ISMP Medication Safety Self Assessment® for Perioperative Settings.
Institute for Safe Medication Practices
The perioperative setting is a high-risk area for medication errors, should they occur. This assessment provides hospitals and outpatient surgical providers a tool to examine their medication use processes and share data nationwide for comparison. Organizational participation can identify strengths and gaps in their systems to design opportunities that prevent patient harm. The deadline for submitting data is October 1, 2021.