Resource Library

These resources are developed from ISMP's review of reports through its national error reporting programs, peer-reviewed articles in its publications, and/or consensus gathering summits on topics pertinent to specific errors  or hazards. ISMP offers a wide range of downloadable and easy to use resources. Many are free.

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This chart defines the stability and compatibility of medications that are routinely present in critical care, and intensive care settings. Wall Charts are shipped by a 3rd party supplier. Wall Charts are shipped on Thursdays only. Please contact [email protected] with any questions.
Wall Chart - Compatibility of Critical Care Admixtures: $24.95
Commonly referred to as the "Do Not Crush" list, healthcare professionals are alerted about medications that should not be crushed.
Wall Chart - Oral Dosage Forms that Should Not be Crushed: $24.95
These Safety Posters are designed to promote medication safety in healthcare facilities.
Poster - Set of 10 ISMP Safety Posters: $27.50
A comprehensive guide to every area of compounding, administering, storing, and disposing of hazardous drugs.
Book - The Chapter 800 Answer Book: $100.50
Michael R. Cohen's comprehensive, authoritative examination of the causes of and means to preventing medication errors.
Book - Medication Errors Book (2nd Edition) Hardback: $104.45
This pocket-sized handy reference has important reference information every nurse and nursing student should carry along with them into the clinical setting.
Book - Mosby's Nursing PDQ for Medication Safety: $23.00