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ACS Cancer Programs Webinar Series: Meeting the 2020 Standards for Optimal Cancer Care

Meeting the 2020 Standards for Optimal Cancer Care

Join us on Wednesdays at 12:00 noon Central Time for the following FREE webinars based on the new 2020 Commission on Cancer (CoC) Standards. To register, visit Cancer Programs Events. Webinars will be recorded and posted to the Cancer Programs Events web page following the live presentation.

June 17, 2020 (Note: New date)
Survivorship Program: Standard 4.8
Learn how the key requirements will impact patient care and the resources to support the transition to the new standard.
Susan Hedlund, LCSW, OSW-C, FAOSW, Portland, OR

June 24, 2020
Concurrent Abstracting Best Practices Panel
Prepare for success with RCRS by learning best practices for transitioning to concurrent abstracting.
Moderator: Ryan McCabe, PhD, Chicago, IL
Panelists: Leah Kiesow, MBA, CTR, Philadelphia, PA; Cindy Traylor-Richards, AAS, CTR, Lexington, KY

July 8, 2020 (Note: New date)
Operative Standards for Cancer Surgery: Standards 5.3 – 5.8
Learn how standards for performing cancer surgery and synoptic operative reports improve care.
Matthew Katz, MD, FACS, Houston, TX

July 29, 2020
Taking the Mystery Out of QI Projects Per Standard 7.3: A How-to Guide
Learn basic concepts for quality improvement including common QI tools and steps that will facilitate a successful QI project.
Teresa Fraker, MS, RN, Chicago, IL

August 19, 2020
Oncology Nursing Credentials: Standard 4.2
Learn the highlights of changes to the CoC Oncology Nursing standard and hear recommendations for a successful implementation in your program.
Michele Galioto, DNP, RN, CNS, Pittsburgh, PA

Cancer Programs Events will be updated with additional free content as it becomes available.

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