Medication Reconciliation Essential Data Specifications

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Medication Reconciliation Essential Data Specifications

Description

This resource can help health care providers collect, communicate, and manage critical information needed for medication reconciliation when patients move from one practice setting or level of care to another. Data collection may be electronic or on paper. This information can be used to reduce medication errors and ensure safe transitions.

Developer:

National Transitions of Care Coalition

Funding Sources:

Sanofi-Aventis; Case Management Society of America

History

Release Date: 2008
Original Summary: March 2011
Last Updated: 03/14/12

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