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Radiation Oncology Quality Assurance Management Software

Award Information

Agency:
Department of Health and Human Services
Branch:
N/A
Award ID:
29210
Program Year/Program:
1997 / SBIR
Agency Tracking Number:
29210
Solicitation Year:
N/A
Solicitation Topic Code:
N/A
Solicitation Number:
N/A
Small Business Information
Argus Software
2221 Broadway, Suite 212 Redwood City, CA 94063
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Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
 
Phase 2
Fiscal Year: 1997
Title: Radiation Oncology Quality Assurance Management Software
Agency: HHS
Contract: 1 R43 CA66445-01,
Award Amount: $749,503.00
 

Abstract:

Quality assurance of equipment in Radiation Oncology is required by government regulations, accrediorganizations and standards of medical practice. Recording results by hand in a log book or in a sprability to analyze results over time for a single treatment device and prevents analysis of multipleprohibits true quality assurance which requires action on data to prevent malfunction or failure. Ardocumentation in Phase I according to ANSI/IEEE Standards in order to successfully code and test QAsoftware in Phase II. The result will be a viable commercial product in Phase III that is a user-cusdatabase that automates test documentation, analysis, data recording, and report writing for treatmeequipment in Radiation Oncology. It will improve patient care quality by increasing the probabilitytheir prescribed treatment and will improve the consistency and efficiency of monitoring of physicsaddition, Argus will systematically apply its knowledge toward the design, development and productioprototypes that will provide the documentation templates and engineering platform for QA managementspecialties, such as diagnostic radiology.

Principal Investigator:

Richard Stark
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Business Contact:

Small Business Information at Submission:

Argus Software
2221 Broadway, Suite 212 Redwood City, CA 94063

EIN/Tax ID:
DUNS: N/A
Number of Employees: N/A
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No