Prevention of Medication Errors in Home Care
- Home Health
A new study highlighted by the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality’s (AHRQ) Patient Safety Network reviews the causes of medication errors in the home care setting. According to the study, Medication errors' causes analysis in home care setting: a systematic review, the causes of medication errors in the home care setting may be different than those found in the acute care setting.
The systematic review presents the following key findings:
- Medication errors in home care occur mos…