Medication error reporting in LTC
NLM Title Abbreviation
Long Term Care Interface
Long-Term Care Interface
In settings where patients are susceptible to adverse drug reactions, management of medication errors is acutely important. Efforts to reduce and prevent such events are, however, complicated by punitive medication management systems that make staff reluctant to report errors. By removing punitive medication error reporting systems, facility leaders can foster safer medication systems.
Long Term Care -- Trends, Medication Errors -- Trends, Patient Safety, Reports -- Trends, Interprofessional Relations, Professional Discipline -- Trends
Published Article/Book Citation
Long-Term Care Interface, 7:2 (2006) pp.23-25.