• Newspaper/Magazine Article
  • Published December 2017

Near-miss event analysis enhances the barcode medication administration process.

Near misses provide unique opportunities to identify and learn from safety hazards. Describing how one organization utilized data on near misses involving barcode medication administration over a 12-year period to reduce barcode-workflow events, this report outlines practices and strategies that contributed to success such as promoting event reporting and applying root cause analysis.

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