Director, Error Reporting Programs
Institute for Safe Medication Practices
Matthew Grissinger, RPh, FISMP, FASCP is the Director of Error Reporting Programs at the Institute for Safe Medication Practices (ISMP). His responsibilities include working with healthcare practitioners and institutions to provide education about medication errors and their prevention and review medication errors that have been voluntarily submitted to ISMP’s medication errors reporting programs. He has published numerous articles in the pharmacy literature, including regular columns in P&T and is a journal reviewer for the Joint Commission Journal on Quality and Patient Safety, Pharmacoepidemiology, BMJ Open Quality, Drug Safety, and Annals of Internal Medicine. He is a chapter contributor to many textbooks including Pharmacy Management: Essentials for All Practice Settings, Essentials of Nurse Informatics, Remington and Medication Errors.
Mr. Grissinger serves as the Chair for the National Coordinating Council for Medication Error Reporting and Prevention (NCC MERP), and is on the National Quality Form (NQF) Common Formats Expert Panel.
Tuesday, April 7, 2020
3:15 PM – 4:45 PM