MSOS News

Post date: 4 weeks 1 day ago

In addtion to presenting at 4 regular sessions as the ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting, ISMP will be conducting three medication safety symposia at the 2016 ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting in Las Vegas in December. The topics are: infusion pump integration with the EHR (Sun, 12/4), sterile compounding safety (Mon, 12/5), and chemotherapy (Tues, 12/6). To learn more or to register for a symposium, go to: http://www.proce.com/ISMP2016.  Also, be sure to visit ISMP and MSOS at booth 808 in the exhibit hall. A full schedule of ISMP activities at the 2016 ASHP Midyear follows

Post date: 3 months 1 week ago

There are two recently revised sets of "Frequently Asked Questions" (FAQ) for the ISMP 2016-2017 Targeted Medication Safety Best Practices for Hospitals, Best Practices 2 and 5. There are also three new set of FAQs for best practices 7, 9 and 10. These changes can be found on the ISMP website at: http://www.ismp.org/tools/bestpractices/faq.aspx.

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.