Varubi (rolapitant) injectable emulsion

FDA Issues Warning for CINV Treatment

The FDA is informing healthcare providers about new safety information for Varubi® (rolapitant) injectable emulsion, indicated for the prevention of CINV. Nurses are advised to watch for signs of hypersensitivity or anaphylaxis in all patients receiving this treatment.

Make Your Vote Count in the 2018 ONS Election

Members, help shape the future of ONS by casting your vote in the 2018 ONS national election. The ONS Board of Directors has three openings this year, so now is the time to learn about the candidates and submit your ballot.  

ONS Congress

Expand Your ONS Congress Education

Arrive in DC a day early for ONS Congress and take part in preconference sessions. You'll dive deeper into hot topics in oncology nursing, such as managing moral distress and developing an immuno-oncology treatment plan, and participate in a skills lab.

Cancer Basics

Master the Fundamentals of Cancer

Newly updated and expanded, Cancer Basics, second edition, holds the information necessary for nurses to properly care for patients with cancer. In addition to several new chapters, study questions and answers with rationale have been added to each chapter.

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.

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. 

Provide Culturally Tailored Communication and Support

A new study in the Oncology Nursing Forum examined female African American lung cancer survivors. This population experiences lingering physical, psychological, and social challenges that negatively affect their quality of life and ability to adopt healthy lifestyle changes.