Medication Reconciliation to Prevent Adverse Drug Events
Adverse drug events (ADEs) are the most common cause of iatrogenic patient harm in healthcare.
The Institute of Healthcare Improvement, The Joint Commission, and the Institute of Medicine (now the National Academy of Medicine (NAM), among others, identify medication reconciliation as a healthcare priority.
Experts agree that reconciling medication lists during transitions in care can significantly reduce morbidity and mortality.
This course will help you:
- Understand the importance of medication reconciliation
- Comply with regulatory and accreditation standards
- Improve patient outcomes