Report suggests trend in prescription drug errors filled by pharmacists.
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Spotlighting how pharmacies have reported 194 serious medication errors to the Massachusetts State Department of Public Health since 2010, this news video raises concerns about production pressures and other process issues that may have contributed to the mistakes.
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Rx for errors: speed, high volume can trigger mistakes.
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System breakdown: 4 med errors, 250 scripts/day.
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