Children’s Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota, a 381-bed facility in Minneapolis, has integrated the hospital’s infusion pump system and electronic medical record (EMR). The resulting technology, done via barcode scanning, has helped the hospital cut down on adverse events.

The six rights of medication administration is a process that most nurses should be somewhat familiar with when treating a patient. Those rights include right patient, right medication, right dose, right route, right time, and right documentation.

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