Virtual Practitioner in Residence (PIR) Mentorship


Practitioner in Residence Program is now virtual!

Make a contribution to a safer world from the comfort of your own home


Why a Mentorship?

Medication safety is a journey—even for experienced practitioners and safety-minded organizations.  Let ISMP support your continued growth in this essential area and provide unmatched expertise to your specific medication safety challenges.

  1. Individualized one-week experience to increase your success as a medication safety leader

  2. Comprehensive review of contemporary medication safety concepts and ISMP's unique conceptual model for error analysis

  3. Interaction with expert faculty to foster ideas for real process and cultural change

  4. Unique learning opportunity to work with ISMP staff and fellow participants to explore common medication safety issues and discuss individual organizational challenges

  5. Advanced program designed for established medication safety leaders that makes the best use of your professional time and dollars spent

Price: $5,000 $4,500 USD*
*Virtual program price 

In addition to the above, participants will be encouraged to present areas of interest (opportunities for improvement) from their own organization in which they could benefit from direct ISMP dialogue and support. The opportunity for Individual mentor time will be provided towards completion of these goals. Upon completion of the week, the participating practitioner will have acquired a variety of tools and resources useful to advance organizational medication safety efforts, carry out medication error and risk surveillance, and plan for the implementation of individualized medication error reduction plans at their respective facilities.