Reply To: Oncology Certifications/Yearly Continuing Ed Requirements

  • Ellen Sharpe

    Member
    November 12, 2019 at 11:21 am

    Hello,

    We work for a VNA and currently require each nurse to be current with the APHON Provider Course.  I’m interested in what other VNA’s do as well.

    Thanks,

    Ellen

     

    Ellen Whitney Sharpe, RN, MS

    Clinical Manager, Maternal Child Health

    Home Health Foundation | Home Health VNA

    Office (978) 552-4116

    esharpe@homehealthfoundation.org

     

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    ​​Good Morning-
    I am just wondering what other organizations are currently doing in regards to:
    Oncology specific certification-required/optional? Is this certification covered by your organization? What if the team member fails?
    Yearly Oncology Continuing Education hours?
    Any other mandatory requirements related to Pediatric Oncology

    Thanks-Tammy

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    Tammy Klapp, MSN,RN
    Evergreen Park, IL
    United States
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