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New guidelines to manage high-risk medications

The Institute for Safe Medication Practices (ISMP) defines high-risk medications as those with a higher probability of provoking severe damage or even death in patients when there is an error during intake.

14/11/2018 12:11
New guidelines to manage high-risk medications

The high-risk medication working group for the Catalan Regional Ministry of Health has recently launched guidelines to manage these drugs. It aims to encourage each Catalan health facility to have a protocol for high-risk medications adapted to their characteristics but with some common requirements for each hospital. The aim is for it to be a useful tool for health facilities regardless of their level of complexity.

Guidelines to manage high-risk medications