The following are excerpts from the newsletter

July 2, 2015

In this week's issue:

Special announcements:

  • Bilingual volunteer needed
    • ISMP is seeking health professionals to volunteer to help us translate several high-alert drug patient education handouts into Spanish.
    • If you can help, please contact us at:
  • ISMP webinar
    • July 30: Missed Safety Opportunities with Subcutaneous Insulin: Addressing the Often Unknown Safety Challenges.
    • For details, please visit:
  • Unique 2-day program
    • Attend one of the ISMP Medication Safety INTENSIVE workshops being held in 2015; Bellevue, WA (near Seattle) on September 17-18; and New Orleans on December 4-5. The workshop provides hands-on experiences with event investigation, error analysis, error-reduction strategies, and more!
    • For details, please visit:
  • Annual Fund
    • Medication safety would be very different today without ISMP's advocacy efforts, which have led to hundreds of positive product and practice changes. ISMP recently launched its 2015 Annual Fund drive; please consider contributing to support the Institute in its fight against preventable medication errors.
    • For more information or to make a donation, go to:

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