Oncology Nurse

Oncology Nurse

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An Oncology Nurse provides care for cancer patients and those at risk for getting the disease. They monitor physical conditions, prescribe medication, and administer chemotherapy and other treatments. Oncology is one of the most challenging and rewarding fields in nursing and no two days on the job are ever the same.

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An Oncology Nurse provides care for cancer patients and those at risk for getting the disease. They monitor physical conditions, prescribe medication, and administer chemotherapy and other treatments. Oncology is one of the most challenging and rewarding fields in nursing and no two days on the job are ever the same.

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  • My Specialty: Pediatric Oncology Nursing at City of Hope

    Posted Feb 19, 2017 by Catherine Rhodes

    Julie Kang, RN, MSN, tells us about her career path, her challenges and shares a "day in the life" of an oncology nurse.

  • Cone Health Nurse Named Oncology Certified Nurse of the Year

    Posted Jun 30, 2016 by Kathryn Chambrovich
  • CDC Announces New Webinar to Fight Infections in Oncology Settings

    Posted Jun 6, 2016 by Hudson Garrett Jr
  • Med/surg nurses sought for dissertation research

    Posted Nov 4, 2015 by April Rowe Neal

    Capella University doctoral student, April Rowe Neal, seeks medical-surgical nurses who work with and teach nursing students for research study.

    The purpose of the study is to understand the experiences of nurses who work with nursing students in the clinical learning environment. Medical-surgical nurses who work with and teach nursing students in traditional clinicals...

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    Capella University doctoral student, April Rowe Neal, seeks medical-surgical nurses who work with and teach nursing students for research study.

    The purpose of the study is to understand the experiences of nurses who work with nursing students in the clinical learning environment. Medical-surgical nurses who work with and teach nursing students in traditional clinicals and are NOT designated as a preceptor may participate in this study. Interested parties are excluded in the event of the following: not currently licensed as an RN; employment in an outpatient, ambulatory, or specialty care area; designation as a preceptor; or any clinical association with the researcher. The study involves one 45-60 minute interview and one follow up e-mail. Volunteers may enroll by contacting April Rowe Neal by phone or e-mail.

    Contact Information:

    For more information and questions please contact:

    April Rowe Neal, MS, RN
    507-993-0630 (cell)
    aroweneal@capellauniversity.edu
    IRB-HSR # 2014-1435

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  • Intravenous therapy Basic and Advanced Programs.

    Posted Jun 8, 2015 by Rose Koshy, RN, BSN, CRNI, VA-BC

    Group classes. Customized on-site programs

  • Actress and Lung Cancer Patient Valerie Haper to Present Keynote Speech at Oncology Event

    Posted Apr 8, 2015 by Adam Burkhart
  • ONS 40th Annual Congress

    Posted Feb 12, 2015 by Garret Armes

    April 23-26, 2015 - Orlando, Florida

    Don't miss the opportunity to join 3,000 of your colleagues in Orlando for the most comprehensive oncology nursing conference in the country.

    - Attend educational sessions to learn the latest developments in oncology nursing.
    - Network with peers to learn from each other and create valuable connections.
    - Celebrate oncology nur...

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    April 23–26, 2015 – Orlando, Florida

    Don’t miss the opportunity to join 3,000 of your colleagues in Orlando for the most comprehensive oncology nursing conference in the country.

    - Attend educational sessions to learn the latest developments in oncology nursing.
    - Network with peers to learn from each other and create valuable connections.
    - Celebrate oncology nursing and the patients that you care for every day.

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  • The Nurse Oncology Education Program presents Competence in Cancer Care: What the Nurse Needs to Know.

    Posted Jan 28, 2015 by Garret Armes

    Topics: scientific basis for practice, treatment modalities, protective mechanisms, disease process, alterations in lifestyle, health promotion, and oncologic emergencies. Earn 7.75 contact hours plus ILNA points!

  • Metabolic Health May Trump BMI as Predictor of Breast Cancer Risk

    Posted Jan 15, 2015 by Garret Armes

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