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Advanced Certificate in Cancer and Palliative Care Nursing

4.5/5
  • Case studies give a clinical perspective to the theory
  • Comprehensively covers common oncological disorders
  • Advanced Certificate course to enhance nursing proficiency
  • The course addresses specialized training needs in cancer and palliative nursing
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Advanced Certificate in Cancer and Palliative Care Nursing Advanced Certificate in Cancer and Palliative Care Nursing
4.5/5
Key Features
  • Case studies give a clinical perspective to the theory
  • Comprehensively covers common oncological disorders
  • Advanced Certificate course to enhance nursing proficiency
  • The course addresses specialized training needs in cancer and palliative nursing
  •  Course Duration
    3 months
  •  Next Batch Date
    5th Dec 2022
$462*

*Statutory taxes and levies not included. Taxes will be applied on checkout. Rates may vary based on management discretion.

Course Description

Advanced Certificate Course in Cancer and Palliative Care Nursing is curated to enhance the proficiency of the nursing professionals in the specialized area of oncology nursing and palliative care nursing. Interested nurses can augment their knowledge and skill by enrolling in this course and upgrading themselves in their career pathway progressing in this discipline.

The course covers:

  • Preventive facets of cancer, advancements in treatment modalities.
  • Cancer-related pain assessment and management.
  • Evidence-based, comprehensive nursing care for cancer patients.
  • Palliative care aspects, psychosocial issues, and care during last hours of living.

Completing the course will equip the nursing professionals to explore multiple career opportunities for those coveting to pursue this specialty. Apart from being specialist nurses in various oncological departments, this course empowers nurses to acquire in-depth cognizance and understanding of oncological illnesses, preventive facets, care, and health promotion. Successful candidates can work in any healthcare establishment and provide specialized care with clinical decision-making and critical thinking.

Certifications

Upon completing all online module-wise assessments and the final assessment, the student will be awarded the ‘Advanced Certificate in Cancer and Palliative Care Nursing certified by Medvarsity, endorsed by the Apollo Hospitals Educational & Research Foundation (AHERF).

The course is awarded 3 CNE credits from Indian Nursing Councils (INC).

Hands-on simulation workshop on Basic Life Support(BLS)

Participating and completing this AHA-certified course would allow you to provide “Basic Life Support” along with prioritizing chest compressions and providing effective initial care.

Click the below link to know more about the Simulation Course:

Simulation workshop on Basic Life Support

Eligibility: Any graduate or diploma nurse registered with a State Nursing Council in India can enroll in this course.

Course Validity: 4 months

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$462*

*Statutory taxes and levies not included. Taxes will be applied on checkout. Rates may vary based on management discretion.

