Mitigating risk with pharmacy automation

By Niels Erik Hansen, Ph.D. Evidence shows the risk of patient injury from medication errors is substantial and costly – especially errors associated with injectable medications. A first-of-its-kind study published in American Health & Drug Benefits in 2012 uncovered some sobering facts: • Adverse drug events (ADEs) from injectable medications kill up to 7,000 patients... Read more

Categories: Automation | Blog | Safety
Tags: ADE | Adverse drug event | Automation | Error Reduction | IV compounding | Manual Compounding | Pharmacy Automation