Exploring management of electronic medication safety alerts in community pharmacy
- At: 2013 FIP Congress in Dublin (Ireland)
- Type: Poster
- By: OJELEYE, Oluwagbemileke (Division of Social Research in Medicines and Health, School of Pharmacy, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, United Kingdom)
- Co-author(s): Avery, Anthony (Division of Primary Care, Nottingham, United Kingdom)
Boyd, Matthew (Division of Social Research in Medicines and Health, Nottingham, United Kingdom)
Electronic Patient Medication Record (ePMR) systems used in community pharmacy contain safety features to alert users about clinical hazards during dispensing. It has been reported that alerts are often bypassed1.
This study explored alert handling and alert-response practices by pharmacy staff including how alerts might be.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.