Transcript of "CORE CURRICULUM REVIEW COURSE FOR NURSES"
COURSE ID: FA09COR
DATES: September 10 and 11, 2009
TIMES: 8:00 A.M. – 4:30 P.M.
LOCATION: Fox Chase Conference Center Auditorium,
Eligible registered nurses preparing to take the Oncology
Nursing Certification (OCN® ) exam, and other nursing
and allied health professionals with an interest in oncology.
Oncology nursing certification is the standard for today’s
oncology nurse. The Oncology Certified Nurse OCN®
Blueprint of the Oncology Nursing Certification Corporation (ONCC),
as well as the Instructor’s Resource Manual published by the
Oncology Nursing Society (ONS) have been utilized as resources
for development of course content.
MAJOR SUBJECT AREAS INCLUDE:
• Health Promotion and disease Prevention
• Screening, Early Detection and Diagnosis
• Scientific Basis for Practice including Research
• Cancer Treatment Modalities
• Symptom Management
• Psychosocial Dimensions of Care
• Oncologic Emergencies
• End of Life Care
• Professional Performance
CONTACT HOURS: 14.2 (approximation)
CORE CURRICULUM REVIEW COURSE FOR NURSES