Goal and Objectives
This conference will highlight relevant issues experienced by patients with hematologic diagnoses throughout the illness trajectory. It will also provide you the knowledge needed to enhance your skills to care for this patient population.
- Describe current treatment options for patients with both malignant and nonmalignant hematologic diagnoses.
- Manage common symptoms related to the treatment of these diagnoses.
- Identify long-term and post-treatment issues with this patient population.
Nurses with a basic knowledge of hematology in a transplant or a hematology oncology inpatient or outpatient care setting as well as nurses caring for patients with malignant and nonmalignant hematologic diagnoses.