Public Notice of Intent

Medication Management

 

Designation number: HSO 3001:2018

Standards notification on a: New Development

Type of Standard: Health Service Provider

Status: Open for comment (15 days)

Responsible Technical Committee: TC004 – Medication Management

Scope: The Medication Management Standards promote a collaborative approach to prevent and reduce patient safety incidents involving medications by addressing all aspects of the medication management process, from prescription, selection, preparation and dispensing, to administration of the medication and ongoing monitoring of clients.

Project Need: The field of medication management is a constantly evolving sector, requiring attentiveness to new developments in pharmacology, treatment regimens, jurisdictional legislation, and advances in technology. Since the last revision, there have been new developments/evidence in the field that could enhance the existing products.

Proposed Timeline: April 1, 2017 – July 31, 2018

Posted on: September 15, 2017

Contact Information: Organizations interested to support the development of this standard or wanting to be consulted as a stakeholder during the development process may contact us at publications@healthstandards.org. Individuals, including patients, providers, health leaders and the members of the public are encouraged to provide comments through stakeholder organizations.

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