REHAB Hospital of the Pacific (REHAB) and the University of Northern Colorado Cancer Rehabilitation Institute (UNCCRI) are partnering to offer a Level 1 Certification Course for healthcare professionals who design and implement exercise interventions for cancer survivors. The Clinical Cancer Exercise Specialist – Level 1 (CCES L1) Course includes:
About CCES – L1 Certification:
Level 1 Clinical Cancer Exercise Specialists® (CCES®) are healthcare professionals who have a basic understanding of cancer biology, standard cancer treatments, treatment-related toxicities, and the benefits associated with exercise training in cancer survivors. They utilize evidence-based research principles to train cancer survivors with the purpose of alleviating cancer and cancer treatment-related side effects, enhancing functional capacity, and improving quality of life. They conduct physical assessments, compose exercise prescriptions, and supervise exercise interventions for cancer survivors using safe and effective training principles.
The Hawaii Section of the American Society for Quality (ASQ) and the Hawaii Award of Excellence is hosting the first-ever conference, focused on the U.S. Baldrige Performance Excellence Program, right here in Hawaii.
Baldrige Performance Excellence provides leaders and organizations with an internationally recognized framework to help improve and achieve sustainable results in organizations of any size and within any industry. https://nist.gov/baldrige
The Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award is the only formal recognition of performance excellence in both public and private U.S. organizations awarded by the President of the United States.
The event will feature nationally recognized speakers speaking on topics including:
Presentation Topics include:
CE hours awarded
This activity will be submitted to Oregon Nurses Association for approval to award contact hours. Oregon Nurses Association is accredited as an approver of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.