​Medication errors resources and links​

  
  
Case Study 1 David Heller - Avoiding missed doses SASH.ppt
  
Case Study 2 Ruth Brown - KCHFT Omitted dose.ppt
  
Case Study 3 Miguel Gomez - Mind the Gap SPFT.ppt
  
Jane Hough - Meds Rec Collab Audit.pptx
  
Louise Maunick - Safe Medicines on Discharge.pptx
  
Sarah Leng - LIFE Platform Collaborative Presentation.pptx
  


Medication errors collaborative February 2016 workshop resources

 

  
  
Medication safety alert implementation framework - Carina Livingstone.pdfMedication safety alert implementation framework - Carina Livingstone
Methotrexate prescribing at Frimley Park Hospital - Laura Johnson.pdfMethotrexate prescribing at Frimley Park Hospital - Laura Johnson
Methotrexate case study - Alison Greenwood.pdfMethotrexate case study - Alison Greenwood
Sussex Sussex Partnership Trust case study - Jed Hewitt .pdfSussex Sussex Partnership Trust case study - Jed Hewitt
Issues, solutions and metrics table top exercise.pdfIssues, solutions and metrics table top exercise

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Medication errors collaborative January 2015 workshop resources 

  
  
A multisectoral challenge for an ageing population.pdfA multisectoral challenge for an ageing population
A multisectoral challenge for an ageing population.pptA multisectoral challenge for an ageing population
A5_8pp_PolypharmacyBooklet_V3_WEB.pdfA5_8pp_PolypharmacyBooklet_V3_WEB
Dosette box dilemmas.pdfDosette box dilemmas
Medication errors scoping workshop presentation.pdfMedication errors scoping workshop presentation
Medication harm in the elderly – A European context.pdfMedication harm in the elderly – A European context
Patient-centred deprescribing - process and safety.pptPatient-centred deprescribing - process and safety
Problematic Polypharmacy - A pharmacist led intervention.pptProblematic Polypharmacy - A pharmacist led intervention


​Useful links

  
Investigating the prevalences and causes of prescribing errors in general practice - General Medical Council and University of Nottingham​
Care home use of medicines study - Universities of London, Leeds and Surrey
The prevalence and causes of prescribing errors by Foundation Trainee - General Medical Council
NICE Medicines Optimisation Guidance
Kings Fund: Polypharmacy and Medcines Optimisation - Making it safe and sound
Meds IQ - Sharing QI resources for paediatric medication safety
The community pharmacy Patient Safety Group provides a forum for community pharmacy organisations, competitors in a commercial sense, to openly share and learn from each other when things go wrong, as well as from other sectors and industries.