February 4th is World Cancer Day
, and the theme for the day between 2016 and 2018 is “We can. I can.” Here, at Lippincott Nursingcenter, we know there are a number of ways nurses can help bring awareness to this day, along with ways nurses can better care for patients affected by cancer.
1. Spread the word:
Follow these hashtags on your social media accounts to join the discussion around World Cancer Day.
2. Stay informed:
Stay up-to-date on the latest research and evidence around cancer.
Subscribe to the peer-reviewed journals, Cancer Nursing
and Oncology Times.
3. Take action:
- Earn continuing education credits with over 160 CE activities related to oncology.
- Access evidence-based cancer content instantly at the point of care with Lippincott Advisor. The individual version of the app used by leading hospitals includes over 1,000 evidence-based content entries on cancer symptoms, drugs, treatments, and more. Download it now for only $29.95.
Get certified in oncology by visiting our Guide to Certification
page and scrolling down to the Oncology Nursing Certification Corporation