A Gated Community for Oncology Nurses and
Cancer Care Teams | More Info
Breast   |   Prostate   |   Lung   |   Hematology   |   Skin   |   Gastrointestinal   |   Genitourinary   |   Head / Neck   |   Brain   |   Gynecological   |   Sarcoma   |   Thyroid
Career  |  Exercise  |  Nutrition  |  Recipes  |  Survivorship  |  Symptom Management  |  Emergencies  |  Side Effects  |  Pediatrics  |  Complementary Therapies
Content posted in July 2014
Cancer & Careers: A Resource That Works
Monica Key  
7/30/2014   6 comments
Oncology nurse practitioner Monica Key shares a helpful resource for cancer patients in the workplace.
Cancer Myths That Refuse to Die
Teresa Brown  
7/28/2014   4 comments
Teresa Brown explains the importance of providing patients with factual information when it comes to cancer myths.
The Break Room: Are You Suffering From a Midlife Career Crisis?
Michelle Bragazzi  
7/25/2014   6 comments
Community editor Michelle Bragazzi wants to know if you're fulfilling your own career passions.
I Survived Cancer & Now I'm Bankrupt
Nicole Haines  
7/21/2014   8 comments
Nurse navigator Nicole Haines discusses post-treatment stress among cancer survivors.
Mentoring Others
Cathy Cole  
7/18/2014   3 comments
Breast cancer nurse navigator Cathy Cole shares her experience mentoring nursing staff on breast cancer care.
The Nature of Worry
Deborah A. Boyle  
7/16/2014   6 comments
Deborah Boyle discusses a research study that focuses on obstacles to cancer treatment.
Understanding Home Palliative Care
Linda M. Gorman  
7/14/2014   4 comments
Linda Gorman discusses the growing need for palliative care outside the inpatient setting.
Skipping the Stirrups: The Debate Continues Over Yearly Pelvic Exams
Michelle Bragazzi  
7/11/2014   17 comments
Community editor Michelle Bragazzi explains the current debate over yearly pelvic examinations for women.
Rethinking Metastatic Colon Cancer
Katherine Mitchell  
7/10/2014   3 comments
Oncology nurse practitioner Katie Mitchell explains the options available for patients with advanced colon cancer.
OCN Test Preparation: A Collaborative Effort
Dishon Kamwesa  
7/7/2014   11 comments
Oncology nurse Dishon Kamwesa shares his experience taking the OCN examination.
Measles & Pertussis Are on the Rise: Are Oncology Patients at Greater Risk?
Julianna Paradisi  
7/3/2014   9 comments
Oncology infusion nurse Julianna Paradisi explains how the anti-vaccine trend may impact neutropenic cancer patients.
How the Affordable Care Act Affects Nursing
AnnMarie Walton  
7/1/2014   8 comments
AnnMarie Walton explains that the ACA may have an impact beyond patient health insurance coverage.

Webinar Series
Tuesday, October 29, 2013 12:00 PM EDT

Presented by Ellen T. Matloff, MS, CGC , this webinar will highlight:

  • How to determine which patients require genetic counseling
  • How to help prepare your patients for the genetic counseling process
  • Testing options that are now available
  • How you can utilize this data in managing your patients and their family members

Participants will also be able to ask questions during a live question and answer period with speaker Ellen T. Matloff, MS, CGC .

Wednesday, August 28, 2013 12:00 PM EDT
Wednesday, June 26, 2013 12:00 PM EDT
Wednesday, April 10, 2013 12:00 PM EDT
Have a question or topic but don't want to write a blog? Post it on our readerboards and get feedback from the community!
Patriotacp on Enhance your Business through Excellent Website Promotion
Patriotacp on Enhance your Business through Excellent Website Promotion
Patriotacp on Enhance your Business through Excellent Website Promotion
FDA Approves Onivyde for Advanced Pancreatic Cancer
Marijke Vroomen Durning, RN,
10/27/2015  3
On October 22, 2015, the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved Onivyde (irinotecan liposome injection, Merrimack Pharmaceuticals, Inc.), in combination with fluorouracil ...
Like Us on Facebook
on Twitter
TheONC Twitter Feed