Rogers G, Alper E, Brunelle D, Federico F, et al. Reconciling medications at admission: Safe practice recommendations and implementation strategies. Joint Commission Journal on Quality and Patient Safety. 2006 Jan;32(1):37-50.
This article describes a report on a statewide patient safety initiative to reduce medication errors by three Massachusetts medical agencies. The project resulted in 20 percent of enrolled organizations spreading significant changes in the area of medication reconciliation throughout their organizations.