Member Input: The Challenge of Staffing in Ambulatory Infusion Settings

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Journal Article

The Oncology Nursing Society (ONS) has conducted several member surveys that included questions about staffing but has not established nurse-patient ratios, given the number and complexity of variables that must be considered. The 2016 ONS member survey showed that staffing was the most frequently cited challenge in the practice setting. With the implementation of ONS Communities in 2017, members have the opportunity to network and connect about issues. Staffing in chemotherapy infusion centers has been a frequent topic.

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Duke Authors

Published Date

  • April 2018

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 22 / 2

Start / End Page

  • 225 - 227

PubMed ID

  • 29547612

Pubmed Central ID

  • 29547612

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1538-067X

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 1092-1095

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1188/18.cjon.225-227

Language

  • eng