What is a nurse?

  • Nurses work in many healthcare settings like walk-in clinics, family doctors’ offices, and hospitals.
  • They are work in the delivery of patient care.
  • They may work closely with your oncologist in cancer care settings, and help manage your care and help you connect to medical services.

Why use a nurse?

  • Nurses are part of most healthcare teams, including those in cancer clinics and other treatment settings.
  • Nurses can help you manage treatment side-effects, give emotional support and help you cope with day to day issues in the hospital and at home.