Institute for Safe Medication Practices
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.
Institute for Safe Medication Practices. Medication Safety Alerts. January 3, 2022.
Uttaro E, Zhao F, Schweighardt A. Int J Pharm Compd. 2021;25(5):364-371.
National Alert Network. Horsham, PA: Institute for Safe Medication Practices; Bethesda, MD: American Society of Health-System Pharmacists. December 6, 2021.
Ruskin KJ, ed. Curr Opin Anaesthesiol. 2021;34(6):720-765
Medication Safety Alert! Acute care edition. December 2, 2021;(24)1-4.