The following are excerpts from the newsletter

June 2, 2016

In this week's issue:

Special announcements:

  • ISMP webinars
    • June 27: An Anesthesia Perspective: Tackling Medication Safety Challenges 
    • July 20: 2016 Update on The Joint Commission Medication-Related Standards
    • For details, visit:
  • Take our survey on "Use as directed"
    • Pharmacists, especially those who work in an outpatient setting, we would appreciate your help with a 2-minute survey about use of the term "as directed" in prescription directions. Is it still used with electronic prescribing? Which drugs are most commonly associated with "as directed," and how does that impact patient counseling?
    •  Please complete the survey by June 19 by visiting:

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