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oOn average, a hospital patient is subject to at least one medication error per day (FDA, 2019) oThe U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) receives more than 100,000 U.S. reports each year associated with a suspected medication error. (FDA, 2019) oNational Medicines Information Center found that there is 1 medication error in every five doses, reporting a 500% increase in medication errors in the past decade. (NMIC, 2016)
Reducing medication errors
Medicine and Health Sciences
Kropa, Samantha, "Are QIP's Improving Healthcare Outcomes?" (2021). Student Research Poster Presentations 2021. 56.