Institute for Safe Medication Practices Canada

A Trusted Partner

Strengthening medication safety through timely learning, sharing, and acting to improve health care.

Medication errors occur across the health system.

How can you partner with ISMP Canada to Learn, Share, & Act?


Learn, Share, & Act


Share your story about medication safety so that we can collect, aggregate, and analyze these lived experiences for sharing and action.

  • Consumers, caregivers, practitioners, and community pharmacies can share your stories now


Read about lessons learned, including compelling actionable, evidence-informed recommendations, that organizations, practitioners, consumers and caregivers can use to take action.

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We partner to implement, sustain, and evaluate medication safety improvements in practice.

2024 - Volume 24

ISMP Canada Impact

Our impact

Strengthening Medication Safety in Long-Term Care

The Ministry of Long-Term Care (MLTC) in Ontario is partnering with ISMP Canada to support long-term care homes in strengthening medication safety.

National Incident Data Repository for Community Pharmacies (NIDR)

ISMP Canada’s National Incident Data Repository for Community Pharmacies (NIDR) is a collection of reported medication incidents submitted anonymously by community pharmacies. Shared learning is available from Community Pharmacy Reporting and Learning.