The risks of medication errors at a pediatric hospice
- At: 2017 FIP Congress in Seoul (South Korea)
- Type: Poster
- By: VAILLANCOURT, Régis (Children's Hospital Of Eastern Ontario, Pharmacy, Ottawa, Canada)
- Co-author(s): Régis Vaillancourt
Medication errors represent an important cause of harm for patients and a financial burden for the health care system.
To identify areas for improvement for the medication administration process, by identifying potential system breaches and common causes of medications errors.
A Failure Mode and Effect Analysis (FMEA) and a.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.