- Cancer is the 2nd most common cause of death, accounting for 26% of all deaths.
- Chemotherapy errors can potentially lead to significant harm or death
- 1 out of every 50 chemotherapy orders, results in serious death
- Lack of HIT support for workflow increases error
Recommended CitationAbisaleh, RN, BSN, MSN, Diane, "Health Information Technology (HIT) and Chemotherapy Management" (2011). Department of Nursing papers and presentations. Paper 4.