Reducing Medication Errors National Summit 2018

Wed 18 April 2018 to Wed 18 April 2018, De Vere West One Conference Centre, London

This timely Summit aims to bring together clinicians, managers and medication safety officers and leads to understand current national developments, and to debate and discuss key issues and areas they are facing in improving medication safety and reducing medication errors in hospitals.

Following International and National Update sessions, key areas will focus on effective reporting of medication incidents, managing a medication incident investigation and ensuring change occurs, supporting staff, reducing medication errors in practice, developing a medication error reduction programme, using medication safety huddles, learning from patients and focusing on high risk drugs. There will also be focus on reducing harm from missed doses, omitted and delayed medicines.

Benefits of attending

This conference will enable you to:

  • Network with colleagues who are working to reduce medication errors
  • Improve your skills in the reporting, investigation and learning from medication errors
  • Effectively manage a medication incident and ensure change occurs
  • Proactively reduce medication errors before they occur
  • Reflect on lessons from Patient Safety Collaboratives reducing medication errors
  • Understand how to work with staff to reduce prescribing errors and improve prescribing competence
  • Identify key strategies reducing harm from missed doses, omitted and delayed medicines
  • Developing your skills in root cause analysis and investigation of incidents
  • Self assess and reflect on your own practice
  • Gain CPD accreditation points contributing to professional development and revalidation evidence

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Our 20% discount is available by quoting ref: hcuk20barna when booking. (*Cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer. Full T&Cs available upon request.)

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