Director, Education Institute for Safe Medication Practices Plymouth Meeting, Pennsylvania, United States
Matthew C. Grissinger, FISMP, FASCP: No financial relationships to disclose
The Institute for Safe Medication Practices (ISMP) added three new best practices to its 2022-2023 list for hospitals and published targeted medication safety best practices for community pharmacies last year, which included five new best practices. Are you proactively implementing processes at your pharmacy or institution to reduce medication errors and patient harm? Attend this session to hear from the ISMP about recent updates, how to evaluate your pharmacy or institution, and measure the success of your implementation.
Identify recent updates to the ISMP list for hospitals and community pharmacies.
Discuss strategies for proactively evaluating adherence to best practices within an organization.
Examine ways to measure the success of change management strategies related to medication safety.
Recognize medication safety related resources available to support pharmacists and pharmacies.
Describe the medication errors that each of these new best practices were designed to prevent.