Medication safety, medication with a unique barcode.
Last week, nu.nl wrote: “A barcode on medication saves 50 deaths a year.”.
That’s half of the nearly 100 people who die within the Netherlands every year because they are given the wrond medication in the hospital (http://bit.ly/2nNpktF).
Medication errors are not only made on the bed-side, but also at the OR during preparation, medication labeling is very important. A solution to this is the Safe Label System of Codonics: “Safe, compliant, fast medication labeling anywhere syringes are prepared.”.
Would you like to know more about the Safe Label System? Please check out http://qrs.nl/en/producten/medical-equipment/safe-label-system-codonics/!