Medication Reconciliation Still a Challenge? AHRQ Announces New Hospital Resource

February 11, 2015    |   By: Calevir

The AHRQ-funded Multi-Center Medication Reconciliation Quality Improvement Study (MARQUIS) has produced a manual to help hospitals improve medication reconciliation practices to improve outcomes such as inpatient adverse drug events and readmission rates, which have significant patient safety and financial implications for hospitals. The manual describes a framework to assemble a team, adapt an implementation strategy and implement interventions aimed to improve med reconciliation.

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