Use of a "TPA" Synonym to Direct to Alteplase Orders

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Wyndie Tse
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Use of a "TPA" Synonym to Direct to Alteplase Orders

Does ISMP/FDA guidance to avoid use of the "TPA" abbreviation apply to order synonyms in your organization? Does anyone allow use of the synonym "TPA" to direct to alteplase orders within their hospital information system?

Thank you!

Wyndie Tse
City of Hope