ISMP Survey on the Common Use of Medication-related Metrics.
Horsham, PA: Institute for Safe Medication Practices.
There is a noted lack of agreement on measures to study and track safety hazards and the effectiveness of improvement strategies. This survey seeks input from the field to inform the development of a list of medication-related measures to communicate concerns related to drug class, technology use, and medication administration practices as a way to provide data to senior management in an easily accessible format.
Using medication reconciliation to prevent errors.
Sentinel Event Alert. January 25, 2006;(35):1-4.
On higher ground: ethical reasoning and its relationship with error disclosure.
Cole AP, Block L, Wu AW. BMJ Qual Saf. 2013;22:580-585.
2015 Update on The Joint Commission Medication-Related Standards.
Institute for Safe Medication Practices. June 24, 2015; 1:30–3:00 PM (Eastern).
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From Med Wreck to Med Rec: Results, Lessons Learned, and Implications of the MARQUIS Trial.
National Patient Safety Foundation. May 26, 2015; 2:00–3:00 PM (Eastern).