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Tennessee Oncology Receives The Oncology Nurse Society (ONS) 2017 Employer Recognition Award

Tennessee Oncology (TO) has been awarded the 2017 ONS Large Employer Recognition Award. This annual recognition by the Oncology Nursing Society recognizes employers for outstanding support for registered nurses working in oncology.

There are over 2,000 entries for this recognition at more than 225 ONS Chapters. Director, Brian Theil, congratulated Tennessee Oncology and noted their commitment is commendable.

“Tennessee Oncology’s nursing staff and their dedication to cancer patients is well-known industry wide,” says Dr. Jeff Patton, CEO at Tennessee Oncology. “We take continuing education seriously. Investing in our care teams is integral to clinical success for our patients.”

“It is with great pride that ONS acknowledged Tennessee Oncology for outstanding service,” expressed Tammy Easterly, Tennessee Oncology’s Clinical Staff Educational Manager. “Nurse support and education is valued here.”

Tennessee Oncology will be recognized as the recipient of this award during the ONS Annual Congress on May 4-7, 2017 in Denver, Colorado.

For more information about Tennessee Oncology visit or call 1-877-836-6662.


About Tennessee Oncology
Tennessee Oncology, PLLC is one of the nation’s leading teams of cancer care specialists, nationally recognized for improving patient outcomes and innovative treatments. Its comprehensive range of cancer care services include specialized oncology nursing care, laboratory services, outpatient chemotherapy, PET/CT services and patient education and support services. Founded in 1976, Tennessee Oncology is one of the largest physician-owned practices in the country, employing more than 75 physicians in 30 locations throughout Middle Tennessee, Chattanooga, and Northwest Georgia. Visit for more information.


About Oncology Nursing Society
The Oncology Nursing Society (ONS) is a professional association of more than 39,000 members committed to promoting excellence in oncology nursing and the transformation of cancer care. Since 1975, ONS has provided a professional community for oncology nurses, developed evidence-based education programs and treatment information, and advocated for patient care, all in an effort to improve quality of life and outcomes for patients with cancer and their families.