Institute for Safe Medication Practices Company Profile

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The Institute for Safe Medication Practices (ISMP), based in suburban Philadelphia, is the nation’s only 501c (3) nonprofit organization devoted entirely to medication error prevention and safe medication use. ISMP represents over 30 years of experience in helping healthcare practitioners keep patients safe, and continues to lead efforts to improve the medication use process. The organization is known and respected worldwide as the premier resource for impartial, timely, and accurate medication safety information.


1800 Byberry RoadSuite 810
Huntingdon Valley
United States of America


Phone: 215-947-7797
Fax: 215-914-1492

News Articles [1459 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Safe Injection Practices and IV Push Guidelines: Compliance with CDC and CMS Standards

Is your hospital prepared and up-to-date with safe injection practices? Would you pass the survey? AHC Media can help.

Bainbridge Health Convenes its Clinical Advisory Board to Examine Infusion Pump Safety Practices and Continue National Benchmarking Work

Industry Safety Leaders join Clinical Advisory Board to Advance Medication Safety Practices and National Benchmarking PHILADELPHIA (PRWEB) November 15, 2017 Bainbridge Health, provider of InfusionWar...

An Implementation of Inpatient Infant Safe Sleep Practices

Inpatient nurses can play a vital role in educating patients regarding proper safe sleep practices for the prevention of SIDS. Pediatric Nursing

Study Finds Compliance Concerns Remain With Safe Injection Practices

The Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care (AAAHC), a founding member of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)'s Safe Injection Practices (SIP) Coalition, found that the l...

Listening to the patient's voice: A more patient-centered approach to medication safety

(Regenstrief Institute) Involving the patient is critical for improving medication safety according to Regenstrief Institute researcher and Indiana University School of Medicine assistant professor of...

When It Comes To Medication And Pregnancy, Both Doctors And Patients Left Playing Guessing Game

There's very little research on how medication as common as drugs to control high-blood pressure affects the pregnant body. Women are left confused and floundering about what is safe for them to take....

The body changes dramatically during pregnancy — and that might mean medication doses are all wrong

Because pregnancy changes the body in profound ways, standard doses of medication might not work for pregnant women, even if the drug is safe.

Anti-malaria drug shows promise as Zika virus treatment

(Sanford-Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute) California researchers have discovered that a medication used to prevent and treat malaria may also be effective for Zika virus. The drug, called c...

PubMed Articles [1965 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

A Review of Best Practices for Intravenous Push Medication Administration.

In 2015, the Institute for Safe Medication Practices (ISMP) released safe practice guidelines for adult intravenous (IV) push medications. ISMP's most recent set of guidelines has added to a growing l...

Clinical Practice Guideline: Safe Medication Use in the ICU.

To provide ICU clinicians with evidence-based guidance on safe medication use practices for the critically ill.

ISMP Medication Error Report Analysis.

These medication errors have occurred in health care facilities at least once. They will happen again-perhaps where you work. Through education and alertness of personnel and procedural safeguards, th...

Nurses' clinical reasoning practices that support safe medication administration: an integrative review of the literature.

To review current literature about nurses' clinical reasoning practices that support safe medication administration.

A Dedicated Partnership in Safe Medication Practices.

Clinical Trials [5694 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Opioid Safety Program in Pain Clinics (Op-Safe):

In this vital study, the investigators will develop an innovative Opioid Safety (Op-Safe) Program for use in pain clinics. The Op-Safe Program consists of two key components: Educating pa...

Enhancing Safe Sleep Practices of Urban Low-Income Mothers

The specific aims of the study are to: 1) evaluate the impact of the safe sleep intervention on parents' knowledge, beliefs, intentions, skills and practices related to creating and mainta...

Improving the Medication Management of Patients With Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder

The specific aim of this cluster-randomized (site) comparative effectiveness research study is to determine whether children who are (1) 5-12 years of age, (2) cared for in ePROS practices...

Adapted Safe Childbirth Checklist in Chiapas, Mexico

The purpose of this mixed methods study is to evaluate the implementation of an adapted Safe Childbirth Checklist in a rural hospital in Chiapas, Mexico. The study aims are: 1. To evalu...

A Ten-state Cluster-randomized Controlled Trial of the Institute for Health Improvement's Project JOINTS

In 2011, IHI designed a new campaign to accelerate uptake of evidence-based practices that had been shown to prevent surgical site infections (SSI) associated with hip and knee arthroplast...

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Institute for Safe Medication Practices

The Institute for Safe Medication Practices (ISMP), based in suburban Philadelphia, is the nation’s only 501c (3) nonprofit organization devoted entirely to medication error prevention and safe medi...

Exostar and SAFE-BioPharma Association

SAFE-BioPharma manages the SAFE-BioPharma global digital identity and digital signatures standard, developed for and used extensively throughout the biopharmaceutical industry. LO...

CompuMed Incorporated

CompuMed Medication Management System automatically dispenses the proper medication at the right time. All other medicine is locked in a tamperproof medication cassette. At preset times medication is ...

CareKinesis, Inc.

CareKinesis is a technology-enabled national medication risk mitigation pharmacy with advanced web-based medication decision support and adherence software, focused on organizatio...

The Beryl Institute

The Beryl Institute has an unwavering commitment to improving the patient experience before, during and after the delivery of care. Founded in 2006, the Institute serves as a professional home for sta...

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