Tag Archives: Errors

Patients receiving medications faster

When we need prescription medications, we want to receive them as soon as possible. But some patients prescribed exceptional drug status (EDS) drugs were waiting longer than expected. Staff at the Ministry of Health and 3sHealth undertook a mistake-proofing exercise in August to find out why. The problem: For one class of drugs used to […]
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Help Wanted: Health Care Quarterback

Since my last blog post, many of my concerns have been dealt with. I am also happy to say that there have been many changes in the system so the next patient dealing with new ports (portacaths) will have an easier time than I. For that, I am extremely grateful! Unfortunately, I am still finding […]