Patient Safety in Medication Use

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Join the revolution of putting the patient first with the University of Florida’s Patient Safety in Medication Use specialty track.

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Overview

Graduate Program Highlights

No Thesis Requirement Finish your degree in less time with no-thesis required

Flexible Hours You choose your own schedule

Online Program Tailored to working professionals like you

GRE Waived For students who qualify

Curriculum-Master’s    Curriculum-Certificate

What is Patient Safety in Medication Use?

Patient Safety is an umbrella term that relates the prevention of harm to patients. This track is a subset of this specialty, specifically focused on the potentially preventable events or risks from medications.

This is one of the few accredited online graduate programs in the United States where you will receive a comprehensive, applied and real-world education in medication-related topics.

Patient Safety in Medication Use addresses topics like:

  • Adverse Events
  • Errors
  • Ethics
  • Quality & Process Improvement
  • Unintended Consequences
  • Idiosyncratic Risks
  • Over & Under Use

Health Affairs, Vol. 37, No. 11, Nov. 2018

“In Patient Safety Efforts, Pharmacists Gain New Prominence”

Career Growth in Patient Safety in Medication Use in today’s journal headlines!


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