Post date: 1 year 2 months ago

With the approval of a COVID-19 vaccine for young children, ISMP is warning about the possibility of mix-ups between the pediatric formulation and the one intended for age 12 and over, since both will be available at many vaccination sites. For error prevention recommendations:

Post date: 1 year 3 months ago

Disrespectful, bullying, and demeaning behavior is a silent epidemic in healthcare—take our survey to help ISMP measure what progress we have made! Deadline for participation is November 19, 2021:

Post date: 1 year 4 months ago

This year’s flu vaccine is now available to be administered during the same visit as COVID-19 vaccines, and ISMP has begun to receive reports of mix-ups. Read our ISMP newsletter featured article for details and safe practice recommendations:

Post date: 1 year 4 months ago

How can pharmacists and nurses help combat sepsis and antimicrobial resistance (AMR) and practice good antimicrobial stewardship? Read this week’s ISMP newsletter featured article to find out:

Post date: 1 year 5 months ago

ISMP believes the ultimate measure of success for error reporting programs is not the number of reports received but rather the amount of patient harm prevented as a result of the reports. Our most recent free featured newsletter article presents tips and best practices to increase the effectiveness of your reporting system: