Oncology Nursing 4 RPN: Cancer Support Therapies and Symptom Management

Code: PNUR8430

Course description

Cancer supportive therapies and symptom management within the RPN scope of practice include skin barriers, immune suppressions, oral mucous membranes, altered functioning, teaching, palliation, care giving by family, ethics, breathing problems, sleep disorders, nausea and vomiting. Ethical issues in oncologic nursing and the role of teaching the patient and family within the scope of the practical nurse are discussed.

Course details

Hours: 42
Credits: 3
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
Start Date
Start Date: Sep. 10, 2019
Delivery: Fully Online – OntarioLearn
Campus: Doon (Kitchener)
Cost: $385.92
End date: Dec. 17, 2019
Hours: 42
Credits: 3
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
Equivalent to: None

Please note: This course is offered through OntarioLearn. To review important information such as textbook, exam and grade information, visit the OntarioLearn Information web page.

Registration dates

ed2go fall course registration opens August 19, 2019

Winter 2020 registration opens November 4, 2019. Spring 2020 registration opens February 3, 2020.