Medication Safety Week
19–25 August 2019
Medication Safety Week (19-25 August) is an annual Women's and Children's Health Network event held in association with Be Medicinewise Week 2019, hosted by NPS Medicinewise.
Throughout the week, the Women's and Children's Health Network hosted a range of activities for consumers, and education sessions for staff.
Although Medication Safety Week has passed for another year, it remains important to understand the medicines that you or your child are taking all year round.
Here are some helpful tips:
Do you know:
Ask your doctor, nurse or pharmacist if you are unsure about your medicines.
For more information about managing your medicines or medication safety:
last modified: 13 Sep 2019