The AKDN can provide Health Care Providers with Resources such as:
- Information to assist with caring for people with kidney disease.
- Information to better understand the different way of assessing kidney function, including the role of estimated glomerular filtration rate (eGFR) and albuminuria.
- Assisting physicians with the interpretation of eGFR and albuminuria that is currently appearing on laboratory reports throughout Alberta.
- Assisting physicians with the workup, treatment and appropriate referral of patients who are identified as having chronic kidney disease based on their eGFR and albuminuria.