Ringing the bell on cancer.

As an oncology nurse of many years this story stood out to me.

For patients finishing chemotherapy in this centre they get to ring a bell when their treatment is completed.

With tears in her eyes, she paid tribute to the staff who supported her through the past six months. “It means a lot, it’s exciting and it means the finish of my chemo,” Ms Morgan said.


I really love this idea as it brings a extra special memory and element to our work. Imagine being the nurse standing by and watching and taking the moment to realise they have contributed in a beautiful way to this person’s story.

Does your work place do anything special or different for patients on discharge or end of treatment? Would love to hear your stories below.

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