Video Library

"What's Your Why?" with AONN+'s Jordan Henderson

Jordan Henderson, BSN, RN, OCN, ONN-CG
At AONN+, we believe that the more passionate you are about your work, the more impact you will create. In this video series titled “What’s Your Why?” AONN+ leaders and members share the intentions and motivations behind their careers in oncology navigation. Director of AONN+ Program Development Jordan Henderson explains, “I always say ‘Oncology care should not be discussed without navigation,’ that’s how much I believe in it.”

Learn About AONN+’s BOLD Mentorship Academy

Alison McDaniel, RN, BSN, OCN, ONN-CG,Kayla Byrd, RN, OCN
AONN+’s BOLD Mentorship Academy matches mentees and mentors to support and educate one another, pairing applicants based on shared goals, strengths, and expertise. Navigators of all disciplines are encouraged to “Be BOLD,” and seek out opportunities to grow personally and professionally by using the tools provided through this platform! Hear from Alison McDaniel, RN, BSN, OCN, ONN-CG, Manager of Oncology Navigation at Oschner Health, and Kayla Byrd, RN, OCN, Breast Health Navigator, Baptist Health System, on why you shouldn’t hesitate to participate in this program.

Patient Criteria for Treatment in CLL

Chelsea Passwater, DNP, RN, AGCNS-BC, OCN
Our CLL clinical advisor examines indications for treatment in CLL for both symptomatic patients and asymptomatic patients as well as the navigator’s touchpoints during this phase.

Overview of Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia (CLL)

Chelsea Passwater, DNP, RN, AGCNS-BC, OCN
Watch as our CLL clinical advisor dives deeper into defining CLL, the clinical staging systems developed for this disease, and the role navigators play in the patient’s treatment journey.

CLL: Watch and Wait Period

Nikki Barkett, BSN, RN, OCN
Listen in as our CLL clinical advisor examines the “Watch and Wait” period in CLL and impact navigation can have during this period.

The Role of Genetics in CLL

Chelsea Passwater, DNP, RN, AGCNS-BC, OCN
A look at understanding the complexities of mutations and cytogenetics in CLL, the role genetics plays in prognosis, and how navigators can educate their patients and caregivers.

Prognostics & Predictive Models in CLL

Nikki Barkett, BSN, RN, OCN
An inspection of prognostic and predictive tools in CLL, risk categories, and impact on the patient’s treatment plan.

Treatment Complications & Adherence Promotion Strategies

Chelsea Passwater, DNP, RN, AGCNS-BC, OCN
Take a look into possible treatment complications for CLL patients, barriers to adherence, and navigation strategies to improve compliance to treatment.

Psychosocial Impact of a CLL Diagnosis

Nikki Barkett, BSN, RN, OCN
Explore the psychosocial effect of a CLL diagnosis including financial toxicity and quality of life and dive deeper into the navigator’s role in meeting the patient’s psychosocial needs.

The Navigator’s Influence on Care Coordination for the CLL Patient

Nikki Barkett, BSN, RN, OCN
Watch as we examine the navigator’s influence on care coordination for the CLL patient with an emphasis on patient advocacy and shared decision-making.