Journal Article
Commentary

Pediatric medication safety considerations for pharmacists in an adult hospital setting.

Kennedy AR, Massey LR. Pediatric medication safety considerations for pharmacists in an adult hospital setting. Am J Health Syst Pharm. Sept 16, 2019;76(19):1481-1491.

This Special Feature discusses risks and vulnerabilities around medications in non-pediatric hospitals that provide care to pediatric patients. The authors identify risks and provide recommendations to ensure safe care of children including optimizing technology, utilizing external resources, and ensuring a pediatric pharmacist is in place.