Making inpatient medication reconciliation patient centered, clinically relevant, and implementable: a consensus statement on key principles and necessary first steps

Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2010 Nov;36(11):504-13, 481. doi: 10.1016/s1553-7250(10)36074-0.


This white paper identifies potential solutions to help ensure the utility and sustainability of this critical patient safety issue.

Publication types

  • Consensus Development Conference
  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't
  • Research Support, U.S. Gov't, P.H.S.

MeSH terms

  • Humans
  • Inpatients
  • Medication Errors / prevention & control*
  • Medication Reconciliation*
  • Medication Systems, Hospital / organization & administration
  • Patient-Centered Care / organization & administration*
  • Quality Assurance, Health Care