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Medication Safety in Ambulatory Care

February 15, 2007

Speakers:

Heather McPhillips, MD, MPH, FAAP
Asst Professor and Associate Residency Director, Department of Pediatrics
University of Washington
Seattle, Washington

Karen P. Zimmer, MD, MPH, FAAP
Assistant Professor
Johns Hopkins University
Baltimore, Maryland

Moderator:

Karen Frush, MD, FAAP
Chief Patient Safety Officer
Duke University Health System
Durham, North Carolina


By the end of this Webinar, participants will be able to:

  • Describe the epidemiology of medication errors in ambulatory care
  • List known risk factors for medication errors in ambulatory care
  • Apply at least one strategy to reduce or eliminate medication errors in an ambulatory setting

You Should Participate if you are a(n):

  • General Pediatrician
  • Pediatric Sub-specialist
  • Family Physician
  • Resident
  • Allied Health Professional (PNP, PA, Nurse)
  • Administrator (VP Medical Affairs, Risk Manager, Medical Director)

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