ONS Congress

Take Action: Register Now for ONS Congress

Registration is now open for the ONS 43rd Annual Congress, May 17–20, in Washington, DC. Come together with 4,000 of your nursing peers, all while earning up to 30 continuing nursing education contact hours.

Access to quality cancer care

Provide Quality Cancer Care to Underserved Populations

Underrepresented populations require unique support when seeking quality cancer care. ONS recently added new language to our Access to Quality Cancer Care position statement that included recognizing these populations. 

Cancer Basics

New to Oncology? Here's Your Start

The Cancer Basics online course is your orientation to the oncology subspecialty. Over six months, you'll grow your knowledge and gain the solid foundation you need to effectively care for your patients.


Prepare for BMTCN® Certification With Confidence

The BMTCN® Certification Review Manual covers eight major subject areas ranging from basic concepts and indications for transplantation to professional practice. Each chapter includes a series of multiple-choice study questions similar to those on the exam.

Get the Immunotherapy Resources You Need

Chances are you have treated patients receiving immunotherapy, but how well do you understand these treatments? Use ONS resources to bridge your knowledge gap and effectively care for your patients.

Improve Patient Outcomes With ONS Standards of Care

Providing the latest evidence-based information and guidelines, ONS standards of care ensure the best possible outcomes at the highest levels of cancer care. Apply these industry-leading standards to your daily work, and encourage colleagues to do the same.

Manage Pain With Evidence-Based Strategies

Patients with cancer commonly experience pain from diagnosis through survivorship. Use the CJON pain supplement and ONS-recommended pain assessment tools to improve your care and enhance patients' quality of life. Additionally, read about ONS's stance on cancer pain management and ONS quality measures

Help Patients Understand Their Oral Chemo Drugs

More patients with cancer are being prescribed oral chemo drugs than ever before, but these drugs are not just ordinary pills. Use ONS's Oral Chemo Guide to teach your patients about safe handling, managing side effects, and more. 

Help Parents Care for Their Child With Cancer

Studying parent–child interactions during painful cancer-related procedures can provide evidence to develop nursing interventions to support parents in caring for their child during painful procedures. Read more in this new ONS Forum article