The European Oncology Nursing Society has compiled the evidence to show the value of the work cancer nurses do, and the specialist training and education they need in their work. Now they’re calling on policy makers to recognise cancer nursing skills, as outlined in the EONS Education Framework, as a specialty across Europe / Kate Griffin reports.
The Finnish Oncology Nursing Society was not only answering authors’ questions about cancer nursing in Finland, but also helped to contact other Finnish nurses. As a result, there are two Finnish voices in the article. According to Griffin, Finland comes across as a strong positive example that other countries could follow.