Drug diverters are getting savvier. These two stories highlight diversion scenarios and offer insight into how best to stop them.
Drug diversions are unfortunately common in healthcare provider organizations today, yet many go unreported for various reasons. Audit results and data might be collected, and suspicious activity might even appear on reports, but, often, no one follows up on a potential diversion.
Organizations need strong controls in place to identify – and ultimately stop – diversions. Following are two stories highlighting common drug diversion scenarios and best practices for organizations to strengthen their efforts in this area.*