Oncology Nurses provide care to cancer patients, as well as those who are at risk of getting the disease, by monitoring patients' conditions, prescribing medications to them, and administering chemotherapy and other treatments.
Tasks highlighted on example resumes of Oncology Nurses include scheduling patients for their chemotherapy, monitoring and managing side effects from chemotherapy and biotherapy, and providing side effects management education to patients and their family members.
For 68 years, Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital Manila (OLLH) has been one of the country’s top medical institutions. In 2010, the Servarum Spiritus Sancti (SSpS) entered into a 20-year lease with East Manila Hospital Managers Corp. (EMHMC), a subsidiary of Metro Pacific Investments Corp. Since then, EMHMC has achieved and expanded to becoming a tertiary hospital with 182-bed capacity, equipped with the latest medical technology, and the honor of being PhilHealth’s Center of Excellence in Healthcare.
In 2015, EMHMC’s 5th Anniversary, OLLH – EMHMC simultaneously unveiled and launched its newest hospital wings and patient centers to cater to the needs of the growing number of patients.
Specialized wings were built and redesigned for quick recovery with the hospital’s new St. Martin Pediatric Wing, St. Jude Internal Medicine Wing, St. Therese Maternity Wing, St. Anthony Medical Wing, and St. Vincent Surgical Wing. The Hemodialysis Center was also launched with a 27-seater treatment facility, equipped with the most advanced technology, boasting the newest hemodialysis machines and on-line hemodiafiltration machines, operating with double-pass reverse osmosis, passing the standards of the Department of Health. While the Oncology and Hematology Unit
were rebuilt to give its patients a more vibrant and cozier feel as they undergo treatments.
As OLLH – EMHMC continues its journey to transformation, the patients and every family are assured to experience service excellence, promoting holistic healing across generations.