COVID-19 Coronavirus

COVID-19 Resources

ISMP's list of information and tools to help frontline healthcare workers during the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) pandemic.

As we are all working to better understand and react to the impacts of COVID-19 around the world, please know that ISMP is here for you. We appreciate all of the selfless dedication of healthcare professionals during this unprecedented event, and our first priority is to help them with the resources that they need to keep themselves and their patients safe. Below are links to medication safety information that may be useful for COVID-19 response efforts.

ISMP Newsletter Special Editions

During the pandemic, ISMP is moving to special editions of the ISMP Medication Safety Alert! Acute Care newsletter that focus only on COVID-19 safety issues and insightsThese special edition newsletters are free to access.

  • May 14, 2020 | PDF Version | Online Version | COVID-19-Related Medication Errors | COVID-19 Collaboration

  • May 1, 2020 | PDF Version | Online Version | Leadership Support is Vital: If We Fail to Support Caregivers, There Will Be Few Left to Support Care | Not all superheroes wear capes: National Nurses Week: May 6-12 | COVID-19 Collaboration

  • April 23, 2020 | PDF Version | Online Version | Error-Prone Dose Expression on Label Unapproved Drug, Ascorbic Acid, from Mylan | Highlights of a COCA (Clinical Outreach and Communication Activity) webinar on insights from two health systems impacted by COVID-19 | COVID-19 Collaboration | Acute Care Action Agenda

  • More Special Edition Newsletters