The Pharmacist's Role in Patient Safety

The Pharmacist's Role in Patient Safety

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Data show that pharmacists can have a huge impact on increasing patient safety and reducing costs. This work provides pharmacists with practical strategies to improve patient safety by helping them to emerge as medication safety leaders, collaborate with other key health care providers, implement technology, and address key safety concerns.This article describes the changes in the medication selection process that HRMC undertook to ensure patient safety in the after-hours administration of medications. ... The Medication Management standards of the Joint Commission2 a#39;5 require that hospitals have arrangements in ... 10 (page MM-13 of the Comprehensive Accreditation Manual for Hospitals) states that aquot;all prescriptions or medicationanbsp;...

Title:The Pharmacist's Role in Patient Safety
Publisher:Joint Commission Resources - 2007-01


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