Hopkins IV Error Update:'fragmented' records and unqualified pharmacist

  1. report reveals safety lapses at hopkins group

    study of home care group notes 'fragmented' records and unqualified pharmacist; corrective action plan ordered; cancer patient, 2, died from improper iv mixture

    by erika niedowski
    sun staff
    originally published february 24, 2004

    a maryland investigation has found numerous safety deficiencies at the johns hopkins home care group, which supplied an improperly mixed iv solution to a 2 1/2 -year-old cancer patient who died as a result of the mistake.

    report reveals safety lapses at hopkins group
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