TABLE 3.

Reports of Wrong Medication, Dose, Schedule, or Infusion Rate* From Phases 1 and 2, Classified According to Stage

Stagen%
Ordering9316
Transcribing7012
Dispensing14525
Administration18131.2
Monitoring81.4
Wrong medication498.4
Uncertain356
Total581100
  • * Includes medications, nutritional agents, and blood products.