Review of the 3 Step Medication Reconciliation Process

This PowerPoint explores the Medication Reconciliation process for home care. The process includes three basic steps which are outlined in further detail:

  • Verify – Collect an accurate medication list
  • Clarify – Clarify any questions about drug/dose/frequency
  • Reconcile – Communicate with physician about any identified medication questions or concerns
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      Many organizations are uncertain about how to proceed with designing a workable solution for medication reconciliation. This link provides helpful information and tools for designing or redesigning a medication reconciliation process.

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PSO Case Law: Ungurian v. Beyzman, et al., 2020 PA Super 105:

A recent Pennsylvania case shows how courts narrowly interpret the PSQIA, ignoring the D & A pathway and the clear language of the Final Rule. (Ungurian v. Beyzman, et al., 2020 PA Super 105). The cour

Joint Commission New Sentinel Event Alert 61: Managing the Risks of Direct Oral Anticoagulants:

The Center for Patient Safety wants to share this important harm-prevention advice from The Joint Commission and its Sentinel Event Alert: Managing the Risks of Direct Oral Anticoagulants. The Joint Commis

CPS Safety Watch/Alert – Culture Can Improve the Control of Multi-Drug Resistant Organisms:

Issue: A number of events reported co CPS’ Patient Safety Organization (PSO) demonstrate poor handoff communication about the patients’ infectious disease status Examples include: Patient with

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