KIMMS (Key Incident Monitoring and Management System) monitors the pre- & post-analytical phase of the laboratory quality system and is designed to provide pathology practices with the tools for continuous measurement and monitoring of key incident quality indicators (QI).
No samples are provided. Participants are asked to collect specific data from their LIS system and enter it online.
Refer RCPA Data Analysis and assessment criteria handbook for further information regarding data collection.
Frequency / Number of samples
Pre-Analytical – Identification Incidents
Pre-Analytical – Identifications Incidents Accepted/Rejected
Pre-Analytical – Transfusion Incidents
Pre-Analytical – Collection and Transport Incidents
Pre-Analytical – Laboratory Incidents