Helpful Resources

 

The following links are medication safety tips and education provided by numerous organizations dedicated to patient safety:

Institute for Safe Medication Practices (ISMP):

 

Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ):

 

The Joint Comission:
Help Avoid Mistakes With Your Medicines (click here for the Spanish edition)
Kid's Arent Just Small Adults (click here for the Spanish edition)
Speak Up: Take Medication Safely (Video) (click here for the Spanish edition)

 

The Food And Drug Administration (FDA):

 

OTCSafety.org

 

USA Today: