Medication safety

The World Health Organization have produced the attached "5 Moments for Medication Safety". These are the key moments where action by the patient or caregiver can greatly reduce the risk of harm associated with the use of their medication/s.
Woman in a flower dress smiling at the camera

Each moment includes 5 critical questions.

Some are self-reflective for the patient and some require support from a health professional to be answered and reflected upon correctly.

Downloads

5 Moments for medication safety

Do health and social care services know what you really think?

Share your ideas and experiences and help services hear what works, what doesn’t, and what you want from care in the future. 

Share your views