AONN+ Standardized Metrics

AONN+ Standardized Metrics, AONN+ West Coast Regional Meeting

Delving Deeper into the AONN+ Standardized Navigation Metrics

At the Academy of Oncology Nurse & Patient Navigators (AONN+) Annual Meeting in November 2016, the AONN+ Standardized Navigation Metrics Task Force unveiled the first standardized navigation metrics for measuring [ Read More ]

AONN+ Standardized Metrics, Interview with the Innovators

Developing a Universal Set of Metrics for Use in All Navigation Models

An Interview with Tricia Strusowski, RN, MS

 

The Academy of Oncology Nurse & Patient Navigators (AONN+) Standardized Metrics Task Force, an expert team of seasoned navigators, recently published their highly anticipated work of establishing a set of [ Read More ]

2017 ACCC Annual Meeting: CANCERSCAPE, AONN+ Standardized Metrics

What’s New in Navigation: New Metrics and Physician Collaboration

Historically, there has been a gap in the literature to measure the success and impact of patient navigation programs, but the Standardized Metrics Task Force of the Academy of Oncology [ Read More ]

AONN+ Standardized Metrics, Letters from Lillie

THEY’RE HERE! The Metrics You Need to Measure Your Impact

Lillie D. Shockney, RN, BS, MAS, ONN-CG 

Dear Navigators, The Academy of Oncology Nurse & Patient Navigators (AONN+) and the Journal of Oncology Navigation & Survivorship were established from an empiric observation that navigation tactics have a [ Read More ]

AONN+ Standardized Metrics

Standardized Evidence-Based Oncology Navigation Metrics for All Models: A Powerful Tool in Assessing the Value and Impact of Navigation Programs

Tricia Strusowski, RN, MS,Project Chair, Manager, Oncology Solutions, LLC; Elaine Sein, RN, BSN, CBCN,Project Cochair, Consultant; Danelle Johnston, MSN, RN, ONN-CG, OCN, CBCN, Project Cochair,Director, Oncology Navigation, Sarah Cannon, Austin Texas Market; Sharon Gentry, RN, MSN, ONN-CG, AOCN, CBCN, Breast Nurse Navigator, Novant Health Derrick L. Davis Cancer Center; Cheryl Bellomo, MSN, RN, ONN-CG, OCN, Patient Navigator, Intermountain Southwest Cancer Center at Cedar City Hospital;Elizabeth Brown, MSN, MHA, RN, NE-BC, OCN ,Senior Director, Oncology Navigation, Sarah Cannon; Barbara Rizzo McHale, BSN, RN, ONN-CG, OCN, CBCN, Patient Navigator, St. Mary’s Cancer Treatment Center and Samaritan Radiation Oncology; Nicole Messier, BSN, RN, OCN, Site-Specific Nurse Navigator, University of Vermont Medical Center 

Background: There is a gap in the literature regarding the key areas that measure the success of navigation programs—patient experience (PE), clinical outcome (CO), and business performance or return on [ Read More ]

AONN+ Standardized Metrics

Academy of Oncology Nurse & Patient Navigators Announces Standardized Navigation Metrics

Tricia Strusowski, RN, MS, Manager, Oncology Solutions, LLC, Decatur, GA;
Elaine Sein, RN, BSN, CBCN, Consultant;
Danelle Johnston, MSN, BSN, RN, OCN, CBCN, Director, Oncology Navigation, Sarah Cannon, Austin texas Market 

Executive Summary There is a gap in the literature regarding the key areas that measure the success of navigation programs—patient experience (PE), clinical outcomes (CO), and business performance or return [ Read More ]

AONN+ East Coast Regional Meeting, AONN+ Standardized Metrics

Metrics Are Essential in Documenting Navigators’ Value in Cancer Care

Metrics are the key to demonstrating the value of navigation along the cancer care continuum. Navigation metrics can demonstrate the benefit of the program to the institution and demonstrate the [ Read More ]

AONN+ Standardized Metrics, Nurse Navigation

Metrics for Successful Nurse Navigation

Alice Goodman 

The role of the nurse navigator in helping patients through the trajectory of their journey from diagnosis to treatment to survivorship has evolved, and in many settings, the nurse navigator [ Read More ]

AONN+ Standardized Metrics, Patient Navigation

Patient Navigation: Defining Metrics That Support and Justify the Nurse Navigator Position

Ana Rosa Espinosa, DNP, MBA, RN, OCN 

Patient navigation emerged 2 decades ago, with numerous articles reporting cancer care outcomes from the patient perspective, but its effect on improving organizational outcomes requires further research.1 However, according to [ Read More ]