Module 3: Late Effects of Cancer and its Treatments: Meeting the Psychosocial Health Care Needs of Cancer Survivors


Participants will sequentially go through the 1-hour module, which includes a pre-assessment, audio presentation from the patient/survivor perspective (7 min.), a webinar presentation on meeting the psychosocial health care needs of cancer survivors (20 min.), webinar presentation on screening for distress and follow-up care for cancer survivors in primary care (22 min.), and a post-assessment. Completion of all module activities is required to receive CE. Please see E-Series Overview for more information.

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Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this module, participants should be able to:

  1. Identify types of psychosocial issues and how they vary based on time since treatment completion.
  2. Describe risk factors for psychosocial consequences of cancer and its treatment.
  3. Describe how to screen for distress and the PCP’s role in follow-up psychosocial care.

Technical Requirements

This module features audio and video presentations. For optimal quality please do the following:

  • Download of Adobe Flash Player is required to view webinars (PC recommended)
  • Make sure your browser is up-to-date
  • Test your connection
  • Test your speakers