Oncology Nursing Certification Review Course

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Target Audience

This course is intended for staff nurses, nurse managers and educators practicing in the area of oncology nursing. It is also ideal for RNs who are new to the specialty, those re-entering the field who desire a refresher course or RNs transitioning from another area into oncology nursing.

Description

This concise review course is designed to meet the needs of oncology nurses in the oncology setting. Those nurses who are preparing for the Oncology Certified Nurse (OCN) exam as well as nurses seeking a comprehensive oncology review will benefit from the curriculum.

LOCATION FOR LIVE PRESENTATION:
This course will be held at Levine Cancer Institute
1021 Morehead Medical Drive, Charlotte, NC 28204
Conference Room 3035 A, B & C for Live Presentation

2018 OCN Test Content Outline Topics:
•Care Continuum
•Oncology Nursing Practice
•Treatment Modalities
•Symptom Management and Palliative Care
•Oncologic Emergencies
•Psychosocial Dimensions of Care

Learning Objectives:

List equipment and practices nurses are required to use for safe handling and disposal of cytotoxic agents.
Describe interventions that may prevent or minimize hypersensitivity reactions (HSRs).
Describe proposed mechanism of action for broad categories of chemotherapy and immunotherapy agents.
Identify four potentially lethal adverse .events of chemotherapy.
List eight metabolic and five structural events as potential oncologic emergencies.
Discuss similarities and differences between hospice and palliative care.
Define roles and responsibilities of oncology nurses for practice across the continuum of care.

Speaker:
Barbara J. Wilson, MS, RN, AOCN, ACNS-BC
WellStar Kennestone Hospital, Marietta, GA

CE Credit:
WellStar Health System is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Alabama State Nurses Association, an accredited approver of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

This program has been awarded 6.0 contact hours by the Alabama State Nurses Association. Please call Tara Truscott at WellStar Health System at (470) 956-6431 for more information about contact hour approval.

Nurses must attend full course to receive credit; no partial credit will be awarded.

Contact

Laura M Magennis, DNP MSN RNC-OB RN-BC

Electives

Status
Open
Date(s)
Sep 14, 2019
Time
8:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Check-In Time
7:30 AM
Credit
6.00 - CNE Contact Hours
Location
Levine Cancer Institute
Description
Levine Cancer Institute 1021 Morehead Medical Drive Charlotte, NC 28204 Conference Room 3035 A, B, C
Status
Open
Date(s)
Sep 14, 2019
Time
8:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Check-In Time
8:00 AM
Description
Please contact Shannon Clayton at shannon.Clayton@anmedhealth.org, Melissa Kimbrell at Melissa.Kimbrell@atriumhealth.org or Samantha Carter at Samantha.M.Carter@atriumhealth.org for more information.
Status
Open
Date(s)
Sep 14, 2019
Time
8:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Check-In Time
7:30 AM
Description
CHS Blue Ridge 720 Malcolm Blvd Rutherford College, NC Videoconference room: Valdese Board Room Please contact Jeanne Carleton Lee at Jeanne.Carleton-Lee@Blueridgehealth.org or 828-580-7535 for more information.
Status
Open
Date(s)
Sep 14, 2019
Time
8:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Check-In Time
7:30 AM
Description
LCI – Cleveland 201 East Grover St Shelby NC 28150 Videoconference Room: CRMC Oncology Board Room Please contact Amy Bolton at 980-487-2640 or amy.bolton@atriumhealth.com
Status
Open
Date(s)
Sep 14, 2019
Time
8:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Check-In Time
7:30 AM
Description
Facility Name & Address: LCI Concord 100 Medical Park Dr. NE Suite 110 Concord, NC 28025 Name of the Video Conference Room: LCI Concord Conference Room 18335 A&B Please contact Jessica Sircey at 828-337-1653 or Jessica.Sircey@atriumhealth.org for more information.
Status
Open
Date(s)
Sep 14, 2019
Time
8:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Check-In Time
8:00 AM
Description
Please contact Jessica Cook at jessica.cook@atriumhealth.org for more information.
Status
Open
Date(s)
Sep 14, 2019
Time
8:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Check-In Time
7:30 AM
Description
Please contact Teresa Tallent at Teresa.Tallent@atriumhealth.org for more information.
Status
Open
Date(s)
Sep 14, 2019
Time
8:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Check-In Time
7:30 AM
Description
Facility Name & Address: Donayre Cancer Care Center/LCI 500 Jefferson St Whiteville, NC 28412 Name of the Video Conference Room: Oncology Conference Room Please contact Lisa Thomas at Lisa.thomas@atriumhealth.org for more information.
Details
Status
Open
Date(s)
Sep 14, 2019
Time
8:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Location
Levine Cancer Institute
Fees
$155.00
For Non-Atrium Health employees. Lunch, and handouts will be provided.
Credits
6.00
CNE Contact Hours