Get a complete overview of managing the common side effects of cancer treatment you’ll have to treat as an oncology APN. The Symptom Management—Oncology APN online course addresses the specific needs of oncology APNs related to managing symptoms and responding to oncologic emergencies. This course is designed for advanced practice nurses with some experience in oncology.
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.
This course is included in the AOCNS® and AOCNP® Certification Review Bundles. It is a recommended course if you are studying for your certification exam or are renewing your certification via the ILNA option. You may take this course on its own or purchase the bundle of five courses plus a practice test at a discounted rate.
Upon completion of this activity, the learner will demonstrate knowledge of evidence-based guidelines for the assessment and management of disease- and treatment-related effects in patients with cancer by achieving at least 80% on the post-test.
This course is designed for APNs with oncology experience who want to increase their knowledge about critical components of the APN role in cancer care. This course is also appropriate for APNs preparing for advanced oncology certification or renewal via ILNA renewal points.
Content in this learning activity is applicable to meeting individual requirements for certification renewal through the Oncology Nursing Certification Corporation's Individual Learning Needs Assessment (ILNA) renewal method.
Up to 6.98 ILNA points may be applied to Professional Practice OR Scientific Basis for Practice OR Symptom Management OR Treatment.
No more than 6.98 total points may be claimed for the program.
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