Advanced Practice Care Considerations for the Older Adult With Cancer



Oncology advanced practice providers should have comprehensive knowledge and competency in caring for older adults with cancer. This module explores the considerations and principles of caring for this vulnerable population. Learn assessment tools, care modifications, pharmacologic principles, and treatment considerations specific to older adults with cancer, which will prepare advanced practice providers for the anticipated surge in older adult cancer survivors.

You will enjoy access for 180 days from date of purchase, after which you will no longer be able to access the course.

Course Topics

  • Older Adults
  • Acute Care
  • Assessment Tools
  • Comorbidities
  • Gero-Oncology

Expected Outcomes

The learning outcome for this course is to improve your knowledge related to the care of the older adult with cancer.

Target Audience

The target audience for this course is advanced practice providers involved in the care of older adults with cancer.

ILNA Breakdown

Up to 1.0 ILNA points may be applied to Care Continuum OR Coordination of Care OR Survivorship.  No more than 1.0 total points may be claimed for the program.

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