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*2019 CFONS Caregiving Conference

Registration Fee: $10.00 Hours: 1.50 September 25, 2019
Promotion Code: Apply
September 25, 2019
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
AdventHealth University
Graduate Building Room GB116-ABC
660 Winyah Drive
Orlando, Florida
Gage Gwyn
4052 Bald Cypress Way
Tallahassee, Florida 32399-3252
Phone: 850-245-4125
Contact Hours: 1.5, Category: General, Expires: 12/25/2019

CFONS Caregiving Conference

Veronica Decker DNP, APRN

6:30 pm: Informal Caregivers: Invisible Partners in Caring for Our Cancer Patients:

At the end of the presentation, the learner will be able to:

  1. Define and differentiate between formal and informal caregivers.
  2. Categorize three main ways in which informal caregivers are impacted in their roles of caring for loved ones with cancer.
  3. Understand a framework detailing the expected paths by which caregiver interventions affect caregiver activities and in turn, impact key caregiver and care recipient outcomes.
  4. Personalize a sheet of resource3s to provide to caregivers.

Ella-Mae Shupe MS, RN, OCN

7:00 pm: Nurses as Caregivers: Avoiding Compassion Fatigue 

At the end of the presentation the participant will be able to:

  1. Differentiate the difference between burnout and compassion fatigue and why it is more prevalent in the oncology setting.
  2. Identify three ways to avoid compassion fatigue in their own practice.
  3. Recognize if they experience any signs of secondary traumatic stress.
  4. Paredict what factors lead to compassion fatigue in the oncology setting.

Valerie Kelley MA

7:30 pm Using Healing Arts to Positively Impact Caregiving 

At the end of the Presentation the participant will be able to:

  1. List the goals of arts in medicine for tertiary systems.
  2. Identify how Stress and Fatigue negatively impact patients.
  3. Discuss how the arts helps with Disengaging Stress/Fatigue.  
  4. Participants will be able to identify research trends investigating the impact of art engagement.

Event doors open at 5:00 pm. Please join us for a light dinner as you interact with our pharm representatives. AdventHealth is committed to making its activities accessible to all individuals.  If you have a disability, please submit a description of your needs, along with your registration, to assure that you will be able to participate in this activity.

Target Audience: Oncology Nurses, APRNs, Rad Techs, Nurses