The following are excerpts from the newsletter

November 30, 2017

In this week's issue:

Special announcements:

  • ISMP releases third video newsletter
    • ISMP has released the third in a series of "video newsletters" featuring short interviews with medication safety experts and a summary of top content from the ISMP Medication Safety Alert! The third video focuses on: safe administration of concentrated insulin products, errors with confusing product labeling, and educating patients about safe medication practices.
    • To view the video, visit:
  • Date extended for ISMP assessment
    • Healthcare facilities now have until February 28, 2018, to submit their results of the ISMP Medication Safety Self Assessment for High-Alert Medications ( to ISMP.
  • Attend Just Culture certification course
    • Outcome Engenuity and ISMP will offer a Medication Safety Focused Just Culture Certification Course on February 21-22 in Phoenix, AZ. Register with an ISMP discount code (ISMP2018) to receive $200 off.
    • For more information or to register, visit:

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