Course Title: Clinical Breast Exam Training (Part of CRET Certification)
Course Duration: 8:30 - 12:00
This is a half- day classroom training for nurses who will be performing cancer screening services for women. The training will include a review of clinical breast exams and experiential sessions performing clinical breast exams on silicone models. This session will meet one part of the classroom requirement for Comprehensive Reproductive Exam Training (CRET) Certification in Local Health Departments in Kentucky.
As a prerequisite you must complete the following module:
* Clinical Breast Exam: Course # 1025168
8:30 am Registration
8:45 am Welcome and Introductions
9:00 am Clinical Breast Exam Review and Practice Session
- Kris Paul, MSN, APRN
10:15 am Break
10:30 am Clinical Breast Exam Review and Practice Session (continued)
- Kris Paul, MSN, APRN
11:45 am Questions and Evaluation
12:00 pm Course Ends
At the end of this course the learner will be able to:
1. Interpret common breast findings on a clinical breast examination
2. Identify abnormal lumps in a silicone breast model using the appropriate clinical examination technique.
Kris Paul; MSN, APRN
Kris Paul received her masters degree from the University of Louisville in 2001. She is currently the Program Coordinator for the Kentucky Cancer Program at the University of Louisville. Kris has been a registered nurse for forty three years.
Rhonda McGuire, RN
Kris Paul MSN, APRN
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