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: https://www.ismp.org/node/27852
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: https://www.ismp.org/node/27644/
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: https://www.ismp.org/node/27103
Transform the way you think about medication safety by joining us at our last virtual Medication Safety Intensive workshop of the year on December 2-3, 2021! Take advantage of this unique opportunity maximize your error prevention efforts while gaining the knowledge, resources, and tools needed to be a successful medication safety leader.
This workshop sells out quickly, so save your seat soon!
Register now: https://www.ismp.org/node/25541
ISMP was shocked and saddened to learn the Tennessee Board of Nursing recently revoked the license of a nurse involved in a fatal medication error. This week’s ISMP free newsletter featured article presents an analysis of the process leading to the Board’s decision and calls for better ways to achieve justice, learning and improvement in patient safety: https://www.ismp.org/node/26713