The CancerCare Manitoba Prevention and Screening Programs facilitate learning opportunities to increase your knowledge about cancer prevention and screening for breast, cervical and colorectal cancer. As a clinician or other healthcare professional, each of these opportunities will help you become familiar with the provincial screening guidelines, get up to speed on what's new in prevention and screening, and understand how BreastCheck, CervixCheck, and ColonCheck can support you in your practice.
On February 4, 2021 we hosted an interactive webinar about current cancer trends and how we can make an impact on the future burden of cancer in Manitoba. To view the recorded webinar and the questions answered compendium, click here.
CervixCheck hosts training for healthcare providers (e.g. registered nurses, advanced practice nurses, licensed practical nurses, physicians, physician assistants or clinical assistants) in Manitoba seeking to:
The training occurs over two days. Participation in both days is required.
Part 1 - Theory:
Friday, May 7, 2021 from 9am - 3pm
via Microsoft Teams
Part 2 - Clinical in-person:
Tuesday, May 11, 2021 from 8am - 11:30am
University of Manitoba, Bannatyne Campus, Winnipeg MB
Space is limited. Registration occurs on a first come, first served basis.
If the above date does not work for your schedule, we invite you to register on our waitlist. Those on the waitlist are invited to register before the registration is open to all other clinicians.
The target audience for this resource is those seeking to:
To view the module in its entirety click here or click the individual chapter below:
Chapter 1 Introduction
Chapter 2 Disease Burden & Cervical Cancer Screening in Manitoba
Chapter 3 Cervical Cancer Screening Guidelines
Chapter 4 Counselling & Education
Chapter 5 Facilitating an Inclusive Environment
Chapter 6 Physiology, Anatomy, Abnormal Findings
Chapter 7 Health History
Chapter 8 External & Speculum Exam
Chapter 9 The Papanicolaou Test
Chapter 10 Cervical Cancer Screening Test Results
Chapter 11 New Technologies
Chapter 12 Cervical Cancer Screening Access
Appendix 1 Education
Appendix 2 Forms
Appendix 3 Assessment Tools
Appendix 4 Case Studies