Help Layer Strategies to Boost High-Alert Med Safety

Hospitals will focus on "layering" safety strategies to prevent high-alert med errors...based on a 2022 ISMP Best Practice.

This approach stacks multiple defenses to keep "holes in the Swiss cheese" from lining up...and errors from slipping through.

Heparin is a good example, with its required order sets...standard drip concentrations...nurse double checks...monitoring...etc.

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