Because of rapid scientific and technological advances in cancer care, nurses must maintain current and highly specialized knowledge to provide quality care. Continuous professional development and earning specialty nursing certification are important considerations to maintain pace with the rapid advances in cancer care knowledge.
These competencies outline the fundamental knowledge, skills, and expertise required for oncology nurse navigators to perform proficiently in this role.
These competencies outline specialty entry-level competencies for OCNSs and build upon the core competencies for all CNSs.
These competencies outline specialty entry-level competencies for NPs who care for adult and late adolescent patients through the cancer care continuum.
These competencies can help to address role standardization and advancement, while providing resources for position descriptions, training, and more.
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Oncology Nurse Multicomponent Interventions Video