Pharmacist monitoring of medication handling performed by nurses in a pediatric hospital significantly reduced preventable adverse drug events, according to new research, which touted the potential for universal application of the study’s 3-step safety model.
As mentioned in earlier blogs, the American Diabetes Association releases its annual Clinical Practice Recommendations each year in January. Well thanks to technology, practitioners actually received this information in late December, before the start of the New Year. As practitioners recall, the 2014 Clinical Practice Recommendations did not have significant updates. However, the 2015 publication definitely has some substantial changes for optimal provision, support and care for people with diabetes.