Source: Royal Pharmaceutical Society
Date of publication: July 2011
Publication type: Guidance
In a nutshell: This guidance looks at the one of the risks to patient care when the patient is transferred between health care providers. This risk is the miscommunication or unintended change to medications. The guidance looks at ways to reduce this risk and reduce preventable incidences.
Length of publication: 11 pages
Acknowledgements: Kings Fund blog