MSOS News

Post date: 1 week 6 days ago

The phrase “protect from light” is often poorly defined. This week’s featured newsletter article provides insights and safe practice recommendations: www.ismp.org/node/121525

Post date: 3 weeks 6 days ago

This week’s ISMP featured newsletter article warns about online merchandise that looks like real medications, sometimes with a scannable barcode. For safe practice recommendations to help avoid potential for drug diversion and risk of patient harm: www.ismp.org/node/119273

Post date: 1 month 3 days ago

Don’t miss a unique opportunity to maximize your error prevention efforts and look at your organization through the eyes of leading safety experts! Register for ISMP’s virtual Medication Safety Intensive Workshop on March 7-8, 2024, and learn to develop a program that can meet current challenges and use data for sustained improvement: www.ismp.org/node/76170

Post date: 1 month 5 days ago

Sign up now for the next MSOS Member Briefing webinar scheduled to be held on Thursday, Jan 25, 2024 from 1:00-2:00 PM ET. Register Now: https://ecri.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_XmkF2wkKRB2xdHWZtzcF3A#/registr...
Short medication safety-related presentations for this webinar will include:

• Preventing medication errors at transitions of care, a new ISMP Best Practice
Chris Michalek, BS, RPh, FASHP
Director of Membership and PSO
ISMP

Kathy Ghomeshi, PharmD, MBA, BCPS, CPPS
Medication Safety Officer
University of California San Francisco

• Advancing transitions of care
Charlotte Handley, DPh
Outpatient Pharmacy Services Manager
Methodist LeBonheur Healthcare

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.