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 [1521 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Safe Rx’s locking medication vial looks to secure meds

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.

Media reports over Parkinson’s drug risk hit Acadia hard

Shortly after the Institute for Safe Medication Practices released a report revealing the number of deaths of patients in those taking Acadia Pharmaceuticals' Nuplazid, the biotech’s shares tanked ...

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

Walgreens marks availability of 1,000 medication disposal kiosks

PCORI Board approves $10 million to support research on medication-assisted treatment

(Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute) The Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) Board of Governors today approved $10 million to fund two new comparative clinical effectiveness...

Keep children safe around medicine

Many of us have seen the viral videos of children covered in chocolate while being adamant they haven't had any. Children are naturally inquisitive and curious about the world around them, not to ment...

Medical News Today: Is my ADHD medication working?

Symptoms of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) are often managed with medication. It is important to know whether this medication is effective and to adjust the type or dosage if needed. ...

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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...

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...

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...

Pattern of medication selling and self-medication practices: A study from Punjab, Pakistan.

Access to medicines without prescription is a major contributing factor for self-medication practices. This study was designed to examine the ratio of non-prescribed medicines sales and self-medicatio...

A Dedicated Partnership in Safe Medication Practices.

Clinical Trials [5980 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...

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...

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...

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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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