ISNCC/ONS Clinical Trials Awareness on a Global Level Online Course

A collaborative project of the International Society of Nurses in Cancer Care (ISNCC) and ONS, this course was designed to help nurses across the globe meet the special needs of people who are participating in or eligible for clinical trials. Content review and interactive activities will prepare you to help these patients understand clinical trials and ensure that their rights and safety are protected. In addition, you will learn how you can support the success of clinical trials and improve outcomes for people with cancer.

Categories: Treatment/Clinical Trials

Contact Hours4.5
Member Price$49
Non-Member Price$69
Technical RequirementsTechnical Requirements

Upcoming Dates

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ONS is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's (ANCC) Commission on Accreditation.

ONS is approved as a provider of continuing education by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider #2850.

This online course was supported by a grant to ISNCC and ONS by Pfizer.

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Course Objectives

Outline ways that the rights and safety of patients are ensured in clinical trials.
Describe the role and responsibilities of the direct care nurse during the informed consent process.
Identify resources the direct care nurse can use when caring for patients on or eligible for clinical trials.
List key information that the direct care nurse needs to communicate to the research team.
Identify key information that the direct care nurse needs to document in the medical record.
Outline the essential content to include in patient and family education related to clinical trials.