Partnering with like-minded organizations, promoting a diverse and inclusive membership, and engaging in international outreach and education are just a few of ONS's special initiatives. They all are key to ensuring that ONS remains a driving force in cancer care now and for years to come.
ONS is a proud supporter of Joining Forces, a White House initiative to raise awareness of health issues affecting America’s military, veterans, and their families. View AANP's Joining Forces video.
Survivorship care plan and toolkits for patients and professionals
National Health IT Week
This collaborative forum allows public and private healthcare constituents to work in partnership to educate industry and policy stakeholders on the value of health IT for the U.S. healthcare system. With meaningful use now providing the way forward, there is no better time for the health IT community to come together under one umbrella to raise national awareness.
National Healthcare Quality Week
This event celebrates the dedication of healthcare quality and patient safety professionals. It highlights the work of healthcare quality and patient safety professionals and their influence on improved patient care outcomes and healthcare delivery systems.
People to People
People to People Citizen Ambassador Programs organized a delegation of oncology nursing professionals to India in September 2013. The delegation leader was Dr. Mary Gullatte, president of ONS, and the trip focused bilateral communication on nursing practice, leadership, education, and research. Read the trip report in the Journal of Professional Proceedings, and consider applying for a future delegation.
If you or your organization would like to learn more about partnership opportunities with ONS, please contact Michele R. Dietz, RN, MSN (formerly McCorkle), executive director of ONS External Relations and Business Development, at firstname.lastname@example.org or 412-859-6266.