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While the majority of errors likely occur at the prescribing and transcribing stages, medication administration errors are also quite common in both inpatient and outpatient settings ismp medication safety alert acute care edition november 16, 201722:1-5. Guidelines for the control and administration of medicines ~ domiciliary care agencies ~ rqia, january 2009 ~ 2 contents page number 10 introduction 3.
Patient self-administration of medicines policy and procedure approved by: independent health care national minimum standards regulations, hospice standared h97 misuse of drugs act regulation 1973 relevant external guidance nmc standards for the administration of medicines 1992.
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