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CURE Media Group Names Lynne Malestic of Eisenhower Lucy Curci Cancer Center (Calif.) as 2016 CURE Extraordinary Healer for Oncology Nursing
CURE Media Group, the nation’s leading consumer digital and print media enterprise focused entirely on patients with cancer, today announced that Lynne Malestic, RN, of Eisenhower Lucy Curci Cancer Center in Rancho Mirage, California, was chosen as the 2016 CURE® Extraordinary Healer® for Oncology Nursing, which honors nurses who have dedicated their careers to helping patients with cancer, their families and their oncology co-workers.
Multiple presenters at the 41st Annual Oncology Nursing Society Congress addressed risk and prevention of falls in patients with cancer, as it is a growing concern for health care providers.
For her generous spirit and deep commitment to her field, Malestic was named the 2016 winner of CURE magazine’s Extraordinary Healer Award for Oncology Nursing.