Journal Article
Study

How do community pharmacies recover from e-prescription errors?

Odukoya OK; Stone JA; Chui MA.

The handwritten prescription pad is vanishing from clinical practice, replaced by the proliferation of e-prescribing. There are many advantages to this technology, but prescribing errors still occur at alarming rates. This study explored the approaches community pharmacists and technicians utilize to detect and manage e-prescription errors.