Cancer Care Series: Health Promotion, Screening, Early Detection, Scientific Basis for Practice, and Professional Performance
- Date: January 20, 2015
- Time: 9:00 am to 1:00 pm
- Location: Methodist Estabrook Cancer Center Auditorium, 8303 Dodge St, Omaha, NE 68114
Nurses and other health professionals who care for oncology patients.
Cost $45 with promo code: 70PD
Methodist and Jennie Ed employees please use the 2014 or 2015 health system promo code for a 100% discount.
The purpose of this program is to provide best practices in caring for patients with cancer. This course is part of a 4-course series designed to increase oncology certification.
Participants will be able to:
- Explore best practices in health promotion, screening, and early detection of cancer.
- Discuss the role of genetics in oncology.
- Discuss the scientific basis for oncology practice.
- Examine the expectations for professional performance related to oncology practice.
|9-9:45am||Health Promotion, Screening, Early Detection & Genetics|
|Kathy Christiansen & Hope Chipman MS, CGC|
|9:45-11:15am||Scientific Basis for Practice|
|Kim Bland, MS, APRN, AOCN|
|Cheryl Bohacek, MSN, RN, OCN|
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Kim Bland, MS, APRN, AOCN: Clinical Consultant at the Methodist Estabrook Cancer Center and Oncology Research, as well as a Nurse Practitioner on the in-patient oncology unit.
Cheryl Bohacek, MSN, RN, OCN: Service Leader for Oncology unit at Methodist Hospital.
Kathy Christiansen: Cancer Prevention & Hereditary Risk Program Manager at the Methodist Estabrook Cancer Center
Hope Chipman, MS, CGC: Certified Genetic Counselor at Nebraska Medicine.
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3.75 contact hours awarded. Master Code #NE13-16C07 Nebraska Methodist College Center for Professional and Continuing Education is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Nebraska Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
3.75 education hours. Nebraska Methodist College Center for Professional and Continuing Education assigns education hours based on 60 minutes of classroom instruction for each offering. Participants may use these for their professional continuing education hours and toward re-licensure if so approved within the standards and guidelines of their discipline.
In order to obtain contact hours or CEU's for a continuing education event, participants are expected to attend the entire event and return a completed evaluation form.