January 11, 2019

Policies, Procedures and Guidelines Updates – Jan. 9, 2019

By msequeira

UNMCCC Clinical Operations Committee approved the following Policies, Procedures and Guidelines on 1/9/19:

  • Oral Chemotherapy Guidelines. This guideline provides operational guidance to the pharmacy staff, serve as a framework to ensure safety of oral chemotherapy meds dispensed from the outpatient pharmacy
  • Destruction of Investigational Medications and Supplies Procedure. All medications under the control of UNMCCC Research & Treatment Center Investigational Drug Services (IDS) shall be disposed in accordance with the Department of Environmental Protection standards.
  • Transfer of Investigational or Study-Provided Medication from UNMCCC to Off-site Facilities. Transferring investigational or study-provided refrigerated and room temperature medication from UNMCCC to satellite study site.

All policies, procedures, and guidelines for UNM Comprehensive Cancer Center are found in PolicyMedical.

Use PolicyMedical to review the policies above:  http://cancer.unm- intranet.com/policies-procedures-and-guidelines/

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