The Pharmacist Case Study

Satisfactory Essays
1. Identify at least three times during this video that the error could have been prevented. First off, the error could’ve been prevented by the pharmacist. He could’ve refused to fill the medications because he knew what the doctor was asking for wasn’t a normal request. Next, since the doctor scheduled to complete the intrethecal had a family emergency the procedure could’ve been rescheduled until a later date. Lastly, the doctor should’ve never taken the medication from pharmacy and then later give it to another nurse. The medication had already left the MAR and should’ve been promptly administered to the patient. If the physician wasn’t ready to give the medication he should’ve let it with pharmacy.

2. Why do you think some of the
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