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Pennsylvania Patients Need To Make Sure They Are Getting The Correct Prescription Drugs

April 26, 2013

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The Pennsylvania Patient Safety Authority confirmed that 813 patients received the wrong medication during a six (6) month period in 2011. The report, co-written by Matthew Grissinger, analyzed errors from 270 Pennsylvania hospital, medical centers and birthing centers.  The errors often involved nurses obtaining the wrong medication from medication storage areas.  One of the most […]