The following are excerpts from the newsletter

April 21, 2016

In this week's issue:

Special announcements:

  • New Free CE from ISMP
    • ISMP has four new on-demand webinars that address smart pump technology integration, sterile compounding, IV push injection, and radiology. These webinars offer a convenient way to earn CE credit at no cost and learn practical strategies for dealing with current medication safety issues.
    • To access them online, go to:
  • Don't Miss Out on Workshop
    • Time is running out for you to join your colleagues at an ISMP Medication Safety Intensive (MSI) workshop in 2016 and learn unique ISMP principles and techniques to maximize your organization's medication safety efforts.
    • 2016 MSI Workshop Dates:
      • May 5 and 6 - Boston, MA
      • December 2 and 3 - Las Vegas, NV
    • For more information or to register, go to:
  • Give to Annual Fund
    • Supporting ISMP's Annual Fund enables lifesaving information about medication errors and adverse events to reach you sooner. Your charitable donation helps ensure that healthcare practitioners can count on ISMP's newsletters, website, and many other tools and resources.
    • To make a contribution, visit:
  • Just Culture Certification
    • Attend an ISMP course May 10-12 in Bellevue, Washington, that will help healthcare organizations learn and apply the Just Culture model to reduce adverse medication events. Participants will develop expertise in using the 5 Skills and Just Culture Algorithm, and take part in real world simulations that involve specific case examples. The course offers 20 hours of CE for pharmacists and nurses.
    • For more information or to register, go to:
  • Upcoming Webinar

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