Essentials of Safe Administration of Chemotherapy and Biotherapy June 2021

June 29, 2021

This class is the part of the Chemotherapy and Biotherapy Hybrid Course.

Target Audience

UPMC Hillman Cancer Center healthcare professions who will be administering, ordering or managing chemotherapy and biotherapy medications.

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: 
  • 5.00 AAPA Category I CME
  • 5.00 ANCC
    UPMC Provider Unit is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation
  • 5.00 Attendance
Course opens: 
06/21/2021
Course expires: 
07/23/2021
Event starts: 
06/29/2021 - 8:00am
Event ends: 
06/29/2021 - 1:00pm
Rating: 
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Pittsburgh, PA
United States

This class will be held remotely via TEAMs.

Amy DiMaggio, MSN, RN, CMSRN

Clinical Education Specialist

UPMC Hillman Cancer Center

 

Gloria Gotaskie, MSN, RN

Advanced Clinical Education Specialist

UPMC Hillman Cancer Center

 

Becky McClelland, MSN-Ed, RN, OCN

Clinical Education Specialist

UPMC Hillman Cancer Center

 

Brittni Prosdocimo, MSN, RN, BMTCN

Advanced Clinical Education Specialist

UPMC Hillman Cancer Center

 

 

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 5 Contact Hours the learner must sign in and attend the entire activity and complete the activity evaluation.

Available Credit

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