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Professional Education

The information contained in this page is intended for U.S. healthcare professionals only.

At Baxter, we understand that providing top-quality systems and solutions is only the first step in making the most of patients' therapy needs. That's why we offer education tools to help health care practitioners support their patients.

Self-paced, high-quality education for Peritoneal Dialysis (PD) nurses

Team PD, Baxter's program for Peritoneal Dialysis (PD) nurses, provides a personalized educational approach to learning about Peritoneal Dialysis. It was developed by Baxter's team of experienced Clinical Educators (CEs) who, combined, have more than 50 years of nursing experience, and more than 100 years of renal experience.

This program:

  • Blends face-to-face, instructor-led courses and online and electronic elements
  • Is designed to help nurses fit education more conveniently into their schedules
  • Includes in-depth, high quality training and tools for all aspects of Peritoneal Dialysis (PD) therapy
  • Provides specific information about Baxter products and services

These tools help nurses improve the Peritoneal Dialysis (PD) experience for their patients.

Clinician-focused resources to support your patients

Baxter provides extensive educational support to help health care professionals educate patients about their Peritoneal Dialysis (PD) therapy – and help improve their patients' clinical outcomes:

  • Clinical Educators (CEs) provide renal therapy clinical education, expertise and support to foster positive outcomes for patients who undergo Peritoneal Dialysis (PD) therapy. The focus is on clinical
  • Renal Consultants are an experienced team of renal administrators who help support new Peritoneal Dialysis (PD) program start-ups and improve efficiencies of existing programs.

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The Pursuit of Excellence Program: Tap into proven Peritoneal Dialysis (PD) clinic growth strategies

Baxter's Pursuit of Excellence (POE) program is designed to improve quality of care and help Peritoneal Dialysis (PD) clinics thrive by putting proven growth and success strategies in place. Research shows that rapid Peritoneal Dialysis (PD) facility growth is linked with successfully addressing all the interconnected elements of the facility, including:

  • Staffing and infrastructure
  • Managing clinical challenges
  • Enhancing patient training

Baxter's Pursuit of Excellence (POE) program is designed to improve quality of care and help Peritoneal Dialysis (PD) clinics thrive by putting proven growth and success strategies in place. Research shows that rapid Peritoneal Dialysis (PD) facility growth is linked with successfully addressing all the interconnected elements of the facility, including:

Renalinfo.com for Professionals – a source for education and programs to support your practice.

Whether you are a home dialysis nurse or a physician seeking guidance on Peritoneal Dialysis (PD), Renalinfo for Professionals has information on Baxter's comprehensive programs, including:

MyKidneyShop.com: Patient-friendly education materials

Explore this site to find a variety of patient-friendly education resources Baxter offers to support doctors, nurses and facilities. You will find tools to effectively inform patients on complex topics and communicate to them through various mediums (DVDs, print, flipcharts, folders) and languages (English, Spanish). With Baxter as your educational resource, you have access to a broad portfolio of high quality resources to meet your patients' educational needs. 

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Baxter Resources

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