Nurse Ambassador Training Acupuncture
Oncology nurses attending training in the nurse ambassador program.
Describe the process of acupuncture and its indications in patients with cancer.
Recall three indications for acupuncture treatment to alleviate side effects in patients diagnosed with cancer.
Lanie Francis, MD
Director of the Wellness and Integrative Oncology Program
UPMC Hillman Cancer Center
Karen Donoughe, LAc, MSAc
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 0.25 contact hour.
To receive 0.25 Contact Hour, the learner must sign in, attend the entire activity, complete the knowledge assessment, and complete the activity evaluation.
- 0.25 ANCCUPMC Provider Unit is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation
- 0.25 Attendance