Integrating Genetics and Genomics in GYN Patient NavigationJuly 11th 2013
Cancer centers are beginning to establish oncology nurse navigator programs with integrated processes for assessment, identification, referral, education, care, and support for patients whose gynecologic cancers may be genetically-based.
Mary Lou Woodford on CoC Accreditation ComplianceNovember 15th 2012
Mary Lou Woodford, from the Cancer Resource Foundation, provides guidance on staying compliant with the new patient navigation accreditation standards from the American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer.
Today's Nurse Navigator: Educating and Advocating for Cancer PatientsNovember 9th 2012
As both patient advocate and educator, the ONN partners with physicians to help support the cancer patient's journey throughout the course of disease, with the ultimate goal of improving care and outcomes.
Navigating Breast Cancer Survivorship: Sustaining the Good NewsAugust 30th 2012
Forty years after the declaration of war on cancer, one of the most profound shifts in cancer care today is a new focus on treating those living beyond cancer, as well as those living with cancer.