The National Cancer Information System(NCIS) Connolly Hospital

The National Cancer Information System(NCIS) is a digital support for prescribing and administering chemotherapy allows for the recording of information about a patient's cancer case, diagnosis and treatment with cancer drugs and support the care of oncology and haematology patients across Ireland. The National Cancer Information System (NCIS) is supporting the care of oncology and haemato-oncology patients receiving chemotherapy in the public hospitals across Ireland. NCIS facilitates the recording, the multi-disciplinary diagnosis and treatment decision process in addition to the complex chemotherapy prescribing, preparation, and administration processes. NCIS has been driven by the National Cancer Control Programme and has resulted from collaboration with the system suppliers, eHealth, and Hospitals Oncology Medical, Nursing and administration stakeholders.