May 2017 VOL 8, NO 5

May 2017 VOL 8, NO 5 | Journal of Oncology Navigation & Survivorship

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 ]

Faculty Biographies

AONN+ Standardized Metrics Task Force

The AONN+ Standardized Metrics Task Force created the domains and related metrics to effectively measure the value and impact of navigation programs. It was their intention to present metrics that [ Read More ]

AONN+ Metrics Initiative

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 ]

Domains At A Glance

Domains At A Glance