ONS/ONCC Chemotherapy Biotherapy Certificate Renewal Course

ONS/ONCC Chemotherapy Biotherapy Certificate Renewal Course

Contact hours
5.10
On Demand

The ONS/ONCC Chemotherapy Biotherapy Certificate Renewal Course will guide you through four strategically planned case studies to ensure that your chemotherapy and biotherapy knowledge stays current and you’re continuing to progress as an experienced oncology RN.

Eligibility: If you have earned your provider card and certificate of added qualification in 2015, you will be eligible to take the ONS/ONCC Chemotherapy Biotherapy Certificate Renewal Course, assuming that you are not more than 30 days past your expiration date.

This course is offered on demand. Instructions on how to immediately access the course will be sent to you in an automatically generated email receipt after you register. You will enjoy continuous access for six months.

ONS/ONCC Chemotherapy Biotherapy Certificate Renewal Course Topics
  • Breast Cancer Case Study
  • Colorectal Case Study
  • Lung Cancer Case Study
  • Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma Case Study

Expected Outcome

Upon completion of this activity, the learner will demonstrate knowledge of chemotherapy and biotherapy administration by passing the post-test with score of > 80%.

Target Audience

This course is limited to nurses who presently hold and desire to maintain a current ONS Cancer Chemotherapy and Biotherapy Provider Card and ONCC Certificate of Added Qualification.

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ILNA Breakdown

OCN® and CBCN®
5.1 ILNA points may be applied toward:

  • up to 2.9 points: Treatment
  • up to 2.2 points: Professional
  • .7 points: Symptom Management

AOCNP® and AOCNS®
5.1 ILNA points may be applied toward:

  • up to 2.9 points: Treatment
  • .7 points: Professional
  • up to 2.2 points: Roles of the APN
  • .7 points: Symptom Management

CPHON®
5.1 ILNA points may be applied toward:

  • up to 2.9 points: Treatment
  • .7 points: Symptom Management
  • up to 2.2 points: Professional

BMTCN™
5.1 ILNA points may be applied toward:

  • up to 2.2 points: Professional
  • up to 2.9 points: Preparative Regimens
  • .7 points: Post Transplant Issues
Learning Objectives
  • Explain what relative dose intensity is and its role in cancer treatment.
  • Calculate an ANC and interpret the ANC results for next steps.
  • Discuss risk factors, prevention, assessment and evidence-based interventions for common chemotherapy toxicities (ie. myelosuppression, cardiotoxicity, mucositis, peripheral neuropathy, N/V).
  • Calculate routine chemotherapy dosages using appropriate dosing principles.
  • List PPE required for hazardous drug administration per the guidelines.
  • Summarize important patient teaching points for their protection against exposure to hazardous drugs.
  • Discuss what cumulative dose is and the nurse’s role in monitoring cumulative dose.

The Oncology Nursing Society is accredited with distinction as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's (ANCC) Commission on Accreditation.

ONS is approved as a provider of continuing education by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider #2850.

Individual Pricing Options

Current Provider Cardholders

$80.00
Member
$103.00
Nonmember

Late Renewal

$115.00
Member
$138.00
Nonmember

A late fee of $35 is added to the cost of the course if your ONS Chemotherapy Provider Card expired within the past month.

Group purchases are available

 Registering for 10 or more people? Group discounts are available for this course.

To find out more, contact ONS customer service at help@ons.org or 866-257-4667, option 2. Our office hours are Monday through Friday from 8:30 am–5 pm EST.

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