Doctors learn about medication reconciliation

You will hear how training in medication reconciliation for new hospital doctors is systematised at Østfold Hospital.

Doctors learn about medication reconciliation
Kristin Fladstad Heier talked about reconciliation of medicines.

How to improve physicians' knowledge of medication reconciliation to improve patient safety?

Presentation by hospital pharmacist Kristin Fladstad Heier, Østfold Hospital, Kalnes.

Medication reconciliation is about creating an accurate list of all the medicines that the patient actually uses to prevent errors. Understanding which sources are best to use for which patients is crucial. Kristin Fladstad Heier has worked with quality assurance of medication management for many years, in primary and specialist healthcare. Recently, she has developed a training package for new doctors.