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September 17, 2021
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Actionable Patient Safety Solutions (APSS)

Standardize and Safeguard Medicine Administration
Standardize and Safeguard Medicine Administration

Due to the high risk for adverse events, death, and increasing financial repercussions, prevention of medication errors has become a significant priority globally. Effective protocols involve the use of technology, standardized protocols, teamwork, and effective leadership.

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Healthcare providers need to safely and quickly deliver medication to their patients. While this is a reasonable and universal expectation, it is also a continuing challenge to healthcare providers. Medication errors, including wrong drug, dose, time, route of administration, or patient, cause serious patient harm and deaths every year. Standardizing

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