Essentials Of Safe Administration

January 6, 2021

Essentials of Safe Administration of Chemotherapy and Biotherapy 

Antineoplastic Therapy Administration
Aria Order Verification
Error Prevention
Extravasations
Hypersensitivity 
 

 

Target Audience

UPMC Hillman Cancer Center Nurses

Learning Objectives

Objectives

Upon completion of this activity, the learner will be able to:

  • Describe the safe administration of antineoplastic and supportive therapies.

  • Recall the management of a patient with an extravasation.

  • Discuss the management of a hypersensitivity reaction.

  • Recognize risks that lead to medication errors and strategies to prevent errors

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 4.00 ANCC
    UPMC Provider Unit is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation
  • 4.00 Attendance
Course opens: 
11/13/2020
Course expires: 
01/15/2021
Event starts: 
01/06/2021 - 8:00am
Event ends: 
01/06/2021 - 1:00pm
UPMC Hillman Cancer Center
United States

Class will be held remote on Teams.

Amy DiMaggio, MSN, RN, CMSRN

Becky McClelland, MSN-Ed, RN, OCN

Brittni Prosdocimo, MSN, RN, BMTCN

Gloria Gotaskie, 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.

To receive 4.0 Contact Hours the learner must sign in and attend the entire activity and complete the activity evaluation.

Available Credit

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