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Pharmacy Transfer Cart: Bringing the Pharmacy to the Floor

February 11, 2019

Medication Errors Medications are an integral part of most hospital stays and can present some of the greatest risks to hospitals, patients, and staff. From medication dispensing errors to patients experiencing adverse drug events, more…

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The Best Features to Look for in A Medication Transfer Cart

January 30, 2019

What Is A Medication Transfer Cart? Medication transfer carts enable a smooth, secure, and reliable exchange of medications from pharmacy to medication carts on the patient floor or point-of-care medication cabinets located in patient rooms.…

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Are Medication Management Systems The Answer to Medication Error Prevention?

January 22, 2019

The Medication Management System Market The Joint Commission of Pharmacy Practitioners defines Medication Management Services as “a spectrum of patient-centered, pharmacist-provided, collaborative services that focus on medication appropriateness, effectiveness, safety, and adherence with the goal…

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Do Medication Carts Improve Patient Safety?

January 16, 2019

By the Numbers When we are cared for in a hospital, we assume many things. Primarily, we expect to receive good care from qualified caregivers, such as doctors, nurses, pharmacists, and related staff. That care,…

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Medical Pass-Through Cabinets Reduce Risk and Increase Efficiencies

January 10, 2019

What Is a Medical Pass-Through Cabinet? Medical pass-through cabinets are an all-encompassing term that includes any cabinet used in medical facilities where the cabinet is mounted into the wall and accessible from both sides of…

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Can Medical Cabinets Help Reduce Medication Errors?

January 2, 2019

Hospitals are in the business of improving and saving lives but how they do that is a constantly moving target. Many facilities are so bogged down managing nursing shortages, patient expectations, regulations and workflows that…

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Medcab Delivers Exceptional Care While Lowering Risk

December 27, 2018

Patient Care vs. Nurse Capacity Hospitals are under ever-increasing pressure to deliver better patient care with fewer resources. It’s a challenge for not only hospitals but for most healthcare facilities who are often understaffed. As…

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5 Ways MedKey Software Reduces Risk

December 18, 2018

The Need for Medication Management Hospitals and healthcare facilities are constantly grappling with medication management to ensure safe medication practices and use. With approximately 5 percent of hospitalized patients experiencing medication errors, it’s a serious…

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Can Medical Supply Carts Reduce Medical Supply Waste and Profit Loss?

December 5, 2018

Medical Supplies Eat Up Budgets While hospitals are in the business of caring for patients, make no mistake, it is a business. According to Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, hospital CEOs understand…

What’s in a Crash Cart and How Is it Used?

November 19, 2018

What Is a Crash Cart? A crash cart is often defined as “a set of trays/drawers/shelves on wheels used in hospitals for transportation and dispensing of emergency medication/equipment at the site of a medical/surgical emergency…

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