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Course Syllabus

A general overview for caregivers of cancer, its risk factors, symptoms, and treatments. This module reviews nutritional and emotional concerns and highlights the four most common cancers. Includes tips for how nursing assistants can help people with cancer.

Objectives:

Define common terms and stages associated with cancer.
List and discuss the top five causes of cancer in the United States.
Describe how to care for someone undergoing radiation or chemotherapy.
Describe the side effects associated with cancer treatment and how you can help.
Describe how you can help with the pain and emotional distress caused by cancer.

Audio: No
Course Length: 1 hour(s)
Audience: Home Health Aide; Hospice Aide; Nurse Assistant - CNA; Personal Care Aide
CE Credit: 1 hour(s)
CE Approval Statement: In the Know is an approved provider of online CNA continuing education in 49 states. (Exception: The state of Delaware provides free continuing education to all Delaware CNAs.)
Disclosures: The authors, planners and reviewers of this educational activity declare no conflicts of interest with this activity. There are no commercial interests or sponsorships related to this educational activity.


Course Additional Information

  • Categories:

    Caregivers


    Course Code: ITK1040016


    Available in PDF: Yes


    State Code: FL BON CE Provider#: 50-16953, Topic Approval Code: 20-481081; CDPH Approval: NAC# 7036; WA DSHS CE Code: CO1512564