The ISMP Medication Safety Alert! is an innovative alert system sent biweekly by e-mail that provides vital and potentially life-saving information about medication and device errors and adverse drug reactions. In addition to the alerts, ISMP sends urgent advisories about serious errors or information that requires immediate attention.
who is it for?
The ISMP Medication Safety Alert! Acute Care newsletters are for...
Directors of Pharmacy
Anyone concerned with medication safety.
Front Line Practitioners
This is the most timely and comprehensive medical alert system in the world.
One year subscriptions for this vital information provided bi-weekly is only $175 USD (25 issues). Click here to subscribe.
Information from the ISMP Medication Safety Alert! newsletter can be reproduced and circulated in whole or in part (as a part of your newsletter) within your institution.
Available on your desktop computer.
Toll-free telephone access to ISMP for medication error prevention advice or in-depth information about reported problems.
A systems approach to implement changes based on ISMP Medication Safety Alert! recommendations.
Accrediting organizations are now recognizing that medication error prevention strategies need to be in place in institutions. The ISMP Medication Safety Alert! provides hospitals with a way to review potential errors before they occur as well as review errors that have actually occurred at other sites.