Drug Errors

‘1 in every 20 medications administered involved a drug error’

see Perioperative Medication Errors – Building Safer Systems

The September issue of the ANZCA Bulletin had an article discussing the risk of having different drugs in very similar ampoules.

Please see the EZDrugID website

We aim to generate a list of the drugs contained in similar ampoules, suitable alternatives and their suppliers.  Please let us know if you have come across any suitable solutions.

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