ONCOLOGY Skillsheet

ACCESS DEVICES
Vascular Access: Removal of a Non-Tunneled Catheter
                             
Vascular Access: PICC/Midline Removal
                             
De-Clot Occluded Ports or Catheters
                             
Vascular Access: Maintaining Catheter Patency
                             
Vascular Access: Tunneled Catheter Repair
                             
Vascular Access: Venous Port Management
                             
AMBULATORY INFUSION PUMPS
Pancreatic
                             
Cormed
                             
Synchromed
                             
CADD
                             
Auto-Syringe
                             
ASSISTING WITH PROCEDURES
Sedation Level II
                             
Central Line Placement
                             
Bone Marrow Biopsy
                             
Throacentesis
                             
Pericardiocentesis
                             
Chest Tube Insertion
                             
Bronchoscopy
                             
Liver Biopsy
                             
Anesthesia: Pre Operative or Pre Procedural
                             
Providing Developmentally Specific Care
                             
Pleurodesis
                             
BIOTHERAPY
Patient Teaching
                             
Administration: Interieukins
                             
Administration: Interferons
                             
Administration: Growth Factors
                             
Recognize and Manage Side Effects
                             
BONE MARROW TRANSPLANT
Stem Cell Transplant Patient
                             
Autologous BMT
                             
Allogenic BMT
                             
Complications: Venooculsive Disease
                             
Complications: Graft Rejection
                             
Comlications: Infection
                             
Complications: Pneumonitis
                             
Complications: Graft-Vs-Host Disease (GVHD)
                             
Apheresis
                             
Photopheresis
                             
Theraputics and Stem Cell
                             
CARE OF PATIENT WITH ACUTE/CHRONIC PAIN
Continuous Narcotic Infusion
                             
IV Push Narcotic Agents
                             
Oral Timed Release Agents
                             
Transdermanl Agents
                             
PCA Pumps
                             
Epidural Medication
                             
Adjuvant Medications
                             
Alternative Therapies
                             
Nonpharmacologic Strategies
                             
CARE OF PATIENTS WITH ALTERCATION IN PROTECTIVE MECHANISMS
Care of the Patient Experiencing Pain
                             
Care: Secretin Stimulation
                             
Bone Marrow Suppression
                             
Immunocompromised Patient
                             
Neutropenia
                             
Thrombocytopenia
                             
Altered Skin Integrity
                             
Neuropathy
                             
Altered Mental Status
                             
Stomatitis
                             
Laminar Airflow Units
                             
CHEMOTHERAPY
Patient Teaching
                             
Calculate Body Surface Area (BSA)
                             
Chemotherapy Administration
                             
Evaluate Pertinent Lab Data
                             
Check Dosage
                             
Care of Patient with an Extravasation
                             
Safety Handle Cytotoxic agents and body fluids after Chemotherapy
                             
Routes of Administration: IVPB & Continuous Infusion
                             
Routes of Administration: IV Push
                             
Routes of Administration: Intraperitoneal
                             
Recovery Room
                             
Pre-op
                             
Procedure Room
                             
EMERGENCIES
Anaphylaxis
                             
Cardiac Tamponade
                             
Hemorrhage
                             
Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation (DIC)
                             
Septic Shock
                             
Acute Tumor Lysis Syndrome (ATLS)
                             
Hypercalcemia
                             
Superior Vens Cavae Syndrome (SVCS)
                             
Spinal Cord Compression (SCC)
                             
Capillary Leak Syndrome
                             
Increased Intracranial Pressure (ICP)
                             
Respiratory Compromise
                             
IMPLANTABLE PUMPS
Therex
                             
Infusaid
                             
Medtronic
                             
IMPLANTABLE VASCULAR ACCESS PORTS
Vascular Access: Blood Sampling From a CVC
                             
Port-A-Cath
                             
Opti-Port
                             
Chemoport
                             
S.E.A. Port
                             
Omega Port
                             
Patient Teaching
                             
Flush Catheter
                             
Access: Vascular Port
                             
IV THERAPY
Administer Blood Components: Fresh Frozen Plasma
                             
Blood/Blood Products Administration and Exchange
                             
Administer Blood Components: Irradiated Components
                             
Total Parenteral Nutrition
                             
Vascular Access: CVC Dressing Change
                             
Administer Bone Marrow
                             
Administer Blood Components: Packed Red Blood Cells (PRBC)
                             
IV Pumps
                             
PSYCHSOCIAL CARE/SUPPORT
Indentify/Refer to Resources Available
                             
Participation in Support Groups
                             
Palliative Care
                             
Advanced Directives
                             
Death and Dying Counseling
                             
Hospice Care
                             
Support During Ethical Decision Making
                             
Family Support
                             
RADIATION THERAPY
Patient Teaching
                             
Brachytherapy
                             
Non-sealed Radioactive Therapy
                             
Intraoperative Radiotherapy (IORT)
                             
External Radiotherapy
                             
Total Body Radiation (TBI)
                             
Radiation Safety Precautions
                             
SUPPLEMENTAL
Chest Tubes
                             
Enteral Feeding
                             
Cardiac Patient: Basic
                             
Neurological Deficits/Neurosurgical
                             
Care of the Patient Experiencing Pain
                             
Ostomy
                             
SURGERY
Gastrointestinal Drainage Tubes
                             
Post-Surgery Patient
                             
Reconstructive Surgery
                             
Ostomy Care
                             
Wounds, Drains and Tubes
                             

 

SUPPLEMENTAL  
 

Newborn (Birth-30 Days)

Infant (30 Days - 1 Year)

Toddler (1-3 Years)

Preschooler (3-5 Years)

School Age (5-12 Years)

Adolecents (12-18 Years)

Young Adults (18-39 Years)

Middle Adult (39-64 Years)

Older Adult (64+ Years)

APHON Certification

ONS Certification

*At least 1 year chemo experience

Yes No

*At least 1 year Stem Cell experience

Yes No