NCCN Pharmacy Updates: Best Practices for Transitioning Oncology Therapies from the Inpatient to the Outpatient Setting
It is important for pharmacists to be familiar with the steps that are involved in transitioning oncology therapies that have been historically provided in an inpatient setting to the outpatient setting, and be familiar with the criteria for successful implementation of such an initiative.
Category
  • Best Practices
Format
  • Live Webinar
Credits
  • AAPA Category 1 CME credit
  • ACPE contact hours
  • AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • ANCC contact hours
  • Participation
Event date September 17, 2021
Patient-Reported Outcomes: Assessment and Interventions to Improve Symptom Management
Early identification of patients’ interventional needs may decrease their morbidity and mortality, increase quality of life, improve patient-clinician communication, and decrease health care utilization and associated costs.
Category
  • Supportive Care Topics
Format
  • Recorded Webcast
Credits
  • ANCC contact hours
  • Participation
Evolution of CAR T-Cell Therapy
CAR T-cell therapy represents a novel class of immunotherapy and its use has been expanding in relapsed or refractory hematologic malignancies. To ensure optimal patient outcomes, treatment-related toxicities must be closely monitored and quickly managed.
Category
  • Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
Format
  • Recorded Webcast
Credits
  • ANCC contact hours
  • Participation
Keeping up with the Molecular Targets in the Treatment of Advanced Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
Nurses and other health care providers need to be familiar with the new approved agents (and their corresponding molecular biomarkers) and side effects associated with the newer agents, so they can improve care for their patients.
Category
  • Lung Cancers
Format
  • Recorded Webcast
Credits
  • ANCC contact hours
  • Participation
Navigating Treatment Selection for Patients with Advanced Ovarian Cancer
Multidisciplinary involvement, including nursing and palliative care specialists, is key to providing the best care possible for patients with recurrent/refractory ovarian cancer.
Category
  • Ovarian Cancer
Format
  • Recorded Webcast
Credits
  • ANCC contact hours
  • Participation
Current Clinical Challenges in Cancer Pain Management
To ensure safe and appropriate access to opioid pain medications for their patients, clinicians need to understand the benefits of opioids and develop strategies to ensure adequate pain management for patients in minority ethnic groups and those at risk for opioid misuse.
Category
  • Pain
Format
  • Recorded Webcast
Credits
  • ANCC contact hours
  • Participation
Advancing Survivorship Care through Program Development
With increased knowledge of the issues survivors face and optimal ways care can be delivered, nurses can be empowered to help cancer survivors live long and healthy lives after treatment ends.
Category
  • Survivorship
Format
  • Recorded Webcast
Credits
  • ANCC contact hours
  • Participation
Cultivating Nursing Resilience during a Pandemic
Current practices that foster nursing resilience need to be evaluated, recognized, enhanced and supported by management and institutional leadership.  Protocols need to be put in place to ensure that nursing and other health care staff have access to support and resources needed to persevere through this challenging time.​​​​​​​
Category
  • Supportive Care Topics
Format
  • Recorded Webcast
Credits
  • ANCC contact hours
  • Participation
Survivorship: From Adolescents and Young Adults to Older Adults
It is critical for clinicians providing survivorship care to be informed about possible late and long-term effects and appropriate screening and management strategies for them. With this information, clinicians can overcome the barriers to optimal survivorship care, improve patient outcomes, and ensure that all of a survivor’s needs are addressed.
Category
  • Survivorship
Format
  • Recorded Webcast
Credits
  • AAPA Category 1 CME credit
  • ACPE contact hours
  • AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • ANCC contact hours
  • Participation
Optimal Management of Venous Thromboembolism in Patients with Cancer
Surveys suggest that patient and clinician education on cancer-associated VTE and safe use of DOACs is lacking, despite the fact that VTE is a major contributor to mortality among cancer patients.
Category
  • Venous Thromboembolic Disease
Format
  • Recorded Webcast
Credits
  • AAPA Category 1 CME credit
  • ACPE contact hours
  • AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • ANCC contact hours
  • Participation

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