Volume 24, Issue 1
Medication Safety Alert! January 17, 2019
In this week's issue:
Safety Enhancements Every Hospital Must Consider in Wake of Another Tragic Neuromuscular Blocker Event
Worth repeating… Don’t confuse Rituxan Hycela with Rituxan
Flavoring should not be part of a drug name
Doggone veterinary product dispensing error
Problem: National news recently exposed details about a 2017 fatal medication error that happened at a large, prestigious hospital after the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) briefly placed its Medicare reimbursement status in jeopardy. The hospital’s status was quickly restored...