Ostomies and Enteral Tubes - SPOC

Julienne S. Harris, MSN, FNP-C, will discuss the cancer-related indications for ostomies, types of ostomies, and respective management strategies. Additionally, she will discuss indications and management strategies for enteral tubes.

Target Audience

These courses are intended for medical, radiation, and surgical oncologists, hematologists, advanced practice nurses, registered nurses, physician assistants, radiologic technologists, researchers, pharmacists, trainees, allied health personnel, and others who are interested in care for patients and survivors in North Carolina.

Learning Objectives

  • Describe the key differences between an ileostomy and colostomy, and implications for management
  • Discuss differences in G-tubes and J-tubes, and implications for management
  • Discuss impact of ostomies, drains and tubes on the oncology patient

 

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 NCPD/CNE

    Greensboro Area Health Education Center is approved as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the North Carolina Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation

    Event Coordinator: Lisa Guy, RN, BSN, CCRN

  • 1.00 Participation

    UNC Lineberger Cancer Network certificate of participation.

    Tim Poe, Director of Telehealth

Course opens: 
09/21/2022
Course expires: 
09/20/2023
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Julienne S. Harris, MSN, FNP-C

Nurse Practitioner
Division of Surgical Oncology
UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center
UNC School of Medicine
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

 

Presenter Disclosure Information

Julienne S. Harris, MSN, FNP-C, has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests as defined by the ACCME.

 

Available Credit

  • 1.00 NCPD/CNE

    Greensboro Area Health Education Center is approved as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the North Carolina Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation

    Event Coordinator: Lisa Guy, RN, BSN, CCRN

  • 1.00 Participation

    UNC Lineberger Cancer Network certificate of participation.

    Tim Poe, Director of Telehealth

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