The following are excerpts from the newsletter

April 24, 2014

In this week's issue:

Special announcements...

  • ISMP webinar
    • Join ISMP for our May 28 webinar, Managing Outcomes and Enhancing Safety: The Role of Protocol-Driven Care in Today's Healthcare Environment. Pharmacists have expanded their scope of practice to work collaboratively with physicians to provide protocol-driven care in an effort to improve patient outcomes. Join our guest speakers as they discuss protocol-driven care for treatment modalities such as pain management, nutritional support, and various drug therapies.
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  • Enteral connector webinar
    • To address the demand for information on the new enteral connectors coming in late 2014, the American Society for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition (A.S.P.E.N.) has scheduled a webinar on April 30 to help clinicians prepare for the change. All members of the nutrition support team should attend.
    • For details, visit:
  • Unique 2-day program
    • Attend ISMP's Medication Safety INTENSIVE workshop in Las Vegas on May 30-31. This workshop provides hands-on experiences with event investigation, risk analysis, error-reduction strategies, action planning, Just Culture, and more!
    • For details, visit:

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