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Webinar | What is Cancer Navigation?

Gannett Healthcare Group

Wednesday, October 23, 2013 from 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM (EDT)

Webinar | What is Cancer Navigation?

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REGISTRATION MUST BE COMPLETED AT LEAST 30 MINUTES PRIOR TO THE START OF THE LIVE WEBINAR.

Title:  What is Cancer Navigation?
Date:  Wednesday, October 23, 2013
Time:  7:00 PM - 8:00 PM EDT
(6:00 PM - 7:00 PM CDT;  5:00 PM - 6:00 PM MDT;  4:00 PM - 5:00 PM PDT)

What are nurse navigators?  Why are they becoming increasingly important for healthcare and for the breast cancer patients?  Learn what these nurses do to help breast cancer patients balance all aspects of diagnosis, treatment, and ultimately survival.


This is a Gannett Education CE event. Participants who attend the webinar and complete the post-test and evaluation survey will earn: 

* Registered Nurses: 1.0 contact hour  

 

Learning Objectives:

Upon completion, participants will be able to do the following:

1.  Discuss the background and rationale for nurse navigation

2.  List the primary functions of the nurse navigator role

3.  Discuss the beneficial outcomes of nurse navigation

 


Speaker

Loril Garrett, BSN, RN, OCN, CBCN, CBPN-IC Back to top

  

Loril Garrett has served as a Breast Cancer Nurse Navigator at Spectrum Health in Grand Rapids Michigan for over four years and has been working in oncology at Spectrum Health for over 10 years.  She is an Oncology Certified Nurse (OCN), a Certified Breast Care Nurse (CBCN), and a Certified Breast Cancer Patient Navigator for imaging and cancer care (CBPN-IC).  Loril has had the privilege of navigating hundreds of breast cancer patients assisting them through the diagnosis, treatment and survivorship phases of their care.  She is one of two nurses that coordinate a breast cancer multi-specialty team clinic that meets weekly for newly diagnosed breast cancer patients.  Loril has authored a blog entitled “Link to Pink” for four years that serves as an educational resource on Spectrum Health’s website.  Loril has also conducted research on how the breast cancer nurse navigator role impacts patient and health care team satisfaction as well as timeliness of care and has presented the findings at multiple conferences.  Prior to her navigator role Loril had experience working as a bedside nurse in oncology and as an oncology nurse case manager in the inpatient world.  Loril is currently pursuing a Master’s of Science degree in Nursing Business and Health Systems at the University of Michigan.  

 

 

Audience and Requirements 

Audience

Registered Nurses

Course Completion Requirements and Awarding Certificate

After listening to the webinar presentation, complete the course test online. With a score of 75% or better and completing the evaluation, you may immediately print your CE certificate of completion or save a pdf of it for your records. You may also request a copy to be sent to you by mail. If your score is less than the passing score of 75%, you may retake the test. In the event of loss, there is no charge for a replacement copy of a CE certificate.

Jurisdictional Requirements

Continuing education licensing requirements vary by jurisdiction, are not well defined, and may change. We recommend you contact your licensing board or accrediting organization for the latest continuing education requirements of your state or territory. 

Accommodations for Disabilities

Every effort will be made to accommodate your special needs. To request accommodation; please contact the CE office at (800) 866-0919.

Grievance Procedure

Gannett Education is committed to conducting all activities in strict conformance with accreditation agencies and boards. Gannett Education will comply with all responsibilities to be nondiscriminatory in activities, program content, and in treatment of participants. The monitoring and assessment of compliance with these standards will be the responsibility of the Executive Vice President, Gannett Education, Global Programming, and members of the continuing education division.

While Gannett Education attempts to assure fair treatment of all participants, we recognize grievances that may require intervention. Grievances are handled in the following manner:

When a participant, either orally or in written format, files a grievance, the Executive Vice President, Gannett Education, Global Programming, will evaluate the nature of the complaint. If it is meritorious, the Executive Vice President, Gannett Education, Global Programming, will instruct the staff to implement any necessary changes in the course. The complainant will receive a response from the Executive Vice President, Gannett Education, Global Programming, or designated staff within 5 working days.

You may file a complaint by telephone or email.

Telephone #: 800.866.0919

Email: CE@GannettHG.com

 

Webinar Details

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How to Register/Attend:
  1. Complete the Webinar Pre-Registration Form above.
  2. Receive an email with a link to confirm your “seat” reservation. There are a limited number of seats for each webinar so please be sure to open the email, click the link, and reserve your seat.
  3. After reserving your seat you will receive an email from GoToWebinar with more details about the webinar event.
  4. The day prior and the hour prior to the webinar you should receive reminder emails with links to launch the webinar.
  5. You should log on the webinar at least 10-15 minutes before the event begins so you will have ample time to download the webinar client and log on.  It is highly suggested that you view the webinar on Internet Explorer 9 or another browser such as Firefox, Chrome or Safari. If viewing on an IE version 8 or below, you may have trouble connecting to the webinar.
  6. If you are unable to attend the live session, please visit Nurse.com 2-3 days after the event to view the recording. You will still be able to earn CE credit after the live event.
Technical information:

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Disclosures to Participants:

Webinars must be attended in their entirety and the evaluation form must be completed to receive a certificate of completion.

The planners and presenter(s)/author(s) of this course have declared no real or perceived conflicts of interest that relate to this educational activity.

Gannett Education guarantees the content of these educational activities are free from bias.

Accredited status does not imply endorsement by the provider or ANCC of any commercial products displayed in conjunction with this activity.

Course Completion Requirements and Awarding Certificate

After listening to the webinar presentation, complete and successfully pass the course test online.  In the event of loss, there is no charge for a replacement copy of a CE certificate.

  

Accreditation:

Nurse.com educational events are provided by Gannett Education.

Gannett Education is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

Gannett Education is also accredited by the Florida Board of Nursing (provider no. FBN 50-1489) and the California Board of Registered Nursing (provider no. CEP 13213)

Have questions about Webinar | What is Cancer Navigation?? Contact Gannett Healthcare Group

When

Wednesday, October 23, 2013 from 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM (EDT)


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