Acute Care Volume 22, Issue 23

Medication Safety Alert! November 16, 2017

In this week's issue:

Featured article

In June through August 2017, we invited readers of our acute care, community/ambulatory care, long-term care, and nursing newsletters to complete an online survey about the texting of medical orders in healthcare. We sincerely thank the 778 respondents who completed the survey, which included nurses (40%, n=312), pharmacists (38%, n=299), physicians and other prescribers (7%, n=54), medication/patient safety officers and quality/risk managers (7%, n=53), and others (8%, n=60, educators, pharmacy technicians, etc.). Almost all respondents were from the US (95%) and practiced in a hospital...

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