Medication Safety Certificate

Release Date: 8/24/2022 – Available to preorder
Expiration Date: 8/24/2025
Activity Type: Application-based
CE Credit Hour(s): Pending
Activity Fee:  $445.00/$545.00 member/non-member 

Product Description

This self-paced, online professional certificate provides learners with a solid foundation in medication safety. The curriculum includes the principles of safe medication use processes, including the safe use of technology; culture of safety; risk identification and reduction; and medication-related incident investigation. This certificate includes strategies for identifying opportunities for, and implementing, medication safety improvements, as well as other fundamentals for maintaining a medication safety program.

This activity is accredited for continuing education for pharmacists, physicians, nurses, and pharmacy technicians. The learning modules meet the continuing education (CE) criteria of the Certification Board for Professionals in Patient Safety (CPPS).

Professional Certificate Requirement

Once a learner has completed the educational curriculum, they will have the opportunity to complete an online comprehensive exam. Once the learner completes the exam (minimum 80% passing rate; unlimited attempts permitted), they will earn the professional certificate.


This product is an ASHP Learning Center activity developed in partnership with the Institute for Safe Medication Practices