The Nazareth Community Oncology Unit: The Oncology Nurse’s Role to Provide Care in the Environment of COVID-19

Mordechai Dayan, MD; Shadia Zgairy, RN; Abed Agbarya, MD
CJON
10.1188/21.CJON.347-350

Description

The Community Oncology Unit (COU) in Nazareth, Israel, provides complete medical treatments to patients who live in the rural area of the country. During the COVID-19 pandemic, oncology nurses face additional challenges in facilitating cancer care. Pertinent adjustments are being made at the COU to maintain patients’ safety and enable continuous oncology therapy by coordinating patients’ COVID-19 testing and vaccination program.

View Article @ cjon.ons.org

ONS Articles

Dive into a rich source of oncology nursing expertise with ONS articles.

View All Articles