Current State of Cancer in PA

February 17, 2021

American Society of Radiologic Technologists (ASRT)

Continuing Education Program

 

State of Cancer in Pennsylvania
 

Presented by:

 

Lyn B. Robertson, DrPH, MSN, BSN
 

Wednesday, February 17, 2021

12:00 pm to 1:00 pm

 

UPMC Hillman Cancer Center Remote via Microsoft Teams

 

Attendance will be for UPMC staff only

Remote web attendance via Team Meeting

 

Programs coordinated by:

 Becky McClelland (mcclellandr2@upmc.edu) and

Deborah Malush (malushd@upmc.edu)

 

Category A credit for ASRT, MDCB and ANCC also available

 

In support of improving patient care, the University of Pittsburgh 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.

 

The maximum number of hours awarded for this Continuing Nursing Education activity is 1 contact hour.

Target Audience

UPMC Radiation Oncology Nurses

Learning Objectives

Objectives

Name 3 high incidence cancers in Pennsylvania.

Identify 2-3 barriers contributing to cancer disparities in Pennsylvania.

Identify and discuss 2-3 strategies within the PA Comprehensive Cancer Plan focusing on decreasing cancer incidence and mortality throughout the state

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 ANCC
    UPMC Provider Unit is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation
  • 1.00 Attendance
Course opens: 
02/01/2021
Course expires: 
02/26/2021
Event starts: 
02/17/2021 - 12:00pm
Event ends: 
02/17/2021 - 1:00pm
UPMC Hillman Cancer Center
Pittsburgh, PA
United States

Meeting will be held virtually  via UPMC Microsoft TEAMS

Linda Barry Robertson DrPH, MSN, RN

In support of improving patient care, the University of Pittsburgh 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. 

The maximum number of hours awarded for this Continuing Nursing Education activity is 1 contact hour.

Available Credit

  • 1.00 ANCC
    UPMC Provider Unit is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation
  • 1.00 Attendance
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