OncoLink Blogs

Self Care for Oncology Professionals Continuing Education Series

Posted September 30th, 2014

Self Care for Oncology Professionals Continuing Education Series.


OncoLink Blogs

Continuing Education for Social Workers and Nurses

Continuing Education for Social Workers and Nurses from 10:00am – 12:30pm ET at Hirst Auditorium, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, First Floor, Dulles Building.


Kate Cole

Confessions of an Oncology Social Work Student

Posted April 10th, 2014

Sometimes seeing things through the eyes of someone new to the world of oncology can remind us of how far we still have to go. In this guest blog, Kate Cole brings to your attention the cost of cancer treatment and the enormous problem it can pose for patients trying to get the care they need.


Jonathan Colon

Some useful things to know about the Health Insurance Marketplace

Posted March 31st, 2014

Some useful things to know about the Health Insurance Marketplace.


Patrick Higgins

Patient Portals: Finding Their Full Potential

Posted January 28th, 2014

Patient portals are the patient facing side of EMRs. They allow patients to see all of their medical information from anywhere at any time in an organized manner.


Karen Wagner, MS, RD, CSO, LDN

Certified Specialist in Oncology Nutrition

Posted January 18th, 2014

Being a Board Certified Specialist in Oncology Nutrition, a CSO, designates my advanced practice with patients who have cancer.


Jonathan Colon

Oncology Practices: Patient Satisfaction

Posted November 5th, 2013

I was recently asked to perform and present an in-depth analysis on patient satisfaction scores at our center, with the purpose of identifying areas of concern related to the experience that our patients are having.


Patrick Higgins

Oncology Practices: Where are we going?

Posted October 17th, 2013

The next few years promise to bring some radical changes to the healthcare industry, and more specifically, to the way cancer care is delivered, reimbursed, and accessed. This blog will focus on these issues in real time from the perspective of an oncology-based healthcare administrator.


OncoLink Poll

OncoLink Poll: Do you use a smart device in your clinical practice?

Posted April 16th, 2013

Do you use a smart device in your clinical practice?


Why I Chose to Become a Radiation Therapist

Posted March 27th, 2013

There are many career options within the Radiation Oncology field and how a person chooses which path to make their profession can depend on a number of different factors.