How some medication errors happen

Posted On August 3, 2017 I Medical Malpractice

Arizona patients who are prescribed medications that have a larger dose available in a multiple of 10 might be in more danger of being given the wrong dosage than people whose medications do not come in factors of 10. According to the Institute for Safe Medication Practices, there have been a number of reports of medication errors of this nature.

Safety program succeeds at limiting anesthesia errors

Posted On August 1, 2017 I Medical Malpractice

Medication mistakes can have dire consequences for patients and result in medical malpractice judgments against physicians and hospitals. However, a clinical program designed to reduce the risk of medication and anesthesia errors may mean good news for both medical administrators and hospitalized patients in Arizona.