Objective: Describe the clinical manifestations, treatment modalities and nursing considerations of the following oncologic emergencies: Sepsis and the Febrile Neutropenic Patient, Disseminated Intravascular Coagulopathy, Hypercalcemia, SIADH, Tumor Lysis Syndrome, Spinal Cord Compression, Malignant Pleural Effusions, Pericardial Effusions and Cardiac Tamponade, Superior Vena Cava Syndrome.
Oncology RN's and Other Interested RN's
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- Cancellations: Cancellations will be accepted through the Clinical Education Office up to twenty-four hours prior to the start of the appropriate class. For cancellations the registrant needs to contact Clinical Education at 365-5087. Any cancellation received after the twenty-four hour deadline will be considered a “no show”.
- Employee No Shows: Employees who register for a particular class and do not attend the class will be considered a “no show”. Additionally, employees who call to cancel the class less then twenty-four hours prior to the start of the class will be considered a “no show”. Managers will be notified of “no show” employees and the employees may receive an unscheduled absence at the Manager’s discretion.
Business Casual per Memorial Hospital Policy - NO JEANS
Credit Type: Contact Hours
Employee Fee, if required per job description: $0.00
Employee Fee if not required per job description: $0.00
Non-Employee Fee: $25.00