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Join the National Medication Safety Campaign

Adverse drug events (ADEs) account for 3.5 million physician office visits, 1 million emergency department visits and 125,000 hospital admissions annually. Additionally, ADEs affect 2 million hospital stays annually and prolong hospital length of stay from 1.7 to 4.6 days. Moreover, a significant number of ADEs are considered preventable.

We need your help! The Quality Innovation Network National Coordinating Center (QIN NCC) is seeking partners, organizations, stakeholders and providers to join a national Medication Safety Campaign. Partners will assist the work of the QIN NCC to improve medication safety in communities.

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