Oncology Nursing/Adult Inpatient Nursing
Winthrop-University Hospital’s Oncology nursing staff takes pride in delivering extraordinary care, because “Your Health Means Everything.
Oncology nurses at Winthrop-University Hospital take pride in the delivery of extraordinary care, following our guiding principle, “Your Health Means Everything.” The focus of oncology nursing practice is centered upon providing the highest quality patient care, support and resources for patients and families living with cancer.
Our highly qualified and compassionate oncology nurses are active members of the cancer program's multidisciplinary healthcare team. In our patient-centered care environment you and your family are the most important members of our healthcare team. The team includes oncology nurses, physicians, oncology fellows, social workers, case managers, dieticians, physical therapists, nurse navigators and pharmacists all working together to ensure that our patients will receive the best possible care and treatment for their specific needs. Oncology nursing at Winthrop University Hospital promotes an environment that respects dignity and enhances quality of life.
Our exceptional oncology nursing staff has received specialized training in the art and science of oncology nursing. They are provided with the most comprehensive, up to date training and education to ensure the delivery of competent and compassionate care. Our patients and their families will be provided with comprehensive information on cancer, symptom control, illness prevention and follow-up care.
Oncology Nursing at Winthrop includes inpatient Departments of Surgical Oncology, Intensive Care Nursing, Medical Oncology and Palliative Care Nursing. The nursing staff is committed to maintaining the highest standards of patient care through research, certification, and professional development.