Journal Article

An internal quality improvement collaborative significantly reduces hospital-wide medication error related adverse drug events.

McClead RE Jr; Catt C; Davis JT; Morvay S; Merandi J; Lewe D; Stewart B; Brilli RJ; Adverse Drug Event Quality Collaborative.

This time-series analysis demonstrated that a multicomponent intervention including voluntary reporting, trigger tool review, and pharmacy process improvement led to a significant decrease in adverse drug events in an inpatient setting. These findings underscore the need for a comprehensive approach to medication safety.