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 [1667 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.

Telehealth helps promote safe antibiotic prescribing practices in remote healthcare

(Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America) A pilot project at two rural VA medical centers demonstrated that telehealth videoconferencing promoted antibiotic stewardship efforts by linking remot...

Russian Institute for Drugs and Good Practices unveils new data guide

Improving data integrity is the aim of a new guide published by the Russian State Institute for Drugs and Good Practices in collaboration with consultancy PQE Group... The post Russian Institute for D...

Walgreens marks availability of 1,000 medication disposal kiosks

Walgreens brings free safe medication disposal to all its drugstores

PBM practices harm care for cancer patients, oncology professional group says

In a position statement, ASCO said PBM practices can result in medication dispensing errors, harm physicians’ ability to treat patients and drive up costs.

ASHP Provides Guidelines for Preventing Medication Errors in Hospitals

The American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP) has published guidelines with practical recommendations and best practices for preventing patient harm from medication errors.

Hikma Demonstrates Support for US Pharmacists and Patient Safety

Activities at upcoming ASHP conference include sponsorship of important symposium advancing patient safety practices Hikma Pharmaceuticals USA Inc., a wholly owned subs...

PubMed Articles [1951 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Safe Labeling Practices to Minimize Medication Errors in Anesthesia: 5 Case Reports and Review of the Literature.

Drug error is a significant hazard to patient health. Poor, incorrect, and inconsistent labeling of injectable medicines and fluids, and the devices used to deliver these, has been identified as a pat...

National Survey of Neonatal Intensive Care Unit Medication Safety Practices.

 We conducted a detailed survey to identify medication safety practices among a large network of United States neonatal intensive care units (NICUs).

Predrawn prehospital medications are microbiologically safe for up to 48 hours.

Prehospital medical teams are commonly required to administer a range of medications for urgent stabilisation and treatment. The safe preparation of medications during resuscitation requires attention...

On restrictive practices: care and culture.

Since 2017, the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare has published national data about the use of restrictive practices in specialised public mental health services. Such practices include seclu...

Risk of medication non-adherence among Medicaid enrollees with fibromyalgia: Development of a validated risk prediction tool.

To develop and validate a risk assessment tool called Prescription Medication Non- Adherence Prediction Tool (Rx-NAPT) to predict medication non-adherence in patients with fibromyalgia.

Clinical Trials [6537 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...

Development and Evaluation of an Electronic Health Record-based Medication Complete Communication (EMC2) Strategy

There is a well-documented need for effective interventions that can help patients understand and safely adhere to prescribed medications, particularly those with greater potential for har...

Infant Care Practices Study

This proposed project will engage American Indian communities through existing partnerships, utilizing a Community Based Participatory Research (CBPR) methodology to design a group interve...

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...

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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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