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When: Wednesday, December 18, 2019
7:00 PM
Where: Holiday Inn
215 Sunnyside Blvd.
Plainview, New York 
United States
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Patient Safety: The Scope and Causality of Errors in Contemporary Practice

 

When: Wednesday, December 18, 2019

Where: Holiday Inn, 215 Sunnyside Blvd., Plainview, NY 11803

Time:  7:00 PM Dinner  /  CPE Program 8:00 PM     

Presenter: Joseph Etzel, PharmD, Associate Dean of Student Affairs, Associate Clinical Professor of Pharmacy, St. John’s University 

At the completion of this activity, the participant will be able to:

  • Discuss the incidence of errors that occur in contemporary practice;
  • List the most common causes of errors in both community and institutional practice;
  • Describe how poor product labeling can result in medication errors and how labels can be improved to minimize error occurrence;
  • Explain how poor health literacy may result in errors with both prescription and OTC products;
  • Discuss the role of technology in both preventing errors and introducing new errors into practice;
  • Given a case of a medication error, describe the root cause of the error and suggest means in which the error could have been avoided.

0170-9999-19-086-L05-P / Knowledged Based Activity / 3 Contact Hours / Initial Release Date: 12/18/2019

Free to Members - $ 75.00 Non-members

The Pharmacists Society of the State of New York is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.

To receive credit for this program participant must sign an attendance sheet and complete the on-line survey / evaluation within 7 days.

Target Audience: Pharmacists and student pharmacists in all practice settings.

PSSNY, 210 Washington Avenue Extension, Albany, NY 12203 * 800-632-8822 * staff@pssny.org