Fort Worth Regional Chapter

 Serving Tarrant County in the state of Texas.

The Fort Worth Regional Chapter invites you to browse our site and participate in our events and other offerings.

 Chapter Logo

The hands in our logo are symbolic of the helping spirit of nurses.

They also represent nurses working together to strengthen the Fort Worth Regional Chapter of the Oncology Nursing Society.

The star reminds us of Texas, most specifically, of the west and Fort Worth, where the West begins.

 

Newsletter and Program Flyers


Newsletter and Flyer are posted approximately 14 days before next meeting.
Chapter meetings are on the first Monday of the month from October to May (Second Monday in September)
    
 
Sign up to receive chapter e-mails and meeting location notices!  (See tab to the left)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Chapter Newsletters! 
 
 
 
   
 
  
   
 
     Check out our NEW Educational Opportunities:  
 
 
 
 
 
LIVESTRONG Fertility Training for Healthcare Professionals
Online Training available here:  LIVESTRONG
 
 
 
Print out and Bring with you to the Chapter Meetings!
 
  
 
Please fill out the following form for Scholarships through your ONS Fort Worth Chapter:   
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
  
 
 
 
 
 
 

Join Us!


Facebook Group name:  Ft Worth TX ONS 

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 Also: Check out the Oncology Nursing Society Facebook page!

 

 

 

Announcements


 

 

Charlotte Davis Hoffman-Roach Oncology Nurse of the Year - 2017

   Congratulations to Julie Summers- our 2017 Nurse of the Year.  The announcement was made at the Annual Oncology Cow Town Symposium at TCU.    Congratuations!!

 

 Fort Worth Regional Chapter is the recipient of the 2014 Chapter Newsletter Award (Large Chapter Category, 100-199)  Thank you to Lisa Logan and Monique Lounethone! 

  

 



PREPARE is a program that can help you:
>Make medical decisions for yourself and others
>Talk with your doctors
>Get the medical care that is right for you

www.prepareforyourcare.org/


ONS Annual Congress

2016 - 41st Annual Congress  - San Antonio !!    April 28-May1st  http://congress.ons.org/


 Continuing Education Award Application (Scholarship Form)

All members of the Fort Worth Chapter ONS are invited to apply for a scholarship through the Continuing Education Award.  Applicants must be a member of the National ONS and a member of the Ft Worth ONS  Chapter for a minimum of one year.  In addition, the applicant must have attended at least 50% of the Chapter meetings.  The completed application and a copy of the Conference / program brochure should be mailed, faxed or emailed to the name and address on the application form (page 1)

 Cervical Cancer: What the Nurse Needs to Know

NOEP Continuing Education E-Learning

Other NOEP courses available at http://www.noep.org

 

On Line Sites of Interest


Watch the 40th Anniversary of ONS video featured during the opening ceremony of the ONS Congress in Orlando, Florida!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rA75h1GYTkc&feature=youtu.be&utm_campaign=Congress%202015&utm_content=14370881&utm_medium=social&utm_source=facebook

 

Nurse uses prize money to play 'Mrs. Claus' for cancer patients 
Our 2009 Oncology Nurse of the Year was Tammy Quattrochi

Congratulations to the staff of the Oncology Care Unit at THR Harris HEB.
They were recently recognized by Advance for Nurses as the 2010 Best Nursing Team.
Page 1 of the article
Page 2
Interview with some of the staff

At the Edge of Life: Life and Death in 21st Century Medicine
Series of articles in the Dallas Morning News

Upcoming Meetings and Events