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Training & Events
2017
14
Nov
2017
Webinar
Statewide: Treating Hyperkalemia: Avoid Additional Harm When Using Insulin and Dextrose
Date/Time:
November 14, 2017 - 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Duration:
1 hour
Location:
Webinar
Speakers:
Matthew Grissinger, RPh, FISMP, FASCP, Director, Error Reporting Programs, Institute for Safe Medication Practices (ISMP) and Manager, Medication Safety Analysis, Pennsylvania Patient Safety Authority

Description:
During this webinar, attendees will learn about hyperkalemia while identifying the types of events, both harmful and harmless, that occur when insulin is ordered to treat hyperkalemia, to prevent harm by encouraging the use of best practices when using insulin to treat hyperkalemia, and to propose possible risk reduction strategies.

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