Reducing Medication Errors with eMAR

While you are a patient at Sky Ridge Medical Center, you receive your medications through an Electronic Medication Administration Record known as eMAR. Hospitals that use eMAR have successfully reduced medication errors by 88%.

Electronic Medical RecordsYour nurse scans each of your medications — similar to the scanning process at the grocery store — as well as your identification band. This ensures that we have the:

  • Right patient
  • Right medication
  • Right dose
  • Right route
  • Right time
  • Right allergy identification