HCPro, Inc. announces a new staff training video on JCAHO's Medication Management Standards

Press Releases, February 3, 2004

February 2, 2004—Marblehead, Mass.—HCPro, Inc., a leading provider of integrated information, education and consulting products and services in the vital areas of health care regulation and compliance, announced today a new video to help hospitals train staff to understand and comply with JCAHO's new medication management standards.

Introducing: "Complying with JCAHO's Medication Management Standards: A Staff Training Video."

Unlike other JCAHO medication management training videos that are too long and complex to understand, HCPro's new video will train your staff on nine key areas of medication management in just 20 minutes. For more information on this video, go to http://www.hcmarketplace.com/Prod.cfm?id=2229&s=EV25374A.

Created not only to help hospitals and their staff avoid common pitfalls in the medication process and ensure compliance with the JCAHO's medication management requirements, this video helps staff provide the highest quality care using the safest strategies!

Our medication management and JCAHO survey prep experts walk staff, step-by-step, through the following nine medication management hot button areas using easy-to-follow case scenarios.

  • Patient specific information
  • Drug procurement and inventory control
  • Storage
  • Preparing and dispensing
  • Ordering and transcribing
  • Medication administration
  • Monitoring patient reactions
  • Emergency medications
  • Access to pharmacy and hours of operation

This training tool also offers medication management compliance strategies, plain-English explanations, survey preparation techniques, and fundamental, core strategies that will promote solid communication and teamwork in your organization.

About HCPro, Inc. (www.hcpro.com)
Located in Marblehead, MA, HCPro, Inc. meets the specialized information, advisory, and education needs of the healthcare industry by providing need-to-know information products to the healthcare industry in a variety of formats and media, including newsletters, books, videos, audio conferences, and online courses. In addition, the Company provides seminars and consulting services through The Greeley Company ("TGC") division.