Medication Safety
Alliant Essential Communication Elements Toolkit

Medication Safety

Alliant Essential Communication Elements Toolkit

This tool is improvement of cross-setting management of high risk medications (opioids, anticoagulants, and diabetes medications) during transitions of care to prevent adverse drug events and subsequently reduce emergency department visits, hospitalizations, and readmissions.

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This tool is improvement of cross-setting management of high risk medications (opioids, anticoagulants, and diabetes medications) during transitions of care to prevent adverse drug events and subsequently reduce emergency department visits, hospitalizations, and readmissions.

Medication Safety

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Medication Reconciliation Audit Tool – Discharge

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Medication Reconciliation Audit Tool – Admission

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Medication Disposal Tip Sheet

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Medication Storage Tip Sheet

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Community Coalition Deprescribing Toolkit: Deprescribing Process Checklist

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Alliant Essential Communications Elements Toolkit

This tool is improvement of cross-setting management of high risk medications (opioids, anticoagulants, and diabetes medications) during transitions of care to prevent adverse drug events and subsequently reduce emergency department visits, hospitalizations, and readmissions.
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Antipsychotic Admission and Quarterly Review Worksheet

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My Medication Bags Bite Sized Learning and Medication Review Tip Sheet

    Behavioral Health – Antipsychotic Medication Adverse Drug Events (ADEs)

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    Antipsychotic Medication Rounding Tool

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    Antipsychotic Medication Trigger Tool

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    Opioid Education: What You Need to Know

    Event Description: In this session, participants will learn what opioids are and the different types that define them, the benefits and dangers of opioid use and the metabolic impact of opioids on older adults such as mobility, increased falls etc. The side ef
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    Drug Disposal: Drug Take Back Locations

    The best way to safely dispose of most types of unused or expired drugs.
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    Anticoagulant Adverse Drug Events (ADEs) One-Pager

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    Diabetes Adverse Drug Events (ADEs) One-Pager

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    Antipsychotic Adverse Drug Events (ADEs) One-Pager

      Opioid Adverse Drug Events (ADEs) One-Pager

      This material provides a general overview of Opioid Adverse Drug Effects (ADEs) including definitions, quick facts and common effects.
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      Anticoagulation (Blood Thinner) Zone Tool – Hospitals

        A Deeper Dive into Opioid and Antipsychotic Medication Adverse Drug Events

        The is Learning Action Network event will take you through the most common ADEs and their risk factors for opioid and antipsychotic medications. Case studies will be discussed to help hone your skills for identifying ADEs.
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        Anticoagulation (Blood Thinner) Zone Tool – Nursing Homes

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        What is an Adverse Drug Event (ADE)? Let’s Look a Little Deeper.

        An adverse drug event (ADE) is an injury resulting from medical intervention related to a drug and they: Account for an estimated 1 in 3 of all hospital adverse events.