Continuing Nursing Education

Continuing nursing education at Fox Chase Cancer Center is committed to providing educational programs that improve knowledge, competence and professional performance with the goal of improving the quality and safety of patient care and health outcomes.

Incorporating the principles of adult learning, our programs include varied interactive teaching strategies and reflect advances and trends in nursing practice, healthcare delivery, technology and evidence-based practice.

Through an awareness of trends in oncology care, our expert faculty is able to provide our nursing staff and colleagues in the community at large with oncology related educational programs that are current, comprehensive and contain content that is transferrable to their practice settings.

Fox Chase Cancer Center is approved as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by Pennsylvania State Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Accredited status refers only to its CNE activities and does not imply ANCC-COA/PSNA approval or endorsement of any commercial products.

Successful completion of educational activities provided by Fox Chase Cancer Center requires

  • Return of the program validation form indicating the specific sessions attended
  • Completion and return of the program evaluation form

For additional information on nursing continuing education classes, please call Diana Kott, continuing education coordinator, (215) 728-3813.

Medical Surgical Update Course

The Medical Surgical Update Course will provide registered nurses with the knowledge necessary to begin their preparation for the national certification provided by the American Nurses Credentialing Center.

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Session Schedule

Fox Chase Cancer Center End of Life Care Symposium

Our annual End of Life Care Symposium will be held Tuesday, November 14, 2023 from 7:45am – 5pm in the Leidy Auditorium at Fox Chase Cancer Center. You may attend the entire Symposium or specific sessions. CME & NCPD contact hours will be awarded.

Please follow the link for registration and additional details: