This course will focus on the fundamental principles of navigation as they apply to the scope of nursing practice in oncology. Oncology nursing standards and professional nursing standards will be reviewed to contextualize the key attributes essential to the role of nursing in effective navigation. Theoretical models will be highlighted to enhance understanding of the supportive care needs of patients, as well as the process of patient adjustment to cancer. A patient-centred approach that emphasizes support of holistic domains of need will provide the nurse with tools and resources across the trajectory of care.
Ontario Fee - $199.00
National Fee - $299.00
By the end of this course, participants will be able to:
To receive a certificate and a 0.5 credit toward a de Souza designation, participants are required to complete the following:
Time Commitment: Approximately 4 hours a week, as some weeks will have more activities and readings than other weeks.
Eligibility: Offered to any regulated Health Care Professional.
de Souza Nurse Designation: This course is worth 0.5 credits under Patient Teaching and Coaching
To register for this course, please visit the Events Calendar to find out when it is being offered.