Journal Article

Please reconcile, not wait a while.

Trivedi A, Sharma S, Ajitsaria R, et al. Archives of disease in childhood. Education and practice edition. 2019.

Medication reconciliation to ensure accuracy of patient medication lists has been difficult to implement. This project report describes an initiative to enhance the timeliness of medication reconciliation for pediatric inpatients. Use of Plan-Do-Study-Act cycles helped inform the evolution of the work. The authors emphasize the importance of engaging the entire care team as well as patients and families to enable completion of the process.