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Online education


The National Education Framework Cancer Nursing (EdCan) and a suite of online learning resources 
were developed as part of the Australian Government's Strengthening Cancer Care initiative.
The resources are directed at nurses; however they are available for all health care professionals.  
The online resources are free to access.  They include
  • Case based learning topics such as colorectal cancer, melanoma, head and neck cancer, acute lymphoblastic leukaemia, lung cancer, ovarian cancer, prostate cancer, breast cancer, oesophageal cancer, osteosarcoma and lymphoma.
  • Treatment or care based topics  on multidisciplinary care. supportive care and supportive care screening, cancer survivorship, treatment planning and detailed modules related to treatment modalities, oncology basics for beginners, cancer biology and population health concepts in cancer. 

Further information is on the EdCan website 

eviQ Education  

eviQEd provides medical, nursing, allied health and general ward staff with blended learning courses that standardise and promote evidence based practice when caring for patients with a cancer diagnosis.

The online resources are free, online registration is required for all participants.

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