Washington, DC: Leapfrog Group; July 2022.
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NIHCM Foundation. Washington DC: National Institute for Health Care Management. August 2, 2022.
ECRI and the Institute for Safe Medication Practices. September 29, 2022. 12:00pm-5:00pm (EST)
This WebM&M highlights two cases where home diabetes medications were not reviewed during medication reconciliation and the preventable harm that could have occurred. The commentary discusses the importance of medication reconciliation, how to compile the ‘best possible medication history’, and how pharmacy staff roles and responsibilities can reduce medication errors.
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Washington, DC: VA Office of the Inspector General; July 14 2022. Report No. 22-01137-204.
Medication Safety Alert! Acute care edition. July 14, 2022:27(14):1-4.
Rockville, MD: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality; July 2022. AHRQ Publication No. 22-0038.