Ehrenwerth J. UptoDate. November 5, 2021
The medication-use process is highly complex with many steps and risk points for error, and those errors are a key target for improving safety. This Library reflects a curated selection of PSNet content focused on medication and drug errors. Included resources explore understanding harms from preventable medication use, medication safety improvement strategies, and resources for design.
National Alert Network. Horsham, PA: Institute for Safe Medication Practices; Bethesda, MD: American Society of Health-System Pharmacists. December 6, 2021.
ISMP Medication Safety Alert! Acute care edition. October 7, 2021;26(20):1-4.
Bean M, Masson G. Becker's Hospital Review. October 4, 2021.
Ensuring maternal safety is a patient safety priority. This library reflects a curated selection of PSNet content focused on improving maternal safety. Included resources explore strategies with the potential to improve maternal care delivery and outcomes, such as high reliability, care standardization, teamwork, unit-based safety initiatives, and trigger tools.
Andel SA, Tedone AM, Shen W, et al. J Adv Nurs. Epub 2021 Jul 10.