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PSNet: Patient Safety Network
Journal Article
Commentary

Implementation of a specialized pharmacy team to monitor high-risk medications during discharge.

Martin ES, Overstreet RL, Jackson-Khalil LR, et al. American journal of health-system pharmacy : AJHP : official journal of the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists. 2013;70:18-21.

This commentary details the development of a medication reconciliation program to improve documentation at discharge, which included identifying high-risk drugs, forming a team of three full-time pharmacists, and tracking patients with pending discharges.