Safety of Injectable Medicines

Shani Corb, Digital Pharmacist, Specialist Pharmacy ServiceEvent 13 March 2019Location Online

A discussion of the risk and mitigations associated with injectable medicines


13 March 2019



About the event

In this month’s webinar we looked at what the Injectable Medicines Guide (Medusa) is and how it is used, immediate future plans and what the longer-term future might hold. We then outlined the key issues around injectables.

Why it’s important

Understanding the risks associated with injectable medicines and developing an effective self-check enables safer practice.

What was covered

The areas covered included:

  • Risks with injectable medicines
  • The Injectable Medicines Guide (Medusa)
  • Safety of injectable medicines


A range of speakers ran this event from SPS and other organisations

SPS speakers

Nicola Wake hosted this session and you can read more about Nicola by following the link

Non-SPS speakers

This session was presented by:

Robin Burfield

Product Specialist
NHS Wales Informatics Service

Virginia Aguado

Senior Pharmacist
Safety Injectable Medicines, Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS FT

Presentation resources

Slides from the presentation are now available below

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