Duration: 0.6 hours, Online (the average time to complete the training program, including final assessments).Credits Hours: 1
Self-paced Training: 24/7 access to course.
Enrollment Period: 3 months.
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Certificate: View sample certificate.
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Training Program: Introduction to Oncology: Treatment
Training Provided By: BioPharma Institute
Availability: Immediately available upon ordering.
Description: Online training with immediate access upon enrollment. This course presents basic scientific and medical background information about cancer treatments.
Certification Requirements: Students must view the entire program and successfully pass an online, multiple-choice final assessment with >80% passing grade within a 90 day period of time (180 days for Professional Certification Programs). Certificate is accessible in PDF format immediately after satisfying requirements.
The Introduction to Oncology: Treatment course is found in the following professional certification program(s):
1. Course Information
2. Interface Tour
3. Course Overview
7. Treatment Types
8. Palliative Care
9. Pain Control
14. Hormone Therapy
15. Progress Check
19. Opportunistic Infections
23. Performance Status
24. Progress Check
Define what cancer is.
Understand some basic causes of cancer.
Know where to go for more information.
List four different cancer treatments.
Define palliative care.
List two agents used to control pain.
Explain how and when surgery, chemotherapy, and radiotherapy are used.
Describe an example of biological therapy.
Explain how various hematological effects can arise due to specific cancer treatments.
Describe non-hematological side effects, and their possible causes.
List common cancer-related opportunistic infections.
Explain how RECIST is used to measure tumor response.
List three common imaging methods.
Match a description of a patient to one of three performance status scales.
Online Training Program Benefits:
- Immediate access to training: Instructions, username, password and receipt of payment emailed instantly upon online enrollment
- Optimized for learning: Courses include voice-overs, easy navigation, progress checks, and high-quality animations to increase retention of subject matter
- Self-paced courses: 24/7 access to individual courses for 90 days; and 180 days for professional certification programs
- Flexible final assessments: Tests include multiple-choice questions and can be taken repeatedly until a passing score is achieved
- Direct access to certificates: Documentation instantly available once course requirements have been fulfilled
- Verification of training: Certificates can be verified online, and electronic badges are issued for all Professional Certification programs
- Corporate reimbursements: Employers may pay for or reimburse employees for training. Purchase orders (POs) for both individual and group training are accepted
- Corporate LMS solutions: All courses are SCORM compliant and can be delivered from most corporate Learning Management Systems
- Secure and safe access: Website and LMS offer an encrypted connection with firewall protection and daily scans for optimal level of security and performance
- Career advancement: Professional certifications may be helpful for those seeking new careers or transitioning to different positions within their organization
For more information on the BioPharma Institute's training programs, or to suggest a course, please complete the form located below. Alternatively, you may call toll free in the US: (888) 4-BIO-LRN, international callers can dial (201) 301-8370, or email Support@BioPharmaInstitute.com.