ISMP Medication Safety Alert!®


A valuable resource to reduce medication error risk in outpatient settings

The ISMP Medication Safety Alert!®Community/Ambulatory Care is a digital newsletter, published monthly for healthcare practitioners in ambulatory settings, including community pharmacies, outpatient clinics, physician offices, and state institutions.

Who reads this newsletter?

  • Community/ambulatory care pharmacists
  • Pharmacy managers and executives
  • Pharmacy technicians and other pharmacy staff
  • Physicians and nurses in ambulatory practice
  • Anyone concerned with medication safety

Subscription Options

Online access to twelve (12) issues per year. Subscriptions start with the first issue after the date of purchase. You will receive a reminder notice via email to renew your annual subscription before your subscription expires. Your subscription will not automatically renew.
Access to back issues are not included. Single issues are available for purchase. 

Special pricing for group purchase, contact ISMP.

One-year subscription: $68.00

Subscription Information

  • Online access for one (1) user

  • A user log-in required

  • PDF version available to download and redistribute

Browse Issues

This month's main topic: ISMP National Vaccine Errors Reporting Program 2017 Analysis: Vaccine Errors Continue with Little Change
This month's main topic: QuarterWatch™ (Quarter 3 2017): Emerging Risks with Inhaled Medications Using the Ellipta Device, the Controversy with Antidepressants, and Loperamide Abuse
This month's main topic: Get the Mix Right! Improve Processes to Reduce the Risk of Dispensing Medications that Have not Been Reconstituted Accurately
This month's main topic: QuarterWatch™ (2016 Quarter 3 Data): Depression and Suicidal Behaviors: Exploring the Link with Certain Drugs