SACT- Systemic Anti-Cancer Therapy

 

The NICaN SACT Clinical Reference Group is the authoritative source of expertise and guidance  on systemic anti-cancer therapy for Northern Ireland.  The CRG sets the standards in relation to SACT prescription, preparation and safe administration, agreeing a set of site specific SACT treatment guidelines and protocols for the Network supporting the development of regimens for the Regional Information System for Oncology and Haematology (RISOH).

Meet the Chair

Dr Paula Scullin, Consultant Medical Oncologist and Chair of Division Cancer and Specialist Medicine at BHSCT is the Chair of the NICaN SACT CRG.

The NICaN SACT CRG works directly with other relevant groups to ensure clinical engagement across all work streams relevant to the delivery of Systemic Anti-Cancer Therapy. There are currently several subgroups which sit under the structure of the SACT CRG including;
• NICaN Pharmacy Group
• NICaN SACT Nurse Group
• Service Impact Assessment Group

NICaN SACT And DT Terms of Reference

Regional SACT Prescribing Competency Framework

If you would like any further information on the NICaN SACT and DT CRG please contact Ms Sarah Donaldson, Macmillan Clinical Network Co-ordinator at Sarah.Donaldson@hscni.net