What is Post Basic in Oncology Nursing?

This Oncology Nursing course prepares graduates for the challenge of practice in the field of Oncology, in a variety of settings including acute care hospitals; ambulatory care clinics, radiation therapy facilities and hospice.

The program is also structured to equip graduates with the knowledge and competencies to respond effectively to the needs and demands of the ill and terminal patients. The specialized nurse functions is to provide services such as long-term nursing care to patients with cancer, prescreening prior to chemotherapy administration, management of fatigue, general symptom management and care of bone marrow transplantation patients.

 

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Program information

CAREER PATHWAYS

  • Preceptor
  • Assistant Nurse Manager / Duty Supervisor
  • Clinical Instructor
  • Oncology Nurse Manager
  • Post Basic Oncology Nurse Lecturer

 

RAMSAY SIMEDARBY HEALTHCARE COLLEGE HISTORY

  • Pioneer Nursing College – Established as one of the Pioneer Nursing Colleges and in operation since 1995. Previously known as SJMC Nursing College
  • In 2007 registered as an Private Higher Education Provider and licensed by the Ministry of Higher Education.
  • Started as a business unit in 2009 and grew to ~1100 students at present and offering over 18 programs.
  • Ramsay Sime Darby Healthcare College has been involved in Healthcare Education for almost 20 years conducting degree, diploma, certificate programs as well as in-house training.
  • The college is known within the healthcare community as a quality education provider.
  • In 2013 Simedarby and Ramsay Sime Darby Health Care (RSD)
  • It is a 50:50 joint venture between Sime Darby Berhad, Malaysia and Ramsay Health Care Ltd, Australia
  • In 2020 the college relocate to UOW Malaysia College in Glenmarie and join the University of Wollongong’s (UOW) global network of higher education campuses as part of long term health education.

 

OTHER RECOGNITION FOR THE RAMSAY SIMEDARBY HEALTHCARE COLLEGE

98%    Pass rates (average) OVER THE LAST 25 YEARS in the Malaysia Nursing Board Exams

 96%   Customer Satisfaction Feedback on Teaching and Learning as rated by our students over the last 15 years. 

 92%    Employment / Higher Education pursuit rates and 100% for Nursing.

 

Duration
6 months
Program Location
UOW Malaysia College
Core

Basic Medical Science

  • Basic Medical Science in Oncology Nursing

 

Behavioral Science

  • Behavioral Science in Oncology Nursing

 

Nursing Sciences

  • Nursing Management of Cancers in Adult and Children
  • Nursing Management of Cancers Treatment Modalities
  • Oncology Nursing Skills and Procedures
  • Oncology Nursing Clinical Practice

Intake dates

2022

June

 

Estimated fees
Local students

RM14,150

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International students

TBC

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Notes

*Terms and Conditions Apply
*Instalment Payment Plan Available 

Academic Qualification
  • Diploma in Nursing
  • Registered with Nursing Board Malaysia.
  • Possess current Annual Practicing Certificate (APC) for nurses.
  • Minimum of 2 years clinical working experience.

 

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