The following are excerpts from the newsletter

May 4, 2017

In this week's issue:

Special announcements:

  • Now accepting applications for our new International Fellowship
    • Healthcare professionals seeking a long-term career in medication and patient safety at an international level can now apply for a new 2-year ISMP International Safe Medication Management Fellowship program at ISMP funded by a grant from Baxter International.
    • Applications will be accepted through June 30.
    • The Fellowship will begin on September 1, 2017.
    • For details, please visit:
  • ISMP webinar
    • June 20: Real-Time Patient Data to Drive Safety: A Clinical Pharmacist's Workflow Redesign
    • For more information visit:
  • Data Submission open for AHRQ surveys
    • The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) will open 2 surveys for voluntary data submission. The Hospital Survey on Patient Safety Culture database will be open between June 1-21, and the Medical Office Survey on Patient Safety Culture will be open September 1-21.
    • For more information, go to:, or contact AHRQ at 1-888-324-9790 or by email at:
  • ASHP Medication Safety Collaborative
    • The Medication Safety Collaborative (MSC), which is part of the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists Summer Meeting & Exhibition, will be held June 3-7 in Minneapolis.
    • For more information, go to:

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