How Close Is Closed?
AT POINT OF
IN UNIT DOSE
>> The medication
process in hospitals
is known to be difficult
to digitise. The maximum
benefit for patients as well as
institutions will only be harvested
in a closed loop system in which every
single step of the process is optimised.
By Philipp Grätzel von Grätz
>> European hospitals are notoriously reluctant to introduce closed
loop medication. But closing the loop, or more or less closing it, is
feasible. And there are considerable rewards for those who succeed.
Source: iStock (DanComaniciu)
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Is a closed loop medication system an objective in your hospital?
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