ISN-IPNA – “Across the Lifespan” Joint Webinars: Adolescents and Young Adults Transition Masterclass 1/2
The transition of care for Adolescents and Young Adults (AYA) with kidney disorders from pediatric to adult providers is best seen as a process that evolves over the years and involves developing self-management skills related to kidney care in AYA. This presentation will provide a primer for key concepts involved in successful transition processes and include a useful glossary for those involved in the care of AYA with kidney disorders. Useful outcomes for a successful transition for these AYA and for formal transition programs for these AYA will also be outlined.
- Define key concepts that describe challenges and methods that promote a successful transition to adult providers for adolescents and young adults (AYA) with kidney disorders.
- Describe key tools that are effective in the assessment and promotion of transition for AYA with kidney disorders.
- Identify how to best utilize transition tools in the online ISN-IPNA AYA Transition Toolbox.