Course Outline
Module 1 - Oncology Nursing
    • Cancer- An Overview
    • Preventive facets in Oncology and Nurse’s role
Module 2 - Patient Management
    • Managing patients undergoing chemotherapy
    • Managing patients undergoing radiation therapy
    • Managing patients undergoing Surgical interventions
    • Managing patients undergoing Bone marrow transplant
Module 3. Common Oncological Disorders
    • Breast Cancer
    • Cervical Cancer
    • Oral Cancer
Module 4: Palliative care Nursing
    • Palliative Care
    • Symptom Management
    • Pain Management
    • Emergencies In Palliative Care
    • Addressing Psychosocial Issues
    • Communication
    • Last Hours of living
    • Ethical Issues Related to Palliative Care of Cancer Patients
Course Outline
Module 1 - Oncology Nursing
  • Cancer- An Overview
  • Preventive facets in Oncology and Nurse’s role
Module 2 - Patient Management
  • Managing patients undergoing chemotherapy
  • Managing patients undergoing radiation therapy
  • Managing patients undergoing Surgical interventions
  • Managing patients undergoing Bone marrow transplant
Module 3. Common Oncological Disorders
  • Breast Cancer
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Oral Cancer
Module 4: Palliative care Nursing
  • Palliative Care
  • Symptom Management
  • Pain Management
  • Emergencies In Palliative Care
  • Addressing Psychosocial Issues
  • Communication
  • Last Hours of living
  • Ethical Issues Related to Palliative Care of Cancer Patients
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FAQs
1. Eligibility for the course
  • Nursing graduates and Diplomates
2. Course delivery
  • How to access the course material online?
    • To access the course, click on kite.medvarsity using the login ID and password provided to you or click on “LOG IN USING YOUR ACCOUNT ON Google” and enter your Email ID: Gmail ID (Only if Gmail ID mentioned in the Application) & Password. In case you don’t have access to login ID and password, write to us at [email protected] & quote your registered email ID.
  • What If I am unable to open/access the course?
Student Support Team Operating Hours
Email: [email protected]
Phone: 1800 103 6006
IVR OPTION 2
Mail: Medvarsity Online Limited
Block B, II Floor, Sanali Infopark, 2 LV Prasad Marg,, Jubilee Hills,
Park View Enclave, Jubilee Hills, Hyderabad,
Telangana 500034
Whats App Number: 7331105450
9 am- 7pm,
Mon-Sat (IST)
3. What is a hands-on training program?
  • Hands-on training means training in an environment that permits each student to have experience performing tasks, making decisions, or using equipment appropriate to the job assignment for which the training is being conducted. The student assigned for these programs will be observing all procedures performed by the consultant and depending on the student’s abilities and skill set displayed at the hospital, he/she will get to assist the consultant.
4. Assessment and Exams
  • How to give exams online, procedure to give exams?
    • Kindly click on the link http://www.apolloknowledge.com/verify/login.aspx login as “Student” it will ask for your login credentials. Watch this video for more information – https://youtu.be/BeuZaMSzS78.
    • Click on Access option; type your user name and password.
    • Select My Courses and then click on learn option.
    • Modules will be opened in which you have to select the module and click on it.
    • You will find various options like e Book , case discussions, videos, Assessment etc.,
    • Click on Assessment option to give exam.
    • Click on Take assessment and read all the instructions -> click on start exam -> Attempt exam.
    • Every 60 seconds page gets deactivated, hence it is important that you refresh the page time and again.
  • Are the scheduled dates for the exams mandatory or not?
    • It is Optional, however if you have to complete all Modules and final exam before the Course Expiry date you will receive your certificate on time.
  • Session expired and it is showing as unauthorized user?
    • If the page is left idle for more than 60 seconds session will expire automatically. Refresh the page periodically to avoid.
  • If session is expired, what to do?
    • It will start from the same question where the session expired.
  • While you are attempting exam, error pops up and exam is halted – site will display as attempted(1)
    • Ignore the message as attempted – The attempt is only completed when it displays Finished (1).
  • When will the final exam get activated?
    • If 1 month Course (1 week prior Course expiry).
    • If 3 Month Course (15 days prior Course expiry).
    • If 6 Month Course (45 Days prior Course Expiry).
    • If 1 Year Course (2 Months prior Course Expiry).
  • What is the procedure if Course is expired?
  • What if I don’t qualify in modules or final exam?
5. Certification
  • When will I get my certificate?
    • We have now gone online, Once you successfully pass your final exam and below conditions are met :

Contact program Completed (if Applicable).

Viva to be cleared (if Applicable).

Logbook / Project Submission (if applicable).

Course duration to be complete.

Necessary documents should be submitted in full.

If the above credentials are fulfilled, your E-Certificate will be mailed to your registered E-Mail ID.

6. Placement Assistance
  • Do you provide any placement assistance?
    • We do not provide any placement guarantee as an outcome of the course. On a case to case basis we will introduce your profile to specific recruiting partners but no job guarantee is provided.
7. Feedback
  • What if I have any concerns regarding the program delivery or what if I have any suggestions to improve the quality of the course?
Faculty
Dr. Sonali Banerjee
4.5

Ph.D., M.Sc. (MSN) MA

Fertility Counsellor, Yoga and Wellness Mentor

Dr. Banerjee is an alumni graduate in nursing from CON, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi. Gold medallist alumni post-graduation PGIMER, Chandigarh. Specialized in Palliative care from the Indian Association of Palliative Care and acumen in clinical oncological nursing. She is also a certified counselor and holistic yoga mentor (Indian Yoga Association) for fertility, prenatal, postnatal yoga. Also, a corporate trainer for women’s health and stress management.

Next Batch Start Date 5th Dec 2022

Course Duration

3 months

Faculty

Dr. Sonali Banerjee
4.5

Ph.D., M.Sc. (MSN) MA

Fertility Counsellor, Yoga and Wellness Mentor

Dr. Banerjee is an alumni graduate in nursing from CON, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi. Gold medallist alumni post-graduation PGIMER, Chandigarh. Specialized in Palliative care from the Indian Association of Palliative Care and acumen in clinical oncological nursing. She is also a certified counselor and holistic yoga mentor (Indian Yoga Association) for fertility, prenatal, postnatal yoga. Also, a corporate trainer for women’s health and stress management.

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