Safety and Standardization in Labeling and Repackaging

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Packaging and labeling are believed to be the cause of 33% of medication errors1 and poor label design is cited as a potential cause.2 In 2016, the FDA released guidelines for safe labeling and repackaging acknowledging that improper repackaging of drug products can cause serious adverse events stating, “Because labeling, packaging, and nomenclature have been […]

Insulin: One Patient – One Pen

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“Health care has safety and quality problems because it relies on outmoded systems of work. Poor designs set the workforce up to fail, regardless of how hard they try. If we want safer, higher-quality care, we will need to have redesigned systems of care, including the use of information technology to support clinical and administrative […]