Who is in charge of patient safety? Work practice, work processes and utopian views of automatic drug dispensing systems


In June 2003, a large, Canadian tertiary care facility introduced automatic drug dispensing machines on all units when it opened up a new building. In this paper, we provide an overview of the automatic drug dispensing system (ADS) implementation at the hospital. Our findings, based on daily field observations and interviews during and after implementation… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.ijmedinf.2006.05.038


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