Oncology Nurse Practitioner
Yolande Cox is an Oncology Nurse Practitioner. A Nurse Practitioner is a registered nurse who has completed additional university study at a master degree level and extensive clinical training. Oncology Nurse Practitioners use their expert cancer nursing knowledge and skills to care for patients, working both independently and collaboratively with all other members of your health care team. You may see the Oncology Nurse Practitioner during your treatment to assist in assessment and management of your treatment side-effects or symptoms, or at the completion of your treatment when you require routine follow up or management of issues associated with your cancer treatment.