This post appeared on the La Salle University website on December 30, 2020.
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McGill University, Facebook & Mila Introduces MeDAL: A NLP Pre-training Dataset for Medical Abbreviation Disambiguation with 14M Articles
This article appeared on the MarkTechPost website on December 1, 2020.
Analysis of Flu Vaccine Error Reports Can Help Increase Safety
ISMP Survey Explores Best Practice Implementation, Safety Challenges
The Institute for Safe Medication Practices (ISMP) is proud to announce its 23rd Annual Cheers Awards winners.
This article appeared on the Pharmacy Practice News website on November 4, 2020.
Results Show Status of Best Practice Implementation and Technology Use
Marcus Schabacker, President and CEO of ECRI and chair of the board of ISMP, speaks with Pharma's Almanac.
Available Compounds with Therapeutic Potential against COVID-19: Antimicrobial Therapies, Supportive Care, and Probable Vaccines
This article appeared on the Frontiers in Pharmacology website on October 6, 2020.
ECRI and the Institute for Safe Medication Practices Join Global Leaders in Celebrating World Patient Safety Day 2020
ECRI and ISMP speak up for patient safety and health workers worldwide with free COVID-19 resources and safety guidance.
This article appeared on the MedPage Today website on September 15, 2020.
This article appeared on the Pharmacy Technology Report website on September 14, 2020.
This interview appeared on the Radio Health Journal website on September 13, 2020.
This article appeared on the American Nurse website on September 9, 2020.
During Pandemic, ISMP is Calling for Greater Attention to Medication Safety Challenges and Avoiding Culture of Blame
One Nurse’s Experience Highlights Need to Focus on Error Identification and Prevention
This article appeared on the Beckers Hospital Review website on September 2, 2020.
This article appeared on the Pharmacy Today website in August 2020.
This article appeared on the Beckers Hospital Review website on August 18, 2020.