Implementation Plan for Nurses in Addressing
Implementation Plan for Nurses in
Addressing Medication Errors
The problem with medication errors has been around for many years and is considered a serious healthcare concern in the US which may be responsible for the death or injury of a patient. While preventing medication errors may be simple, bringing it to public light has helped accomplish some improvements. Despite several countermeasures to alleviate the rampant problem, complete eradication of medication errors still remains a big challenge.
Medication errors have come to public attention upon the release of the report done by the Institute of Medicine (IOM) in 1999 entitled Continue reading...