Medications without Harm

Course Description

According to a survey every year as many as half a million people die due to medication errors in Pakistan. Supply chain of medication will entail many potential pitfalls leading to dire consequences. Unless identified, the requisite remedial measures cannot be initiated to forestall this massive damage.

This training course enables delegates to become familiar with the medication process and risks of medication tracing every step, what is likely to go wrong in each step with probable causes and what all can be done to avoid landing in such situation. The importance of medication safety and its crucial impact on the healthcare generally will be discussed thread bare. The contributing factors causing medication errors will be discussed to think out of box and develop recommendations for reducing errors which at times become fatal. This course is designed for clinicians, medical officers, nurses, pharmacists, dispensers and other related healthcare professionals.