Medication Safety Watch - Issue 3, August 2012

9 Aug 2012 | Medication Safety

The Medication Safety Watch is a bulletin for all health professionals and health care managers working with medicines or patient safety.

This issue has the following key messages:

  • Medicine nomenclature change increases risk of errors
  • Link between use of abbreviations and medication error
  • NZ Formulary launched
  • ACC medication safety case studies

Last updated 09/12/2021