To become: Certified Medication Management Officer (CMMO)
Preventable medication errors affect more than 7 million patients and cost more than $21 billion annually across all care settings. In the United States alone, nearly 9000 people die every year as a result of medication error. Medication errors are the single most preventable cause of patient harm.
The CMMO provides pharmacists, nurses and other healthcare practitioners with the necessary skills and knowledge on how to improve medication safety and eliminate vital errors.
Topics include the following:
Certified Medication Management Officer (CMMO)
- Medication Safety
- Medication Errors
- Safety in Prescribing, Dispensing, and Administration
- Effective Communication
- Safety Culture
- Patient Safety
- Compliance and Monitoring
- Error Prevention
- Education and Training
- Quality Improvement Tools