Multicentre study to develop a medication safety package for decreasing inpatient harm from omission of time-critical medications.
Approach to Improving Safety
Setting of Care
Omitted or delayed dosing of medications is an aspect of missed nursing care in inpatient settings. This quality improvement study describes an audit and feedback tool to ensure timely medication administration in hospitals. This type of standardized work and feedback, influenced by human factors engineering, has been applied to many patient safety programs.