Acute Care Volume 21, Issue 18

Medication Safety Alert! September 8, 2016

In this week's issue:

  • Understanding Human Over-Reliance on Technology
  • ISMP survey (2016-2017 Targeted Medication Safety Best Practices for Hospitals)
  • An EPIPEN replacement idea that's likely to lead to dosing errors
  • Vials with similar cap colors
  • Your Reports at Work: Change to VistaPharm potassium chloride solution label
Featured article
The implementation of information technology in medication use systems is widely accepted as a way to reduce adverse drug events by decreasing human error. 1 Technology examples include computerized order entry systems, clinical decision support systems, robotic dispensing, profiled automated...

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