Oncology Nursing Month

Large blue text, "Oncology Nurses", under that orange purple text "Empowering hope, transforming care". Sunrise heart shaped illustration the the left of the blue text.

Every May, Oncology Nursing Month celebrates the role oncology nurses play in patient care and the impact they have. We honor these nurses for their determination, commitment, and dedication to helping patients with cancer. 

Oncology Nursing Month 2024

This year's theme, Empowering Hope, Transforming Care, highlights the expertise and compassionate approach of oncology nurses. It encapsulates how nurses bring hope to patients and redefine cancer care. 

Discover various ways to celebrate Oncology Nursing Month and the profound impact of nurses below.

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Shop 2024 Nursing Month Gifts

Join in the celebration with our exclusive Oncology Nursing Month merchandise featuring this year’s theme. Discover a range of apparel, drinkware, bags, and more that honor the role of oncology nurses. These are perfect for showing appreciation to colleagues or as a special gift for yourself, honoring the spirit of oncology nursing.

Bulk discounts are available on most products, and all proceeds benefit the Oncology Nursing Foundation.

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Plan Your Oncology Nursing Month Celebration

Celebrate and recognize the essential role oncology nurses play in patient care with a colorful digital poster to brighten your workspace

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Volunteer With ONS

Become an active member of the ONS community by volunteering to improve oncology nursing and patient care. ONS has many ways for you to get involved. Some take only a few minutes, and others require a larger commitment—find your best fit.  

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Empower Future Oncology Nurses

Celebrate oncology nursing by empowering the next generation of nurses with a gift to the Oncology Nursing Foundation. Your donation provides the foundation for future excellence in oncology nursing by funding academic scholarships, research initiatives, and leadership training

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Honor a Remarkable Oncology Nurse

Recognize an oncology nurse whose dedication has empowered patients and transformed cancer care in your community. Celebrate their inspirational role by nominating them for an ONS award

Honor a Nurse

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Join the Celebration

Show us how you're celebrating by following us on Facebook, LinkedIn, X, and Instagram, and tagging us in your posts by using the hashtag #OncologyNursingMonth