MSOS News

Post date: 3 days 21 hours ago

Short medication safety-related presentations for this webinar will include:

Pediatric intravenous continuous infusion medication risk mitigation
Casey Moore, PharmD
Medication Safety Pharmacist- Pediatrics
Cleveland Clinic

Infusion pump interoperability in the ED
Kara Thornton, PharmD, MEd, CCRP
Medication Quality, Performance Improvement, and Safety Pharmacist
University of Virginia Health System

ISMP Update
Rita K. Jew, PharmD, MBA, BCPPS, FASHP
ISMP President

Moderated by E. Robert Feroli, PharmD. This webinar will not include CE credit, but is specifically designed to share ideas and experiences to enhance the knowledge of MSOS members on a variety of current medication safety topics by hearing what individuals have actually done at their organization to resolve specific medication safety issues.

Post date: 1 month 1 day ago

ISMP has released a revised version of its list of error-prone abbreviations, symbols, and dose designations that should NOT be used in verbal, handwritten, or electronic communications. Please review the list to see if your organization’s “Do Not Use” list also requires updating. Visit: www.ismp.org/node/8

Post date: 1 month 1 week ago

ISMP recently analyzed 520 transplant medication-related errors reported to identify common themes and develop safe practice recommendations. See the latest newsletter featured article: www.ismp.org/node/130170

Post date: 1 month 3 weeks ago

ISMP’s next virtual Medication Safety Intensive Workshop is May 16-17, 2024; save your seat now and learn to identify risk before errors cause harm, select high-leverage prevention strategies, and use data for continued improvement: www.ismp.org/node/128036

Post date: 1 month 3 weeks ago

Learn more about using IV robotics to advance sterile compounding safety during a FREE ISMP webinar on April 10, 2024, from 1:00-2:00pm ET. Speakers will address preparing for and implementing IV robotics, including obtaining buy-in from leadership and necessary changes for clinical workflow. CE credit is available: www.ismp.org/node/123838

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