oncology nurse

oncology nurse

Nursing A nurse specialized in treating and caring for people with cancer Salary $53K + 2% bonus. See Oncology.
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The oncology nurse recognizes the importance of protecting the skins integrity while simultaneously killing the bacteria on the skin that can cause an infection, and as such, they have proven to be strong advocates for the benefits that IV Clear brings to their patients.
JEAN PARTRIDGE, a committed oncology nurse with a legacy of strong patient advocacy, died in Mercy Hospice in Auckland in February this year.
Perceived benefits and challenges of an oncology nurse support group.
Slightly more than half of respondents work as certified pediatric oncology/hematology nurses and have been employed as a pediatric oncology nurse for 10 or more years (54% and 53%, respectively).
Jill Hire, RN, OCN has been an Oncology nurse for seven and a half years and is currently employed in a Northeast Indiana health system's outpatient chemotherapy unit.
a cryobank specializing in long-term storage of human reproductive tissue (sperm, eggs, embryos and ovarian and testicular tissue), exhibited at the Association of Oncology Social Work (AOSW) annual conference and the National Coalition of Oncology Nurse Navigators (NCONN) annual conference recently.
Reason number TWO: Access to mentoring programs which is a formal mentoring program for oncology nurse professionals along which includes a student newsletter along with discount rates.
Coverage encompasses symptoms arranged alphabetically in 20 chapters, from alopecia, anemia, and anxiety to skin and nail alterations, sleep-wake disturbances, and spiritual care from the oncology nurse.
A graduate of East Tennessee State University and Troy State University, current president of the Northeast Tennessee Nurse Practitioner Association, and a member of the American Nurses Association, Sharp is currently employed as an oncology nurse practitioner at Blue Ridge Medical Specialists in Bristol, Tenn.
ONS member Debra McCreary, BSN, RN, OCN[R], an oncology nurse educator at Morton Plant Mease Health Care and president of the Pinellas County ONS (PCONS) Chapter in Florida, shares that in September 2004, PCONS sponsored the "United We Stand, Together We Can" event to honor 265 patients with cancer, their families, and guests at the St.
This is our first foray into the tumor-shrinking business,'' said Cynthia Schwalm, a former oncology nurse who now serves as Amgen's vice president and general manager of oncology.
A new continuing education video from the Oncology Nursing Society, "Pain Management for the Oncology Nurse," takes viewers on location to a Chicago hospital to learn from some of the nation's foremost experts in pain management.