A Multidisciplinary Overview: Caring for a Patient with Head and Neck Cancer: 1 CEU

Learning Objectives

Learning Objectives
 

Identify the sites that encompass the diagnosis of head and neck cancer.

Explain the role of the nurse navigator caring for head and neck cancer patients.

Identify resources for management of common side effects related to chemotherapy and radiation treatment.

Identify two common chemotherapy agents used in concurrent chemotherapy and radiation for head and neck cancer.

Recall three side effects and the management of the side effects of radiation therapy for the patient with head and neck cancer.

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
Course opens: 
12/30/2022
Course expires: 
11/30/2023
UPMC Hillman Cancer Center
Pittsburgh
United States

Susan D'Arcangelo, RTT

Dana Diehl, BSN, RN, OCN

Jamie Kruger,  RT

Kellie Ritchey, BSN , RN

Apryl Spencer, BSN, RN, OCN

Amy Wiley, BSN, RN 

 

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
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