Week 2 Discussion
Unfortunately, medication errors occur.
1. List the ways cited in Chapters 6 & 7 to minimize medication errors.
2. As you feel comfortable share a situation where you, a friend, or loved one was the recipient of a medication error:
3. What the error was
4 . The outcome for the patient
5. The outcome of the healthcare agency that dispensed the drug
6. How you feel the error could have been prevented. (If you don’t know of a case, search and post
one from the internet and provide the URL in your post.)