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Post date: 1 week 20 hours ago

Sign up now for the next quarterly MSOS Member Briefings webinar scheduled to be held on Thursday, February 22, 2018 from 1:00-2:00 pm EST. Short medication safety-related presentations for this webinar will include:

Post date: 2 weeks 6 days ago

If you have a pharmacy resident or know someone who is interested in medication safety or becoming a medication safety officer, recommend that they become an ISMP Safe Medication Management Fellow or ISMP/FDA Safe Medication Management Fellow. In doing so, they will spend a year working at ISMP with some of the nation’s top leaders in error prevention and safe medication use methods, and receive the best training they will need for that medication safety role. Applications for the 2018-2019 fellowships are due March 31, 2018. For more information and to apply, go to: http://www.ismp.org/profdevelopment/default.aspx

Post date: 3 weeks 14 hours ago

In order to continue to receive updates from MSOS, as well as forum posts and other valuable information as a member of MSOS, please be sure to update your email address with us, whenever it changes. If you need assistance doing so, please send an email to tech@medsafetyofficer.org. Thanks. 

Post date: 3 weeks 19 hours ago

Don’t Miss Next Practitioner in Residence Session, March 5-9, 2018 

Healthcare professionals can spend a one-week “rotation” at ISMP’s office in suburban Philadelphia, PA, to train directly with national experts. Participants learn to use a unique model for identifying and controlling risk, and can also get help with specific organizational challenges and planning high-leverage safety initiatives. Spaces for the March rotation are going fast, so sign up soon. To learn more or to enroll in a session, call Michelle Mandrack, MSN, RN at 215-947-7797.

Register for a 2018 MSI Workshop

The last Medication Safety Intensive Workshop (MSI) sold out quickly! Act now to avoid being put on the waiting list for 2018—you won’t want to miss this unique opportunity to maximize your organization's error prevention efforts. To register: www.ismp.org/sc?id=637

Post date: 1 month 5 days ago

Sign up now for the next quarterly MSOS Member Briefings webinar scheduled to be held on Thursday, February 22, 2018 from 1:00-2:00 pm EST. Topics will include:

  • Expanding the Use of Capnography to Monitor High Risk Opioid Patients
    • Safe Use of EPINEPhrine
  • Meeting the New ISMP Best Practice: Eliminating Injectable Promethazine
  • ISMP update.

This free webinar has limited attendance and is restricted to MSOS members. For registration information, go to: https://register.gotowebinar.com/register/3875384151275245570

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