Journal Article
Commentary

Intravenous medication safety and smart infusion systems: lessons learned and future opportunities.

Keohane CA, Hayes J, Saniuk C, et al. Journal of infusion nursing : the official publication of the Infusion Nurses Society. 2005;28:321-8.

Investigators from Brigham and Women’s Hospital describe their experience with installing smart pump technologies. They suggest utilizing the evidence at each stage of deployment, supporting staff competence with the system, and building strong vendor relationships to support successful implementation.