Oncology Nursing is a highly specialized area that targets diagnosing, treating and caring for people who have all types of cancer and cancer related illnesses. The scope of care in Radiation Oncology extends primarily to patients diagnosed with cancer. Cases may be for cure or palliation depending upon the diagnosis, site, and state of disease. This area routinely treats patients with external beam radiotherapy.
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About Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration
Providing Health Care for Veterans: The Veterans Health Administration is America’s largest integrated health care system, providing care at 1,255 health care facilities, including 170 medical centers and 1,074 outpatient sites of care of varying complexity (VHA outpatient clinics), serving 9 million enrolled Veterans each year.