Tara Modisett
Speaker

Tara Modisett

Executive Director
Alliance for Patient Medication Safety

Tara Modisett, CAE is the Executive Director of the Alliance for Patient Medication Safety Patient Safety Organization (APMS PSO). Ms. Modisett has been with APMS for over 16 years and is responsible for developing, implementing, and managing the APMS Patient Safety Organization (PSO). The APMS PSO has been listed by the Agency of Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) since 2008. Modisett serves as a representative to the National Coordinating Council for Medication Error and Reporting and Prevention and has served on the Medication Safe Use Workgroup of the Pharmacy Quality Alliance, Pharmacy HIT Taskforce and is a member of the American Society of Professionals in Patient Safety.

Tara has trained pharmacy staff in medication patient safety since 2005 and has presented numerous times on the topic at state and regional pharmacy conventions. Prior positions include Vice President for Quality Initiatives with APMS, Director of Special Projects for the Virginia Pharmacists Association, Administrative Manager of the Virginia Association of Durable Medical Equipment Companies (VADMEC), and Sales and Marketing Account Executive with AT&T. She earned te Certified Association Executive designation in 2019.