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Safe medication practices depend on communication within the healthcare community, including patients and their families. ISMP is at the forefront of medication error reporting and guidance on safe medication practices, and is often cited in the media as a reputable resource for current information and emerging trends. In 2020, ISMP formally affiliated with ECRI to create one of the largest quality and safety entities in the world. ISMP's Newsroom includes ISMP and ECRI news releases, as well as ISMP blog posts, statements, and other communications. 

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This video interview and article appeared on the Pharmacy Practice News website on December 11, 2019.
As this year’s flu season is underway, and vaccination programs are seeking to achieve high immunization coverage, more needs to be done to reduce the risk of vaccination errors. The Institute for Safe Medication Practices (ISMP) recently released its 2017-2018 Biannual Report of the ISMP National