Whitlock, James A

A chemotherapy incident reporting and improvement system.

Publication Date: 
Apr 17, 2003

BACKGROUND: The Vanderbilt University Medical Center (VUMC) has designed and deployed the Chemotherapy Incident Reporting and Improvement System (CIRIS), which is embedded into daily care processes.

Improving pediatric chemotherapy safety through voluntary incident reporting: lessons from the field.

Publication Date: 
Oct 19, 2004

BACKGROUND: A multidisciplinary team within Vanderbilt Children's Hospital (VCH) designed, developed, and implemented a pediatric chemotherapy incident reporting and improvement system (CIRIS) for pediatric oncology nurse and pharmacists.