Patient Safety Tool: Medication Safety Toolkit for High-Risk Medicare Beneficiaries

Written by Jaimie Oh | July 12, 2012 | Print  |

The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality offers a free, downloadable toolkit designed to help healthcare providers improve medication safety for high-risk Medicare patients.

The 'Improving Medication Safety in High Risk Medicare Beneficiaries Toolkit' is intended to help interested providers adopt an ambulatory-based medication therapy management program. The main components of the MTM model are medication reconciliation, assessment of drug-related problems and resolution of identified drug-related problems. The toolkit includes specific forms and templates to aid in the implementation of the MTM model.

Download the 'Improving Medication Safety in High Risk Medicare Beneficiaries Toolkit' (PDF) for use in your facility.

Note: View our database providing 150 reports that link to free, downloadable and adaptable tools for use in surgery centers, hospitals and other organizations by clicking here.

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