TITLE

ASHP plans campaign for standard patient med list

AUTHOR(S)
Foxhall, Kathyrn
PUB. DATE
July 2007
SOURCE
Drug Topics;7/23/2007, Vol. 151 Issue 14, p30
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Proceeding
ABSTRACT
The article highlights a summit meeting hosted by the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists in the U.S. Participants developed a research agenda on use of patient medication lists and the framework for a national social marketing campaign. They identified the barriers to the list's use including professionals' and consumers' concerns about accuracy, ease of use and privacy and security, as well as problems with integrating it into healthcare work without creating a new process.
ACCESSION #
26131623

 

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