Adverse Drug Event (ADE) Prevention

National estimates suggest that adverse drug events (ADEs) contribute an additional $3.5 billion to U.S. health care costs.

ADEs are a direct result of drugs used during medical care that produce harmful events, including, but are not limited to, medication errors, adverse drug reactions, allergic reactions and overdoses.

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  • The New England Journey – Enhancing Medication Safety: A special lunch & learn webinar series where we will explore opportunities to improve medication safety and address high-risk, high-opportunity medication classes, one at a time.
  • The Rhode Island Geriatric Education Center invites you to register for an online educational opportunity about Deprescribing. Learn of the challenges and best approach with deprescribing medications for older adults with complex regimens.