Outlines expectations for clinicians and institutions in the care of patients experiencing pain from cancer or its treatment
This is a joint position statement from the Oncology Nursing Society, the American Society of Clinical Oncology, and the Hematology/Oncology Pharmacy Association.
Advocates for a universal definition of distress and outlines strategies for distress screening
Differentiates between palliative care and hospice care, defining palliative care as a service provided at the time of diagnosis and continuing through bereavement
Outlines best practices for cancer rehabilitation and puts forth that cancer rehabilitation care is a right for all people with cancer