Metrics Committee



Tricia Strusowski

Tricia Strusowski, MS, RN
Independent Oncology Contractor

The mission of the Metrics Committee is to support value-based cancer care initiatives utilizing the 35 AONN+ national evidence-based metrics in the areas of patient experience, clinical outcomes, and return on investment.


  • JONS publication, “Navigation Metrics Subcommittee Quality Initiatives,” outlining the accomplishments and best practice documents created by the Navigation Metrics team
  • Committee members presented best practices that supported the AONN+ metrics
  • Created a navigation continuum of care algorithm/process map to identify gaps, barriers, and opportunities for improvement
  • Selected Navigation Metrics team members who were the reviewers for the Navigation Metrics Implementation Toolkit


  • Discussions/collaboration with payers regarding reimbursement for navigation programs by demonstrating return-on-investment metrics
  • Demonstrate the importance of navigation programs utilizing evidence-based validated tools
  • Process mapping and role delineation for different models of navigation
  • Demonstrate how to use data to improve your navigation program
  • Collaborate with the other AONN+ committees

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