First online drug alerts go to U.S. doctors

December 2008
Healthcare Risk Management;Dec2008, Vol. 30 Issue 12, p143
The article reports that the Health Care Notification Network (HCNN) has delivered the online drug alert which focuses on the widely manufactured antibiotics to be sent immediately to health care providers in the U.S.


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