SVONS Oncology Nursing Certification Review Course
Faculty: Jane Clark, PhD, RN, AOCN, GNP-C
Location: Biltmore Hotel and Suites Santa Clara
2151 Laurelwood Rd
Santa Clara, CA 95054
DESCRIPTION: This 2-day course provides an overview of the nine major content areas of the OCN Test Blueprint and successful strategies for preparing and taking the OCN examination.
The course is designed for nurses who are preparing to take the OCN examination, who need to earn continuing education credits toward re-certification, or who would like a comprehensive review of basic oncology nursing.
OBJECTIVES: Upon completion of the program, participants will be able to:
-Describe the major elements of the OCN test blueprint and test-taking strategies
-Describe the impact of the scientific basis and standards of oncology nursing practice to the care of patients with selected site-specific cancers.
-Apply the nursing process to the care of patients with cancer and their significant others across the cancer care continuum.
-Identify key elements of nursing care and safety for the patient receiving selected major treatment modalities for cancer.
-Apply the nursing process to the care of patients experiencing symptoms associated with cancer and cancer treatment.
-Discuss nursing care of patients identified as high-risk for selected oncologic emergencies.
-Select evidence-based nursing assessments and interventions for patients experiencing distressing psychosocial responses to cancer and cancer treatments.
OCN Test Blueprint and Test-taking Tips - 0.83 Contact hours
Oncology Nursing Practice - 2.16 Contact hours
Care Continuum - 2.50 Contact hours
Treatment Modalities - 1.83 Contact hours
440 minutes - 7.3 Contact hours
Symptom Management and Palliative Care - 3.80 Contact hours
Oncologic Emergencies - 1.50 Contact hours
Psychosocial Dimensions of Care - 1.50 Contact hours
Summary and Evaluation - 0.16
460 minutes - 7.6 Contact hours
Silicon Valley Oncology Nursing Society approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP 10031 for 14.9 contact hours.
MUST ATTEND BOTH DAYS for CE Credit
Cost of Course $350 (Breakfast, Lunch, Refreshments and Course Material Provided) NO REFUNDS. For any questions, please contact Dana Stevens, SVONS Chapter Membership Chair at email@example.com
Hotel Accommodations: Biltmore Hotel & Suites Santa Clara. Discounted overnight guest rooms are available at $99 for a standard room and $119.00 for a Town Suite with breakfast for two each morning. Contact the Biltmore reservations department at 800-255-9925 and refer to the Oncology Certification Review Course Silicon Valley ONS or booking ID 37352. https://www.hotelbiltmore.com/
Biltmore Hotel and Suites
2151 Laurelwood Road
Santa Clara, CA 95054
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