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Standardizing medication labels

Institute of Medicine (U.S.). Roundtable on Health Literacy.

Standardizing medication labels

confusing patients less : workshop summary

by Institute of Medicine (U.S.). Roundtable on Health Literacy.

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Published by National Academies Press in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Drugs -- Labeling -- Standards

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementLyla M. Hernandez, rapporteur ; Roundtable on Health Literacy, Board on Population Health and Public Health Practice, Institute of Medicine of the National Academies.
    ContributionsHernandez, Lyla M., Institute of Medicine (U.S.). Board on Population Health and Public Health Practice.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRS58 .I57 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 100 p. :
    Number of Pages100
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22553546M
    ISBN 100309115299
    ISBN 109780309115292
    LC Control Number2008299694

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    Institute for Safe Medication Practices. Principles of designing a medication label for community and mail order pharmacy prescription packages [Internet]. [cited Mar 1] Institute of Medicine. Standardizing medication labels: confusing patients less, workshop summary [Internet]. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press; Cited by: 1. One communication method of particular importance involves prescription medication labels, which represent the very last line of instruction that either enables patients to take their medications properly or causes further confusion. 47 Long after patients have left the hospital, doctor’s office, or pharmacy and moments before patients Cited by: 1.

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Standardizing Medication Labels: Confusing Patients Less is the summary of a workshop, held in Washington, D.C. on Octothat was organized to examine what is known about how medication container labeling affects patient safety and to.

contents xv Tables Patient Misunderstanding of Medication Instructions, 15 Schedule for Taking Medications TID, QID, and BID, 16 Simplified Medication Schedule for TID, QID, and BID, 16 C-1 Primary Findings, 73 C-2 Physician-Written Prescriptions and Pharmacy Interpretations, 82 C-3 Description of Standards for an Enhanced Rx Standardizing medication labels book Label, 91 Figures Phaseâ factor matrix.

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Hernandez LM; Roundtable on Health Literacy; Board on Population Health and Public Health Practice; Institute of Medicine. Hernandez LM; Roundtable on Health Literacy; Board on Population Health and Public Health Practice; Institute of Medicine. Depicting how medication labels and instructions confuse patients, this report addresses ambulatory medication safety and offers recommendations on how to standardize.

size, poorly designed and visually cluttered labels, and inadequate warnings.1 In addition, similarities between medication names (i.e., look- and sound-alike names) and labels (i.e., look-alike packaging), as well as unsafe storage practices, have been cited as contributing to medication incidents and errors.

3,4 Coupled with research. NCPDP Recommendations and Guidance for Standardizing the Dosing Designations on Prescription Container Labels of Oral Liquid Medications Version March This paper provides the healthcare industry, in particular the pharmacy sector, with historical and background information on the patient risks associated with the dosing of liquidFile Size: KB.

This specification is not intended to cover labels applied by the drug manufacturer. The size and background color requirements of drug labels are presented in details. The type and color requirements of printing for drug labels are presented in details. This abstract is a brief summary of the referenced standard.

are ³cut´ from a sheet or roll of labels b) Cut labeling operations shall include one of the following: ¨ P&L lines dedicated for each strength of each DP.

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i ngredient l ists Food Standards and Labeling Policy Book of Publication Dated PREFACE. The Policy Book is intended to be guidance to help manufacturers and prepare product labels that are truthful and not misleading. Compliance with the requirements set forth in this publication Adherence to the product and label requirements in this Policy Book.

The drug labels and other drug-specific information on this Web site represent the most recent drug listing information companies have submitted to the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). (See 21 CFR part ) The drug labeling and other information has been reformatted to make it easier to read but its content has neither been altered nor.

Get this from a library. Standardizing medication labels: confusing patients less: workshop summary. [Lyla M Hernandez; Institute of Medicine (U.S.). Roundtable on Health Literacy.] -- "Medications are an important component of health care, but each year their misuse results in over a million adverse drug events that lead to office and emergency room visits as well as.

Standardizing medication labels The Workshop Agenda The first part of the workshop consisted of four presentations designed to (1) describe problems in ambulatory care drug safety; (2) examine the role of health literacy in patient care; (3) present findings from the Ameri- can College of Physicians Foundation white paper on drug labeling; and (4) offer a proposal for standardization of drug labeling.

Like the nutrition labeling initiatives of the s, it is time that we demand change and work with key regulatory stakeholders in the area of public health law 6 to standardize safer drug labeling methods, as well as improve the availability of prefilled syringes to help prevent vial swap, and bar-coding techniques to help prevent syringe swap.

The use of standard dosing times, ‘morning, noon, evening, bedtime’, has been labelled the ‘universal medication schedule’. 10, 12 The use of standard dosing times is feasible for most drugs and is less confusing, more informative and makes it easier for patients to consolidate multiple medicines into fewer dosing times throughout the day.

4, 9Cited by: 1. Health care facilities should develop standardized procedures for safe medication practices in the OR. Elements of safe medication practices should include, but not be limited to, specification of methods for * verifying medication labels; * delivering medications to the sterile field.

certain human drug and biological products to have on their labels a linear bar code that contains, at a minimum, the drug’s NDC number (21 CFR ). The rule also requires the use of. The Department of Veterans Affairs introduced simpler standardized medication labels inwith clear directions at the top and the name of the drug in bold and highlighted in yellow.

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