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Meyer T. WKYC-TV. May 20, 2015.
Reporting on how production pressures in pharmacies contribute to prescription errors that lead to patient harm, this news video segment features insights from the father of a child who died following a medication error and the pharmacist who lost his license and served a prison sentence due to this incident.
Haythorn R. ABC News. February 7, 2011.
This video news segment reports on a pharmacy error involving similar patient names. A pregnant woman was mistakenly given a chemotherapy medication instead of an antibiotic.
McKinnon C. WBZ-TV. February 13, 2015.
Suares W. FOX 25 KOKH-TV. July 30, 2014.
This video news segment reports how incorrect medications can be dispensed from pharmacies, notes a lack of regulation mandating that pharmacy errors are reported, and offers tips for patients to reduce risks.
Ross B. ABC News. March 1, 2010.
This video news story discusses medication errors in retail pharmacies. The piece investigates how the lack of training standards for pharmacy technicians and the presence of production pressures contribute to such errors.