Full course description

Timeframe

Release Date

November 1, 2016

Valid for credit through

December 30, 2017

Participants have fourteen days to complete the program online after registration

Estimated Time To Complete Module

1.5-2 hours

Target Audience

This module has been designed to meet the educational needs of registered nurses involved in the care of patients with cancer.

Accreditation Statement/CNE credit

This teacher developed, learner paced educational activity is designated for 1.5. Contact hours and is provided by the Boston College CSON Continuing Education Program.

Boston College Connell School of Nursing Continuing Education Program is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the Massachusetts Nurse Association, an accredited approver of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

Disclosure Of Conflicts Of Interest

None of the faculty or planners reports any financial interest or relationships related to the content of this CNE activity. This program is supported by an Independent Educational Grant from Stand Up To Cancer, a division of the International Entertainment Industry, Inc.

Instructions For Successful Completion And Credit

There are no fees for participating and receiving CNE credit for these activities. Participants have 30 days to complete the module after registration. To successfully complete program and receive a certificate, participants must 1) read the learning objectives and faculty disclosures; 2) study the educational activity; and 3) complete the evaluation form. After successfully completing this evaluation, you will be sent an email with a link that will allow you to view and then print your CNE certificate immediately.

Disclaimer

This program is designed to enhance nurses’ knowledge of current professional practices. When conducting patient care, nurses must follow the established standards of care, policies, protocols and procedures of their agencies. These education programs do not replace existing legal and regulatory requirements and rules.

Module contributors

Dottie Jones

Program Director

Dottie Jones, Ph.D., RN, FAAN

Professor, Boston College Connell School of Nursing

Jane Flanagan

Faculty

Jane Flanagan, Ph.D., RN, AHN-BC

Associate Professor, Boston College Connell School of Nursing

Loren N. Winters

Project Consultant

Loren N. Winters, MSN, ANP-BC, OCN

Advanced Practice Nurse, MGH Cancer Center

Krista M. Rubin

Content Reviewer

Krista M. Rubin, MS, FNP-BC

MGH Cancer Center

Patricia Martin Arcari

Program Consultant

Patricia Martin Arcari, PhD, RN, AHN-BC

Dana-Farber Cancer Institute