The aim of this learning programme is to improve the pharmacy team’s knowledge in defining look-alike, sound-alike (LASA) errors and reduce the risk of LASA errors occurring. LASA errors are recognised as an important patient safety issue that can happen in any pharmacy with potentially serious consequences for patients.
Are you completing this programme as part of the requirements for the Pharmacy Quality Scheme 2021/2022? If so, you can find more information on the steps you need to take to work towards meeting the training requirements for the gateway criteria, as well as the quality criteria within the different domains, on our Pharmacy Quality Scheme page.
On completion of all aspects of this learning programme you should be able to:
You can access this e-learning programme using a web browser on any device. You will need to be connected to the internet while you work through it.