“Safe medication administration in home care” - development of a pharmacy-delivered intervention
- At: 2016 FIP Congress in Buenos Aires (Argentina)
- Type: Poster
- By: ROSSING, Charlotte (Pharmakon.dk, R&D, Hillerød, Denmark)
- Co-author(s): Charlotte Rossing:|Linda Thomsen:R&D,Pharmakon.dk,Hillerød,Denmark|Pernille Dam:R&D,Pharmakon.dk,Hillerød,Denmark
Fifty-five percent of medication errors reported by home care to the Danish Patient Safety Database concerned medication administration.
The development of the intervention was inspired by elements of user-driven innovation. reprecentatives from a home care unit (managing nurse, two nurse assistants and a nurse helper), and from the pharmacy.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.