Submitting an Abstract for ONS Congress Doesn't Have to Be Scary

By Nonniekaye Shelburne, CRNP, MS, AOCN®, 2014–2015 ONS Congress Content Planning Team chair Let’s challenge ourselves to think outside the box. In the past 18–24 months, Have you been a part of implementing evidence-based practice changes? Have you implemented or modified assessment tools, products, bar coding, alert systems, or algorithms to improve patient outcomes? Have […]

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What Do Ebola and Hazardous Drugs Have in Common? Safe Handling Procedures

By Marci Andrejko, BSN, RN, OCN® In light of the recent Ebola outbreak, there has been a heightened sense of awareness regarding personal protective equipment (PPE). Although contact with Ebola as an oncology nurse would be unusual, contact with hazardous drugs is a frequent occurrence. Despite the increased awareness of safe handling, there is still […]

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