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Noosa Nurse Network event: Bowel Cancer and Screening

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Noosa Private Hospital: Board Room

111 Goodchap St

Noosaville, QLD 4566

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Nurse Network Meeting

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Bowel Cancer and Screening- face to face webinar screening

  • An introduction to bowel cancer and why screening is important.
  • The National Bowel Cancer Screening Program, including who is eligible and information about the Faecal Occult Blood Test (FOBT).
  • Information on the new National Cancer Screening Register.
  • How nurses can work with patients to increase bowel cancer screening including:
  • How to identify patients appropriate for bowel cancer screening
  • How to have conversations with patients about bowel cancer screening
  • How to incorporate bowel cancer screening promotion into your practice activities.

The webinar originally took place on 1 March 2017.

Webinar presenters:

Dr Hooi Ee, Gastroenterologist; Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital

Tracy Murphy, Coordinator; Post Graduate Diploma in Practice Nursing, University of Melbourne

Light supper provided


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