Lillie D. Shockney, RN, BS, MAS, HON-ONN-CG, Brenda Nevidjon, MSN, RN, FAAN
Oncology nurses and nurse navigators are positioned on the front lines of cancer care, playing an integral role in patients’ battles against cancer. Ms Shockney and Ms Nevidjon discussed the rapidly changing world that oncology nurses are facing because of COVID-19.
Charise Gleason, MSN, NP-BC, AOCNP, Kathryn Maples, PharmD, BCOP, and Chelsea Sprouse, RN-BSN, MSN, NP-C, discuss the current standard of care for both high- and low-risk patients with newly diagnosed or recurrent/refractory multiple myeloma who are initially not eligible for autologous stem-cell transplant and who subsequently become transplant-eligible.
Danelle Johnston, MSN, RN, HON-ONN-CG, OCN, and Tricia Strusowski, RN, MS, recapped their recent presentation from the ACCC 46th Annual Meeting & Cancer Center Business Summit, in which they discussed the National Evidence-Based Oncology Navigation Metrics: Multisite Exploratory Study to Demonstrate Value and Sustainability of Navigation Programs. The study was launched in June 2018 as a collaborative effort between the Academy of Oncology Nurse & Patient Navigators (AONN+), Chartis Oncology Solutions, and the American Cancer Society (ACS).