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Psychological Support for Patients With Cancer - CE295-60
Psychological Support for Patients With Cancer
CE295-60 l 1.00 contact hrs
by Vickie K. Fieler, RN, PhD, AOCN and Carolyn Weaver, RN, MSN, AOCN and Barb Henry, ARNP, MSN
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Objectives:
The goal of this continuing education module for nurses, physical therapists, physicians and social workers is to enhance the expertise, effectiveness and confidence of healthcare providers who are working with oncology patients in any setting. After studying the information presented here, you will be able to:
  • Discuss the psychological distress sometimes experienced by patients diagnosed with cancer
  • Describe typical information needs of cancer patients and how to provide information that can help patients cope
  • List at least three interventions and communication skills helpful in caring for patients with cancer

This course will be updated or discontinued on or before 12/4/2016

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