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Journal Article
Study

Uptake of quality-related event standards of practice by community pharmacies.

Boyle TA, Bishop AC, Overmars C, et al. Journal of pharmacy practice. 2015;28:442-9.

This analysis of community pharmacy practices found that while most have reporting of medication errors and near misses in place, few establish improvement plans or apply systems approaches to address errors. This finding underscores the need to learn from events and implement changes to resolve safety issues.