ISMP Newsletter for January 24, 2013
The latest ISMP Medication Safety Alert can be found at:
- Survey results: How hospitals are managing the preparation and purchase of high-risk compounded sterile preparations (CSPs)
- ISMP Quarterly Action Agenda
o Remove "glacial" acetic acid now!
- Safety Briefs
o Tamiflu suspension dosing confusion, again?
o Insulin pens again used on multiple patients
Maureen Sheakley, Pharm D
Medication Safety Coordinator
Dept of Pharmacy Services
Medical University of South Carolina
150 Ashley Ave
PO Box 250584
Charleston, SC 29425