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Oncology Core Curriculum - Sioux Falls

Sep
25
Wed
To
Sep
26
Thu
Sep 25-26, 2013
Classroom 2 at Avera Education Center
Sioux Falls, SD

This educational activity is designed to provide an overview of the care required for oncology patients from diagnosis through treatment. Educational activity content is based on the Oncology Nursing Society Core Curriculum for Oncology Nursing.

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Avera McKennan Employees: No charge

Avera System Employees: $25.00

Others: $35.00

Fees & Payment

Avera McKennan Employees: No charge

Avera System Employees: $25.00

Others: $35.00

Description

This educational activity is designed to provide an overview of the care required for oncology patients from diagnosis through treatment.  Educational activity content is based on the Oncology Nursing Society Core Curriculum for Oncology Nursing.

September 25 & 26, 2013

Avera Education Center – Classroom 2

Day 1 ~ 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Day 2 ~ 8:00 AM – 4:45 PM

Program Purpose:

This educational activity is designed to provide an overview of the care required for the oncology patients from diagnosis through treatment. Educational activity content is based on the Oncology Nursing Society Core Curriculum for Oncology Nursing.

Upon completion of this activity you will be able to:

DAY 1

1. Identify the components and functions of the immune system.

2. Describe the general characteristics of cancer cells and carcinogenesis.

3. Describe the principles of Chemotherapy.

4. Describe the relationship of genetics to cancer development.

5. Identify the hematological malignancies (ie lymphomas,leukemias, multiple myelomas and mylodysplastic syndrome.) and the comprehensive plan of care based upon diagnosis.

DAY 2

1. Describe the principles of radiation therapy.

2. Identify solid tumors types through pathophysiology and the comprehensive plan of care based upon diagnosis.

3.  Describe the psychosocial dimensions of oncology nursing care.

Instructor(s)

  • Speaker TBD

Contact

Avera McKennan Education Services at 605-322-8950 or send an email

Schedule & Location

Schedule

This event includes all of the 2 meeting times below.
Date Time Location Instructor
1. Wed, September 25 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM Classroom 2 at Avera Education Center Speaker TBD
2. Thu, September 26 8:00 AM to 4:45 PM Classroom 2 at Avera Education Center Speaker TBD

Location Details

  • Classroom 2 at Avera Education Center
    810 E 23rd Street
    Sioux Falls, SD 57105

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