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PSNet: Patient Safety Network
Journal Article
Commentary

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

Kennedy AR, Massey LR. American journal of health-system pharmacy : AJHP : official journal of the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists. 2019;76:1481-1491.

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.