NCCN Oncology Case Manager and Medical Director Program: Management of Pediatric Patients with Cancer
Management of pediatric patients with cancer is complex and requires multidisciplinary coordination to organize cancer treatment and supportive care during treatment. In addition, care coordination is essential during the survivorship and end-of-life phases of pediatric cancer treatment. Health care professionals, including case managers and medical directors, need to be educated regarding these issues so that they can facilitate the multidisciplinary coordination needed to ensure that all of the needs of the patient and family are met.
This activity is designed to meet the educational needs of case managers, medical directors, physicians, nurses, pharmacists, and other health care professionals who manage the care of patients with cancer. These webinars may be of particular interest to those in care coordination roles and those who interact with, counsel, and refer patients with cancer to appropriate sources of care and/or make coverage decisions in both managed care organizations and clinical settings.
Following this activity, participants should be able to:
- Summarize general treatment strategies for pediatric patients with cancer.
- Coordinate appropriate supportive care for pediatric patients with cancer during the treatment and survivorship phases.
- Create a plan to ensure compassionate end-of-life care for pediatric patients with cancer that meets all the needs of the patient and family.
Matthew Barth, MD
Roswell Park Cancer Institute
Julie Comella-Higgins, NP
Roswell Park Cancer Institute
NCCN Medical Education Disclosure Policy
It is the policy of NCCN that every 12 months, all faculty, moderators, activity planners and all internal planning staff participating in NCCN continuing education activities are expected to disclose any financial relationships with a commercial interest as defined by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) Standards for Commercial Support. In addition, all faculty presentations have been reviewed for adherence to the ACCME’s Standards for Commercial Support (the provider develops activities/educational interventions independent of commercial interests [SCS 1, 2 and 6] by experts on the topics).
Per the ACCME Standards for Commercial Support, individuals who do not disclose relevant financial relationships will be disqualified from involvement in the CE activity as a content developer, planner, or presenter. A complete list of individuals’ relationships with external entities is available upon request.
Full disclosure of faculty relationships will be made prior to the activity.
In support of improving patient care, National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN) is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
NCCN designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
NCCN designates this educational activity for a maximum of 1.25 contact hours.
NCCN designates this knowledge-based continuing education activity for 1.25 contact hour (0.125 CEUs) of continuing education credit. UAN: TBD
NCCN has been authorized by the American Academy of PAs (AAPA) to award AAPA Category 1 CME credit for activities planned in accordance with AAPA CME Criteria. This activity is designated for 1.25 AAPA Category 1 CME credits. PAs should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation.
This program has been pre-approved by The Commission for Case Manager Certification to provide continuing education credit to CCM® board certified case managers. Credit approval for case managers is pending for this program.
As a Jointly Accredited Organization, NCCN is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved under this program. State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit. NCCN maintains responsibility for this course. Social workers completing this course receive 1.25 continuing education 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 CCM clock hours
- 1.25 Participation
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This webinar will be presented live one time only on Monday, November 11, 2019, from 2:30 - 3:45 PM Eastern Standard Time (EST) (UTC -5). To adjust for other time zones, click here.
To complete this activity, users will need:
- A device with an Internet connection and sound playback capability
- One of the two latest versions of Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, or Safari
- Internet Explorer is no longer supported
- Adobe Reader or other PDF reader software for certificate viewing/printing