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Legislation/Regulation > Sentinel Event Alerts
The Joint Commission. Sentinel Event Alert. July 14, 2005;(34):1-3.
The Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO) issued this alert to bring attention to a rare but potentially severe administration error reported with the cancer drug vincristine. A previous editorial discusses similar errors.
Journal Article > Commentary
Spruill A, Eron B, Coghill A, Talbert G. Clin J Oncol Nurs. 2009;13:716-717.
This article describes how one bone marrow transplant unit successfully implemented a bedside patient identity verification process to prevent mistakes in chemotherapy administration.