Advanced Practice Perspectives

In this column, we will hear from an increasingly represented and crucial component of hematology/oncology care: advanced practice professionals/advanced practitioners.

  • Top Ten Tips and Tricks for Treatment Adherence and Side Effect Management Thursday, September 1st, 2016 | September 2016, Volume 2, Issue 9 | Beth Faiman, CNP, PhD

    In this edition, Beth Faiman, CNP, PhD, offers her advice for improving patient adherence to medication. It’s 8 a.m. on a beautiful summer morning. The sun is shining and all seems right with the world. Then, as I approach my first appointment of the clinic day, I am confronted with the harsh reality of what […]

  • Welcome to the Era of Shared Decision-Making Friday, June 24th, 2016 | July 2016, Volume 2, Issue 7 | Joseph Tariman, PhD

    In this edition, Joseph Tariman, PhD, discusses how health care has evolved into the shared decision-making era and how APPs are involved. As health-care delivery continues to evolve, moving away from the “paternalistic” model of medicine, the role of the advanced practice professional (APP) in caring for patients with hematologic malignancies is becoming more complex. […]

  • Being a Patient Advocate: The Balance of Helping without Hurting Tuesday, March 29th, 2016 | April 2016, Volume 2, Issue 4 | Tiffany Richards, MS, ANP, AOCNP

    Engaging in patient advocacy is a rewarding activity and allows health-care providers to assist patients in asserting their rights and maintaining control over their lives, but it also means walking a fine line between assisting versus taking control away from the patient. Patients don’t have control over their cancer or over how they feel on a […]

  • How Does Your Practice Work? Three Easy Steps to an Effective Practice Thursday, December 17th, 2015 | January 2016, Volume 2, Issue 1 | Beth Faiman, CNP, PhD

    In this column, Beth Faiman, PhD, MSN, APN-BC, AOCN, shares some advice on how APPs should collaborate with physicians and other members of the health-care team. In previous “Advanced Practice Perspective” columns, we’ve discussed the duties of advanced practice practitioners (APPs), including all of the various patient, research, and administrative roles that a hematology/oncology APP […]

  • Research Nurses: The Glue That Holds Everything Together Sunday, November 29th, 2015 | December 2015, Volume 1, Issue 12 | Amy Goodrich, RN, BSN, MSN, CRNP-AC

    In this column, we will hear from an increasingly represented and crucial component of hematology/oncology care: advanced practice professionals/advanced practitioners. In this edition of ASH Clinical News, Amy Goodrich, RN, BSN, MSN, CRNP-AC, shines a light on the often-overlooked work of the clinical research nurse. After graduating from nursing school, I worked as a registered […]

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