Policy Number

NSHA CAN-ST 002.04

NSHA CAN-ST 002.04 Administration of IV Intermittent and Continuous Systemic Therapy for Cancer Drugs via Infusion Pump with Dose Error Reduction System

Description

The purpose of this procedure directive is to provide instruction for oncology staff when using the new FK Agilia infusion pumps (smart pumps). This procedure aligns with other Nova Scotia Health guidance documents but focuses on the oncology specific nuances and safety issues.