Unsafe medication practices and medication errors are a leading cause of injury and avoidable harm in healthcare systems around the world. In Canada, medical errors account for 28,000 deaths yearly and the most frequent errors involve medication mix-ups.Watch along as our two expert hosts:

  • Highlight critical data around medication incidents
  • Explain the surprising advantages of error reporting
  • Explore trends and technologies that can improve medication safety without adding administrative burden

You’ll learn:

  • Common causes of medication errors
  • Advantages of increased recording of incidents and near-miss events
  • Easy ways to action quality improvement, and more

Your Hosts

Carla Beaton, BScPhm

VP Quality Improvements & Innovations at Pharmapod

Lisa Rambout, RPh

PhDHQ Student Queen’s University. Pharmacy Practice Coordinator for Oncology at The Ottawa Hospital

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