The following are excerpts from the newsletter

March 10, 2016

In this week's issue:

Special announcements:

  • 2016-2017 Best Practices
  • ISMP Workshops
    • Join your colleagues at an ISMP Medication Safety INTENSIVE (MSI) workshop in 2016 to learn unique ISMP principles and techniques that can maximize your organization's medication safety efforts.
    • Upcoming dates: March 31 and April 1 - Orlando, FL; May 5 and 6 - Boston, MA; December 2 and 3 - Las Vegas, NV.
    • For details, go to:
  • Fellowship Deadline
    • Become an ISMP Safe Medication Management Fellow or ISMP/FDA Safe Medication Management Fellow, and spend a year learning from some of the nation's top experts in error prevention and safe medication use methods.
    • Applications for the 2016-2017 fellowships are due March 31, 2016.
    • For more information, go to:
  • Upcoming Webinars
    • March 16: Essential Strategies for Compliance with USP <800>
    • April 19: Smart Pump Technology Capturing the Full Safety Potential
    • For details and to register, visit:
  • Champion Certification Course
    • Medication Safety Focused JUST CULTURE
    • Learn expertise in the 5 Skills and the Just Culture Algorithm. Specific case examples will be provided for real-world simulations for pharmacists and nurses, along with broad organizational examples for other healthcare leaders and human resource staff.
    • The program is being presented by Outcomengenuity and ISMP and will be held: May 10-12, 2016 in Bellevue, WA.
    • For more details and to register, go to:

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