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Post date: 5 months 3 weeks ago

This week’s free ISMP featured article presents results from a recent survey on curriculum related to IV push practices in nursing programs and provides recommendations for nursing student and staff educators: www.ismp.org/node/105607

Post date: 6 months 1 week ago

This week’s free ISMP featured article provides safe practice recommendations for when medications need to be held, suspended, or temporarily stopped: https://www.ismp.org/node/103406

Post date: 6 months 3 weeks ago

This week’s free ISMP featured article discusses the possible sources and impact of unnecessary distractions and interruptions while performing medication-related tasks, and offers recommendations on how to limit them: https://www.ismp.org/node/101360

Post date: 7 months 5 days ago

In a recent ECRI podcast, ISMP’s Susan Paparella discusses shortcomings and over reliance on the “five rights” as a safety tool, and better starting points for successful medication safety programs: https://smart-healthcare-safety.ecri.org/public/58/Smart-Healthcare-Safe...

Post date: 7 months 6 days ago

This week’s free ISMP featured article analyzes a fatal medication error that involved accidental administration of a dialysis product left in a different patient care area: https://www.ismp.org/node/98949

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