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The Association of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Nurses Pediatric Chemotherapy & Biotherapy Provider Course

2014

October 21 & 28


8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (Registration at 7:30 a.m.)
Facilities Support Services Building (FSSB), Room 2030
Course # 07255
Capacity: 25

Continental breakfast and lunch are included in fee.

Course description

The Association of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Nurses (APHON) Pediatric Chemotherapy and Biotherapy Provider Course provides a comprehensive review of the knowledge needed to administer cytotoxic and biotherapeutic agents.

Upon successful completion of the course and post-test, participants will receive an APHON Pediatric Chemotherapy and Biotherapy Provider Card. This card validates that the participant has completed the education and demonstrated the knowledge needed to administer chemotherapy and biotherapy agents to pediatric patients.

It is the responsibility of the participant to ensure their provider status is renewed with APHON every 2 years on or before the provider card expiration. Information regarding the online renewal process is found on the APHON website.

Course materials

The The Pediatric Chemotherapy and Biotherapy Curriculum is included in the registration fee.

Prerequisite

Participants must be licensed registered nurses. This course content is appropriate for nurses who are new to pediatric/ adolescent chemotherapy and biotherapy administration, as well as for those who want a comprehensive review.

C.E. contact hours

APHON will award 13.75 contact hours to nurses who attend this program in its entirety. APHON is approved as a provider of continuing nursing education by the California Board of Registered Nursing, provider number 14513.

APHON is accredited as an approver of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Attendees will not receive C.E. credit if they are more than 20 minutes late; no partial credit can be awarded.

Registration

Please select a class date above and complete the registration form. If using a credit card, submit the registration form and phone in your credit card number to (916) 734-9790. If paying by check, please print the registration form, attach your check made payable to UC Regents and mail to: 

Center for Professional Practice of Nursing
4900 Broadway, Suite 1630
Sacramento, CA 95820

Registrations are confirmed only if fee is provided with registration form.

Registration deadline

A $20 late fee will be charged for registrations received less than 2 weeks prior to the course date.

UC Davis employees

$120 registration fee.

Community registrants

$250 registration fee for community nurses.

Refund policy

Cancellation must be requested fourteen days prior to class to receive a full refund or deposit. A $50 service fee will be charged after this date. If the provider cancels the course a full refund will be provided.

Additional information

The APHON Pediatric Chemotherapy and Biotherapy Course is NOT a certification course, and is not intended to measure competency. Individual institutions are responsible for determining their own requirements for assessing clinical competency.

This program contains discussion of off-label uses (products used for a purpose other than that for which it was approved by the FDA). All disclosures will be mentioned at the beginning of the course.

Persons with disabilities

Individuals needing special accommodations may call the Center for Professional Practice of Nursing at (916) 734-9790.

Parking

Parking is available in parking lots 14 and 17 on 2nd avenue or lot 25 on 50th Street adjacent to the MIND Institute. Park with a UC Davis parking permit, or purchase a daily permit for $6 in lot 14 or 25.

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