Giving Careers Education
Chemotherapy and Biotherapy Provider Course

Overview:
This two-day course includes a comprehensive curriculum designed to provide nurses with the knowledge base needed to safely care for children and adolescents receiving chemotherapy. Participants must bring a copy of their RN license number.

Objectives:
  • Identify principles of chemotherapy and biotherapy
  • Recognize toxicities of common chemotherapy and biotherapy agents and nursing interventions to manage symptoms
  • Outline steps required to safely administer chemotherapy agents to children and adolescents
  • Describe late effects of cancer treatment
Following course attendance and successful completion of exam, participants receive a APHON Pediatric Chemotherapy and Biotherapy Provider card from APHON.
Additional Information:
Audience: Registered Nurses
Duration: 2 day(s)
Fees:
$250.00 Each
Faculty:
Ruth Anne Herring, RN, MSN, CPNP, CPHON
Janice Hennon, BSN, RN, CPON
Mandy Mansell, BSN, RN, CPON
Maranda Molina, APNP, RN, CPON
Cook Children's Health Care System
Fort Worth, Texas

To register for one of the events listed below, click the Register link next to it.
DateLocationTime  
Tuesday, July 22, 2014Medical Center Pavilion Classroom 18:00 AM   Register  
Tuesday, October 21, 2014Medical Center Pavilion Classroom 58:00 AM   Register  

Accreditation Statement(s):
CNE
Cook Children's Medical Center is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Texas Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation (ANCC).

This activity provides 13.75 contact hours.  You must attend the activity in its entirety and complete and return the evaluation tool.

ANCC has a toll free number (1-866-262-9730) you can call to report any bias, conflicts of interest, concerns, compliments, or opinions related to this activity, or to share insight on the overall process.