Changing Economics in Cancer Care: Optimizing Resources and Strategic Tactics to Improve Patient Outcomes and Protect the Workforce
Understanding the changes in the economics of oncology care and the increasing financial challenges impacting cancer centers is important for stakeholders at all levels to become informed consumers of the healthcare system. It is important for cancer center leaders to have this information to make informed decisions around resource allocation for continued viability.
Category
  • Best Practices
Format
  • Recorded Webcast
Credits
  • 1.00 AAPA Category 1 CME credit
  • 1.00 ACPE contact hours
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 ANCC contact hours
  • 1.00 ASWB continuing education credit
  • 1.00 Participation
Health-Related Social Needs: How to Identify and Address the Needs of Your Patients
There is currently a dearth of training and education for healthcare students and professionals on both the importance of health-related social needs (HRSN) and the best practices in screening for and intervening to address HRSN. Patients and their caregivers may not understand the impact that health-related social needs could have on treatment and care.
Category
  • Supportive Care Topics
Format
  • Recorded Webcast
Credits
  • 0.75 AAPA Category 1 CME credit
  • 0.75 ACPE contact hours
  • 0.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 0.75 ANCC contact hours
  • 0.75 Participation
Health Insurance 101: Helping Patients Navigate the Health Insurance Maze
Providers need to be aware of the myriad insurance-related issues they may encounter and understand how they can help their patients navigate potential coverage landmines and advocate for themselves to ensure the best care possible.
Category
Format
  • Recorded Webcast
Credits
  • 1.25 AAPA Category 1 CME credit
  • 1.25 ACPE contact hours
  • 1.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.25 ANCC contact hours
  • 1.25 ASWB continuing education credit
  • 1.25 Participation
Difficult Conversations: How to Communicate with Patients and Caregivers
Having good communication and listening skills when talking to patients and caregivers is essential, and yet many early career providers are uncomfortable having these conversations and lack real-world experience. It is important for providers to understand that having these types of conversations, even if the patient is hesitant to have them, is a critical component of treating patients with cancer.
Category
  • Supportive Care Topics
Format
  • Recorded Webcast
Credits
  • 0.75 AAPA Category 1 CME credit
  • 0.75 ACPE contact hours
  • 0.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 0.75 ANCC contact hours
  • 0.75 ASWB continuing education credit
  • 0.75 Participation
Team-Based Management of Immunotherapy-Related Toxicities
Continuing education on the importance of early recognition and management of immunotherapy-related toxicities and involvement of the multidisciplinary team will be crucial to ensure optimal outcomes for patients with cancer.
Category
  • Management of Immunotherapy-Related Toxicities
Format
  • Recorded Webcast
Credits
  • 1.00 AAPA Category 1 CME credit
  • 1.00 ACPE contact hours
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 ANCC contact hours
  • 1.00 Participation
Recorded Presentation from the NCCN Pharmacy Updates: Management of Immunotherapy-Associated Oral Toxicities
Oncology pharmacists are vital members of the oncology team with specialized knowledge of anticancer therapy and can help navigate therapeutic interventions, contributing to selection, dosing, monitoring, evaluation, and education of medications to improve oral immune-related adverse event outcomes.
Category
  • Management of Immunotherapy-Related Toxicities
Format
  • Recorded Webcast
Credits
  • 1.00 AAPA Category 1 CME credit
  • 1.00 ACPE contact hours
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 ANCC contact hours
  • 1.00 Participation
Plenary Session - Living with Lynch Syndrome: A Patient Story
It is critical for individuals with a family history of Lynch syndrome to have genetic counseling and testing in order to identify those who are at risk and implement appropriate screening, surveillance, and risk-reduction strategies based on the individual’s risk profile. Clinicians need to recognize the role of genetic testing and counseling and the importance of a personalized and patient-centric approach to care of individuals with a hereditary cancer syndrome.
Category
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Genetic/Familial High-Risk Assessment
Format
  • Recorded Webcast
Credits
  • 1.25 AAPA Category 1 CME credit
  • 1.25 ACPE contact hours
  • 1.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.25 ANCC contact hours
  • 1.25 ASWB continuing education credit
  • 1.25 Participation
Plenary Session - Promising Practices to Reduce the Impact of Drug Shortages on Cancer Care
Cancer drug shortages have had a significant impact on clinical practice with much confusion around how to appropriately manage care of patients with cancer in the midst of a drug shortage. You can benefit by learning what you can do both in your practice and in your advocacy to advance short-term and long-term solutions.
Category
  • Best Practices
Format
  • Recorded Webcast
Credits
  • 1.25 AAPA Category 1 CME credit
  • 1.25 ACPE contact hours
  • 1.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.25 ANCC contact hours
  • 1.25 ASWB continuing education credit
  • 1.25 Participation
Management of Trauma-Related and Stressor-Related Disorders
Patients with mental illness experience cancer disparities, such as increased cancer mortality rates, more advanced cancer at time of diagnosis, and more comorbidities. For the NCCN Guidelines for Distress Management update, the panel separated management recommendations for adjustment disorder, and PTSD and acute stress disorder.
Category
  • Distress Management
  • Supportive Care Topics
Format
  • Recorded Webcast
Credits
  • 1.00 AAPA Category 1 CME credit
  • 1.00 ACPE contact hours
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 ANCC contact hours
  • 1.00 ASWB continuing education credit
  • 1.00 Participation
Team-Based Case Review: Breast Cancer
As a result of the therapeutic advances and clinical research affecting the management of patients with cancer, clinicians can benefit by comparing their individual skills of diagnosis, treatment, and management of patients with their peers. This peer interaction is an integral part in enhancing clinical decision-making skills that can improve patient care.
Category
  • Breast Cancer
Format
  • Recorded Webcast
Credits
  • 1.00 AAPA Category 1 CME credit
  • 1.00 ACPE contact hours
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 ANCC contact hours
  • 1.00 ASWB continuing education credit
  • 1.00 Participation

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