AONN+ Midyear 2020 Main Conference


Standard: $115.00

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General Session 7 | The Role of the Navigator: Identifying Gaps and Facilitating Improvements in Patient Care

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General Session 7 | The Role of the Navigator: Identifying Gaps and Facilitating Improvements in Patient Care

May 16, 2020 3:30pm ‐ May 16, 2020 4:30pm

According to the Institute of Medicine, quality of care is defined as “the degree to which health services for individuals and populations increase the likelihood of desired health outcomes and are consistent with current professional knowledge.” Navigators play an instrumental role in identification of gaps in care and facilitation of performance improvement methodologies to drive practice change and quality. Hear from an oncology administrator how navigators are uniquely positioned to lead quality improvement and discuss real-world case examples of performance improvement initiatives.

Upon completion of the session, participants will be able to:

  • Define the healthcare environment that is driving focus on quality and outcomes
  • Identify key quality and performance improvement tools
  • Describe the steps to develop a quality improvement project
  • Discuss how data are used for continuous improvement
  • Discuss real-world navigator performance improvement case examples

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Standard: $15.00

Industry Sponsored Session Presentation by Janssen

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Industry Sponsored Session Presentation by Janssen

May 16, 2020 4:45pm ‐ May 16, 2020 5:30pm

Treating Patients with Advanced Prostate Cancer: Metastatic and Non-Metastatic PC

Presented by Haydee Kapin, DNP, ARNP, BC, AOCN

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Standard: $15.00

General Session 8 | Fertility Preservation

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General Session 8 | Fertility Preservation

May 17, 2020 9:00am ‐ May 17, 2020 10:15am

This session will discuss fertility preservation options in the cancer patient across the cancer continuum. Current preservation options and state of science and technology in fertility preservation will be identified. Participants will gain an understanding of funding and resources available to the cancer patient, including an understanding of state and federal insurance.

Upon completion of the session, participants will be able to:

  • Participants will be able to identify fertility preservation options for patients throughout the cancer continuum, from diagnosis to survivorship
  • Participants will be able to describe current state of the science and technology in fertility preservation options for patients beginning at diagnosis
  • Participants will be able to define current financial barriers, resources, and insurance coverage of fertility preservation from diagnosis to survivorship

Speaker(s):
  • Megan Solinger, MHS, MA, OPN-CG, Director of Patient Navigation at the Ulman Foundation, Ulman Foundation/UMMC
Standard: $15.00

General Session 9 | Team Based Care: Understanding Compassion Fatigue and Burnout Amongst Nurse and Patient Navigators

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General Session 9 | Team Based Care: Understanding Compassion Fatigue and Burnout Amongst Nurse and Patient Navigators

May 17, 2020 10:15am ‐ May 17, 2020 11:30am

Upon completion of the session, participants will be able to:

  • Identify the characteristics of compassion fatigue and burnout.
  • Understand the impact of compassion fatigue on nurse and patient navigators.
  • Recognize the importance of resilience and self-care.
  • Learn the factors that make you resilient.
  • Explore prevention strategies for self-care.
  • Apply assessment and strategies to navigators and professional teams.

Speaker(s):
  • Emily Gentry, BSN, RN, HON ONN-CG, OCN, Senior Director of Education and Program Development, Academy of Oncology Nurse & Patient Navigators
  • Monica Dean, HON-OPN-CG, Director of Patient Navigation Program Development, Academy of Oncology Nurse & Patient Navigators
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General Session 10 | Direct-To-Consumer (DTC) Genetic Testing: What the Journals Report, How the Media Covers It, & How It Affected Patients

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General Session 10 | Direct-To-Consumer (DTC) Genetic Testing: What the Journals Report, How the Media Covers It, & How It Affected Patients

May 17, 2020 11:30am ‐ May 17, 2020 12:45pm

This session will provide an info of the impact of social media on breast cancer patients’ understanding of their disease. It will provide tools for healthcare professionals to utilize in communication with patients and provide resources to support patients through their cancer experience.

Upon completion of the session, participants will be able to:

  • Increase healthcare providers’ awareness of how media coverage affects patient understanding of breast cancer–specific research and topics and medical decision-making
  • Train healthcare professionals to communicate with patients about specific breast cancer topics and information covered in the media and refer them to appropriate preventive and supportive care services
  • Participants will also be instructed on how to use a platform developed by FORCE that rates research relevance to clinical care and reviews media coverage to facilitate patient–provider communication

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Standard: $15.00

General Session 11 | Read. Feel. Create. Heal: Supporting Children of Parents with Cancer | Closing Remarks

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General Session 11 | Read. Feel. Create. Heal: Supporting Children of Parents with Cancer | Closing Remarks

May 17, 2020 12:45pm ‐ May 17, 2020 2:00pm

Upon completion of the session, participants will be able to:

  • Define what is considered a biosimilar
  • Discuss biosimilars’ mechanism of action
  • Increase awareness on when incorporating biosimilars into treatments plans is beneficial
  • Discuss the process of obtaining coverage and funding/coverage for biosimilars

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