Medication errors can have serious, and at times, life threatening consequences. VIRTUAL MEDICATION SAFETY FOR TECHNICIANS is a multimedia learning tool designed to simulate the day-to-day experiences of a pharmacy technician. with special emphasis on the most common medication errors encountered in... more
Risk factors for medication errors are emphasized such as poor communication, misinterpreted handwriting, lack of drug knowledge, lack of patient knowledge, and drug name confusion.
Soft skills are reinforced such as interacting with customers and coworkers and communicating with physicians.