This educational offering provides 0.25 CEU and was presented in the Clinical track. The course includes a PowerPoint (in PDF) and an MP3 audio file from the presentation originally shared at the 14th National Doctors of Nursing Practice Conference at the Swissotel in Chicago, August 2021.
Kimbera Jones, DNP, APRN, ACNP-BC
Dr. Kimbera Jones is the Multidisciplinary Oncology Coordinator for the Veterans Affairs North Texas Healthcare System (VANTXHCS) in Dallas, Texas. She participated in an international collaboration to improve migrant health in rural China (2013), has presented at multiple national, regional and local venues, and published in peer-reviewed journals. She earned a DNP (Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center), an MSN as an Acute Care Nurse Practitioner (University of Texas at Arlington) and a BSN (West Texas State University). She is a member of Sigma Theta Tau International, American Public Health Association, American Academy of Nurse Practitioners, and Oncology Nursing Society.
The purpose of this presentation is to discuss the implementation of a virtual multidisciplinary tumor board to expedite specialized, comprehensive evaluation and cancer care for rural veterans.