MSOS News

Post date: 6 days 10 hours ago

This week’s featured ISMP newsletter article focuses on age-related errors with non-COVID vaccines and presents safe practice recommendations: https://www.ismp.org/node/39582

Post date: 1 week 2 days ago

Sign up now for the next MSOS Member Briefing webinar scheduled to be held on Thursday, September 22, 2022 from 1:00-2:00 PM ET.
Register Now: https://ecri.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_iOgPNjnsTvOd3IVYcKuqpA

Short medication safety-related presentations for this webinar will include:

• ASPEN Update
Phil Ayers, PharmD, BCNSP, FASHP
President-elect ASPEN
Andrew Mays, PharmD, BCNSP, CNSC
Clinical Pharmacy Specialist Nutrition Support
University of Mississippi Medical Center

• Safe Practices for Romiplostim
Cassidy Coleman
Shannon Semenko
North Dakota State University PharmD Candidates 2023

• Meds2Beds Success Story
Sally Sims, PharmD, LSSGB
Director of Pharmacy
Harris Health System

Post date: 2 weeks 12 hours ago

The focus of this year’s World Patient Safety Day is medication safety. For a list of key ISMP resources for error prevention and a video of ISMP experts discussing international safety challenges, visit: https://www.ismp.org/world-patient-safety-day

Post date: 3 weeks 1 day ago

MSOS members can purchase the recently updated ASHP/ISMP Medication Safety Certificate at the ASHP member price of $445 ($545 for non-members) through December 31, 2022 using discount code MSC22MSOS: https://www.ismp.org/node/770

The mission of the Medication Safety Officers Society (MSOS) is to advance and encourage excellence in safe medication use by providing communication, leadership, direction, and education among its members.