Pharmacytimes: Condition Center: USP 800 USP 800 en-us Fri, 23 Mar 2018 06:17:02 UTC Fri, 23 Mar 2018 06:17:02 UTC Key Points to Consider From USP <800> Each year, more than 8 million U.S. health care personnel are potentially exposed to hazardous medications. