Psychosocial Nursing Care Along the Cancer Continuum

Help Patients With the Emotional Side of Cancer

Along with the physical hardships of cancer, its treatment and aftermath require ongoing psychosocial support with oncology nurses leading the charge. The newly updated and expanded book, Psychosocial Nursing Care Along the Cancer Continuum, can assist nurses at the bedside in providing emotional support to patients and their families.

Oncology Nursing Podcast

Why Are Competencies so Important for Oncology Nurses?

A brand-new episode from the Oncology Nursing Podcast is now available. Experts discuss why competencies are so important for oncology nurses, plus they talk obtaining chemo cards to improve your practice and getting certified. Listen on your Apple or Android device today. 

ONS Career Center

Find Your Next Move in Oncology Nursing

Use the ONS career center, included in your membership, to find your next opportunity in oncology nursing. Learn more about how you can build your professional portfolio, apply for jobs, and receive a monthly e-newsletter with industry updates.  

ONS Congress Planning Team

Help Plan the 44th Annual Congress

Shape the future of cancer care education. ONS is now accepting volunteer applications for the 2019 ONS Congress planning team. Volunteers will use current practice issues to help plan, implement, and evaluate the educational offerings at Congress. You must be an ONS member in good standing to apply. Applications are due February 26. 

Take Action: Register Now for ONS Congress

With five educational tracks at this year's ONS Congress, you can base your education on the needs of your patients and your practice, all while earning up to 30 CNE contact hours. View the full schedule and register by March 29 to save with early-bird pricing. 

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. 

Understand and Support Needle-Phobic Patients

How do nurses approach the care of an extremely needle-phobic patient with cancer? Explore a caregiver’s perspective on this challenging scenario in the latest issue of CJON