The following are excerpts from the newsletter

October 22, 2015

In this week's issue:

Special announcements:

  • ISMP webinar
    • November 18: Oops, Sorry, Wrong Patient: Taking Steps to Improve the Identification and Prevention of Wrong Patient Errors in Electronic Systems
    • For details, visit:
  • ISMP Symposia at the ASHP Midyear Meeting
    • Preparing to Manage Medications Across the Continuum of Care: Sunday, December 6; breakfast - 8:30 a.m., symposium - 9:00 a.m.
    • Medication Safety in Radiology: Often Unrecognized Issues: Monday, December 7; breakfast - 6:15 a.m., symposium - 6:45 a.m.
    • Making Smart Pumps More Intelligent: Using Technology Integration and Pooled Data Analysis: Monday, December 7; symposium 11:30 a.m.
    • Improving the Safety of Compounding Sterile Products: Tuesday, December 8; symposium 11:30 a.m.
    • Advancing Medication Safety for Adult Patients Receiving IV Push Therapy: Wednesday, December 9; symposium 11:30 a.m.
    • For details and to register, visit:

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