NCCN Framework for Resource Stratification of NCCN Guidelines (NCCN Framework™): Adult Cancer Pain and Palliative Care
This information was originally presented at the NCCN 23rd Annual Conference: Improving the Quality, Effectiveness, and Efficiency of Cancer Care held in Orlando, Florida, from March 22 - 24, 2018.
Category
  • Pain
  • Palliative Care
Format
  • Recorded Webcast
Credits
  • ACPE contact hours
  • AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • ANCC contact hours
  • Participation
Pain Assessment: The Basics
This module describes different types of cancer pain, methods to thoroughly assess identification of pain type, and management of opioid side effects.
Category
  • Pain
  • Palliative Care
  • Supportive Care Topics
Format
  • Recorded Webcast
Credits
  • AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • ANCC contact hours
  • Participation
Pain Management: Beyond the Basics
This module dives deeper into pain management for cancer patients describing options for pain management including: opioids and adjuvant pain medication, discussion of opioid pharmacology and optimal opioid dosing, and conversion from one opioid to another.
Category
  • Pain
  • Palliative Care
  • Supportive Care Topics
Format
  • Recorded Webcast
Credits
  • AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • ANCC contact hours
  • Participation
How to Communicate Prognosis
This module addresses steps to prepare for a prognosis conversation, discusses barriers of this conversation with patients and families, and describes how to respond to patient’s emotions and their comprehension in an empathic way while eliciting what is most important to the patient.
Category
  • Palliative Care
  • Supportive Care Topics
Format
  • Recorded Webcast
Credits
  • AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • ANCC contact hours
  • Participation
Goals of Care and Advance Care Planning over Time
These modules define goals of care, adjusting conversations based on patient’s wishes and preferences, how and when to discuss hospice in a goals of care discussion, and describes the components of advance care planning based on stage of health.
Category
  • Palliative Care
  • Supportive Care Topics
Format
  • Recorded Webcast
Credits
  • AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • ANCC contact hours
  • Participation
POLST Paradigm – Physician Orders for Life Sustaining Treatment Paradigm
This module distinguishes between an advance directive and POLST forms, identifies patients who are appropriate to start a POLST discussion and how to use the POLST form to create actionable medical orders to ensure seriously ill patient’s decisions about life-sustaining treatment are respected i
Category
  • Palliative Care
  • Supportive Care Topics
Format
  • Recorded Webcast
Credits
  • AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • ANCC contact hours
  • Participation
Addressing Symptoms that Impact Quality of Life: Nausea/Vomiting, Constipation, Dyspnea & Shortness of Breath
These modules describe the common causes, assessment of, and ways to manage nausea/vomiting, constipation and dyspnea/shortness of breath.
Category
  • Palliative Care
  • Supportive Care Topics
Format
  • Recorded Webcast
Credits
  • AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • ANCC contact hours
  • Participation
Primary Palliative Care vs. Specialized Palliative Care and Reasons to Refer to Hospice and Palliative Care
These modules describe oncology team practices that are “primary palliative care” compared to palliative medicine specialist care, when a palliative medicine specialist may be appropriate for a patient, the difference between palliative care and hospice care programs, when a referral to hospice i
Category
  • Palliative Care
  • Supportive Care Topics
Format
  • Recorded Webcast
Credits
  • AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • ANCC contact hours
  • Participation
NCCN 2018-2019 Case Manager and Medical Director Program: Integrating Palliative Care into the Oncology Care Continuum
Although there is general agreement on the importance and benefits of early integration of palliative care in oncology, timely and seamless integration remains a major challenge.
Category
  • Palliative Care
Format
  • Live Webinar
Credits
  • ACPE contact hours
  • AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • ANCC contact hours
  • CCM clock hours
  • Participation
Event date February 19, 2019