Putting Your Best Foot Forward in a Challenging Role: Finding the Resources Needed to Work in a Freestanding Radiation Oncology Clinic

Kelly L. Anderson

Susan D. Bruce

cancer education, radiation
CJON 2002, 6(4), 225-227. DOI: 10.1188/02.CJON.225-227

This article describes the experiences of a nurse in a new role in a freestanding radiation oncology clinic. Networking to find the resources that patients need and providing guidance to the patients in using the resources through their course of treatment are discussed. Local and national resources that can be used as tools in radiation therapy nursing also are described.

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