hemodialysis
Nephrology Nursing: Home Therapy
Nephrology Nursing:  Acute Care
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Nephrology Nursing: Pre-End Stage Renal Disease (ESRD)
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Nephrology Nursing: Transplant
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Nephrology Nursing: Advanced Practice

Note: Videos developed in partnership with ANNA and Fresenius Medical Care North America