ISMP Medication Safety Alert!®

Acute Care

A valuable resource to reduce medication error risk in your hospital

The ISMP Medication Safety Alert!® Acute Care is a 4-5 page digital newsletter, published every two weeks for hospital healthcare professionals.  Practitioners are encouraged to share this publication at committee meetings to initiate conversations about preventing similar errors within their organizations.

Who reads this newsletter? 

  • Directors of Pharmacy
  • Pharmacists
  • Nurses
  • Physicians
  • Medication and Patient Safety Officers
  • Risk Managers
  • Product Managers
  • Anyone concerned with medication safety

Subscription Information

  • Twenty-five (25) issues per year
  • One-year subscription rate: $191.00
  • Distributed via email on a bi-weekly basis
  • Special pricing for group purchases; contact ISMP 
  • One-year subscriptions start from the date of purchase. You will be granted access to issues released after date of purchase for one year. This does not include access to back issues.

 

Browse Issues

This week's featured article: QuarterWatch (2016 Quarter 1 Data); Lessons Learned from Withdrawal of the Zecuity Patch; Patient Difficulties Using the Tanzeum Pen
This week's featured article: What Price Must We Pay for Safety? Excessive Cost of EPINEPHrine Auto-Injectors Leads to Error-Prone Use of Ampuls or Vials and Unprepared Consumers
This week's featured article: Quarter Watch Annual Report Issue: Trends and Changes in 2015 That Impact Medication Safety; More on Harm from Fluoroquinolones
This week's featured article: QuarterWatch™ Latest Edition: Cancer Risks with Biological Products for Psoriasis; Sudden Hearing Loss with Tadalafil and Sildenafil