Potential Error Calculator
Manual IV Compounding
This calculator uses error rate findings from a peer-reviewed study* of manual compounding processes. Simply enter some basic information and the calculator will estimate how many errors your hospital may be creating through manual methods being used in your pharmacy for compounding.
* Moniz TT, Chu S, Tom C, Lutz P, Arnold A, Gura KM, Patterson A. Am J Health Syst Pharm. 2014 Aug 1;71(15):1311-7. Sterile product compounding using an i.v. compounding workflow management system at a pediatric hospital.