ISMP Canada

A key health-care partner in the SafetyNET-Rx project is the Institute for Safe Medication Practices Canada (ISMP Canada).

The Institute for Safe Medication Practices Canada is an independent national not-for-profit organization committed to the advancement of medication safety in all healthcare settings

ISMP Canada works collaboratively with the healthcare community, regulatory agencies and policy makers, provincial, national and international patient safety organizations, the pharmaceutical industry and the public to promote safe medication practices.

ISMP Canada's mandate includes analyzing quality related events (i.e., medication errors and near misses), making recommendations for the prevention of harmful QREs, and facilitating quality improvement initiatives.

Learn more about ISMP Canada.