NS 201 - Introduction to the Care of the Oncology Patient

This course introduces students to oncology and the client-centered care of patients with cancer. An emphasis will be placed on evidence-based symptom management and the interdisciplinary role of the healthcare team in the care of cancer patients with solid organ and hematological cancers. This is an elective course for a student considering an oncology specialty.

Semester hours: 2.0

Prerequisites:

  • NS 125 - Foundational Skills and Assessment of the Adult: Theory
  • NS 126 - Foundational Skills and Assessment of the Adult: Clinical
  • NS 233 - Assessment and Care of the Adult with Abnormal Findings: Theory
  • NS 234 - Assessment and Care of the Adult with Abnormal Findings: Clinical

Last updated: 03/17/2020