Welcome to the West Central Ohio Chapter of the Oncology Nursing Society

Wednesday 6/26/19 at 7:00PM EDT
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Serving Dayton, Ohio and surrounding areas

Mission: To promote excellence in oncology nursing and quality cancer care.

Vision: To lead the transformation of cancer care.

WCO-ONS 1984-2014

Celebrating 30 years!!!

Clinical Corner

WCO-ONS Newsletter is accepting articles for the quarterly newsletter. 

CLINCIAL CORNER is a new feature in the newsletter and will focus on subjects pertaining to the world of Oncology Nursing.  Submissions are between 250-300 words.  The submissions will also count towards ILNA points for those seeking recertification for the OCN. 


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Educational Offerings Promoted





The WCO-ONS Board agreed to the following guidelines regarding advertising on our social media sites: 

  • WCO-ONS will promote educational opportunities for continuing education credit and non-CE programs on chapter social media sites without charge for a 30-day period.

WCO-ONS Chapter Highlights


West Central Ohio - Oncology Nursing Society


Alice Jordan Mentorship Award








Congratulations of Jeanne Ponziani, MSA, RN, NE-BC

2018 Alice Jordan Mentorship Award Winner!!!


West Central Ohio Chapter ONS

2012 Chapter Excellence Award Winner (Medium Chapter)


West Central Chapter ONS

2013 Chapter Voting Award Winner (Large Chapter)




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