Oxycodone Prescription Shorted, Pharmacist Blamed – Pharmacy Times

Christmas Eve, 30 minutes prior to closing, a phone call comes from a patient stating that he has been shorted on his oxycodone prescription. The prescription had been filled 14 days prior; however, the patient had done the math and realized, based on his stated number of daily doses, he was going to be short on his 30-day supply.
 
Initially, the patient (more…)