Hematology Nursing

Hematology nurses are specially trained to provide nursing care for patients with blood diseases or disorders. They may also assist with blood transfusions, blood tests, research, and chemotherapy. If you go into hematology, expect to have more responsibility than other nurses, prescriptive authority, and the ability to order diagnostic lab work. Some of the more commonly-known blood diseases and disorders a Hematology nurse may encounter include: Leukemia, lymphoma, sickle cell anemia and hemophilia. Hematology nurses initiate a plan of care to manage symptoms that result from such blood problems. Hematology nursing is often closely associated with oncology nursing, and some nurses will help patients with pain management if their cancer is particularly aggressive. Hematology nurses may work with adults only or specialize in working only with children i.e. Pediatric Hematology nurses. Their responsibilities include: taking medical histories, performing examinations, starting IVs and working with physicians to diagnose various blood diseases and disorders. Hematology nurses also educate patients and their families on how to live with and manage their blood disease. They may also assist with blood transfusions, blood tests, research and chemotherapy. Advanced practice Hematology nursing have some prescriptive authority and can also order diagnostic lab work done.

  • Hematology Nursing Practice
  • Paediatric Hematology Nursing
  • Clinical Hematology Nursing
  • Surgical Hematology Nursing
  • Blood Cancer Pain Management

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15th World Hematology & Immunology Congress

Holiday Inn Lisbon – Continental R. Laura Alves 9, 1069-169 Lisboa, Portugal
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16th World Hematology Congress

Rome, Italy
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2nd Hematologists Global Summit 2019

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