Please login (Members) to view content or
(Nonmembers) this article.
No votes yet
NCPD Article
Advanced Practice

Productivity Measures: Empowering Oncology Nurse Practitioners to Understand and Demonstrate Value in Practice

Meaghan McGuire
Adriana Olivo
Susan Yackzan
CJON 2021, 25(3), 247-250 DOI: 10.1188/21.CJON.247-250

Oncology nurse practitioners (ONPs) are essential providers of oncology care who work in a variety of practice settings. ONPs add to productivity in practice, but the way in which productivity is measured may not capture their full contributions and value. A greater understanding of productivity measures can empower ONPs to communicate and demonstrate their full value in practice.


  • As providers of oncology care, ONPs need to understand the way in which their productivity in practice is measured. 
  • Many factors contribute to challenges in measuring the full contributions and value of ONPs. 
  • Understanding the ways in which productivity can be measured and the challenges in applying those measures can empower ONPs to better show their value in practice.

Members Only

Access to this article is restricted. Please login to view the full article.

Not a current ONS Member or journal subscriber?
Join/Renew Membership or