Healthcare Professional Alert Sounded — Potentially Serious Errors with Epinephrine

The National Council on Patient Information and Education (NCPIE), as a member of the National Council on Medication Error Reporting and Prevention, is participating in the National Alert Network (NAN) for Serious Medication Errors. The NAN has been activated for an urgent message on the potential for serious or fatal errors with epinephrine. Download the PDF for details on this NAN - Alert. Members of NCPIE are strongly advised to evaluate the risk for this error in their organizations and settings of care and implement their recommended safety procedures.