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Hospital claims a 1st — IV prep and HER integration

from Pharmacy Practice News

The process of preparing and administering IV medications was not as efficient or as safe as WellSpan Health wanted it to be back in 2009. There were many issues, but the crux of the problem was that pharmacy staff charged with IV infusion preparation had little control over the manual production process, and nurses had little to no insight into how pharmacy managed the medications. That disconnect caused frequent disruptions in workflow, raised additional efficiency concerns, and perhaps most importantly raised the risk for drug administration errors, according to Chip Gerhart, RPh, the medication safety officer at WellSpan York Hospital. more

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