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Adverse Drug Events (ADE): Sprint for Improvement Session 6. Reducing ADEs: Strategies to Accelerate Improvement in Opioid Safety

Business Audience Adults with Medical Staff at Home

Thursday, August 17, 2017, 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. PT.

This fast-paced series of 8 virtual learning sessions begins May 23, 2017. One continuing Education credit from the California Board of Registered Nursing is offered for each session. Pharmacy staff members and secure data portal administrators are encouraged to attend. There is no cost to attend.

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Frank Federico, PharmD, Vice President Senior Safety Expert, Institute for Healthcare Improvement


  • Describe the elements of a safe system.
  • List three interventions to improve opioid safety.
  • Describe two measures to determine if your efforts to improve opioid safety have succeeded.
  • List the benefits to patients.

Save these dates! Future sessions, 12:30-1:30 p.m. (PT):
Session 7: September 19. Glycemic Control 
Session 8: October 3. Engaging Patients and Family Members in the Reduction of ADEs