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We’ve just released a new and improved ONS member profile. Check out this site for more exciting upgrades, including printing your chemo provider or membership card, searching the ONS store, and accessing CJON and ONF.

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Remembering Ellen Stovall

Remembering Ellen Stovall
Thursday, January 7, 2016

Ellen Stovall, senior health policy advisor for the National Coalition for Cancer Survivorship (NCCS) and advocate for cancer survivors throughout the country, passed away on January 5, 2016, because of complications from her cancer treatment.

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Ellen Stovall, senior health policy advisor for the National Coalition for Cancer Survivorship (NCCS) and advocate for cancer survivors throughout the country, passed away on January 5, 2016, because of complications from her cancer treatment. As a 42-year survivor of cancer, Stovall advocated for improved cancer care for more than 30 years. She was responsible for co-editing the Institute of Medicine’s report From Cancer Patient to Cancer Survivor: Lost in Transition, which discussed the issues that face adult survivors of cancer. 
 
Stovall’s contributions to the oncology field have been numerous. She served on the boards of directors for the National Committee for Quality Assurance and the Leapfrog Group. She was a committee member of the National Quality Forum, developing cancer care quality measures. Among other panel and committee appointments, she served a six-year term on the National Cancer Institute’s National Cancer Advisory Board, to which she was appointed by President Clinton in 1992. Information about arrangements and more can be found at the NCCS website.
 

 

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Visit our e-books website to browse more than 45 essential publications for your tablet or e-reader. You can purchase individual chapters from most e-books.

ONS Honored With Industry Publishing Awards

ONS Honored With Industry Publishing Awards
Wednesday, May 28, 2014

ONS is honored with multiple excellence awards by Association Media and Publishing, demonstrating ONS's commitment to providing top-notch products to healthcare professionals who care for patients with cancer.

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The Oncology Nursing Society (ONS) was recognized for excellence in publishing by the Association Media and Publishing (AM&P) during the organization’s 34th Annual EXCEL Awards Gala in Tysons Corner, VA. ONS won AM&P’s Bronze EXCEL Award in three categories which  demonstrates ONS’s commitment to communicating oncology-focused news and information to healthcare professionals who care for patients with cancer and their families.
 
ONS received Bronze EXCEL Awards for:
 
• Books, Non-Technical: This Should Not Be Happening: Young Adults With Cancer by Anne Katz
 
• Feature Article, Journals: “Climate Change and Cancer Care” editorial by Deborah Mayer and Mary McCabe, Clinical Journal of Oncology Nursing, June 2013
 
• Web Publishing, General Excellence, Magazine: ONS Connect Website.
 
“It’s an honor for both our books and journals to be recognized at this level by our fellow technical and medical professional associations,” said William A. Tony, ONS publisher and director of publications. “This unique distinction is a demonstration of the commitment, teamwork, and expertise of our publishing staff to consistently produce award-winning publications that serve our members and the oncology community.”
 
“The ONS Connect website is ONS’s premiere communication vehicle for delivering timely news and hands-on resources,” said Aaron Borchert, director of integrated marketing and communications. “We are very happy to be recognized with this honor.” 
 
ONS is a professional association of more than 35,000 members committed to promoting excellence in oncology nursing and the transformation of cancer care. Since 1975, ONS has provided a professional community for oncology nurses, developed evidence-based education programs and treatment information, and advocated for patient care, all in an effort to improve quality of life and outcomes for patients with cancer and their families. 
 

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