BELLEVUE, Wash., Sept. 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Pediatric Medication Safety Summit, a one-day Educational Review System event and sponsored by an educational grant from Talyst, will be held in one week on September 28 at the Meydenbauer Center in Bellevue, Washington. The event will be hosted by barcode point-of-care (BPOC) expert, Mark Neuenschwander, and discuss the importance of medication safety within the pediatric population.
"Patient safety is one of our main goals as an industry – we need to continually improve medication safety for pediatric patients," said Carla Corkern, Chief Executive Officer at Talyst. "We are pleased to support this event and it's a great opportunity for pharmacy professionals to learn more about best practices in pediatric medication safety."
For more information and to register for the event, please visit: http://www.pediatricsafetysummit.com/.
About Educational Review System
Educational Review System (ERS) is a full-service meeting planning and continuing education firm specializing in turn-key medical education solutions for the pharmaceutical and medical industries. We deliver a diversified menu of high quality CE, CME, Nursing and ancillary medical group programs.
Talyst, founded in 2002, helps pharmacies to enhance efficiency, provide greater inventory control and improve patient safety by delivering enterprise-class software and proven hardware components that increase efficiency, lower costs and deliver better patient care. As of 2010, Talyst has installed automated systems in more than 500 acute-care hospitals, integrated healthcare systems, long-term care facilities, and correctional institutions. The company strives to "engineer the safer pharmacy."