Opinion: Clear Communication Is A Form Of Patient AdvocacyMarch 9th 2023
We can help our patients feel supported is by providing them with clear information about their treatment plan and what to expect. By doing so, we empower them to take control of their own health.
Cervical Cancer Prevention Comes Into Focus for Awareness MonthJanuary 10th 2023
January is cervical cancer awareness month. This first article in a series highlights educational efforts on disease prevention through vaccination and empowering programs such as the Quilt Project.
Opinion: The Good Nurse Brings Safe Narcotic Handling to the Forefront of Nursing MindsDecember 6th 2022
Sometimes nurses inappropriately handle high-risk medications. It is important that other nurses, especially those who work in pain management, hold colleagues accountable to promote patient safety.
Improvements in Accessibility to Cancer Screenings Are Needed for Individuals With DisabilitiesNovember 2nd 2022
It is imperative that nurses and other health care professionals not only recognize the disparities in preventive screenings but become part of the solution. Early detection and cancer treatment must be accessible for those with disabilities, as it can help save lives.
Opinion: New Cancer Treatment Options in Florida Represent Larger Shift Toward Centralized CareSeptember 23rd 2022
Debi Fischer, MSW, BSN, BA, LCSW, RN, discusses the launch of the Florida Cancer Connect program and what this initiative represents for patients across the United States.