Cancer Basics

New Edition of Cancer Basics Book Now Available

The text that has provided thousands of nurses and non-nursing oncology professionals with a comprehensive introduction to cancer fundamentals has been expanded and updated. Get Cancer Basics, Second Edition, for yourself or your institution today. 

Best of ONS Congress

Register for Best of ONS Congress Workshops

Receive the oncology updates you need and earn 6.5 CNE contact hours at Updates in Oncology Nursing: Highlights From the ONS 42nd Annual Congress in Milwaukee, WI, and Raleigh, NC. Early-bird registration ends on August 31, so don’t delay.


Prepare for BMTCN® Certification With New Resource

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 found on the exam.

ONS Leadership

Apply for an ONS Leadership Position by August 21

Did you submit a letter of intent to apply for an ONS leadership position? Find application criteria and submit your application to help lead ONS in 2018 by Monday, August 21. Contact ONS at 866-257-4667 prior to the deadline to confirm receipt of your application.

Share Your Knowledge: Abstract Submissions Open August 21

Share the work you’ve done with oncology nurses across the county at the ONS 43rd Annual Congress next year in Washington, DC. Abstract submissions for an oral session or e-poster presentation will open on Monday, August 21. 

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

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.

Teach Your Patients About Oral Chemo Drugs

More patients with cancer are being prescribed oral chemotherapy drugs than ever before. Use the ONS Oral Chemo Guide to teach your patients about safe handling, managing side effects, and more.

Improve Survivorship Care at Your Institution

As the number of cancer survivors in the United States continues to grow, the need to educate healthcare providers in survivorship care remains a challenge. This CJON article describes the impact of an educational program to prepare nurses to provide cancer survivorship care.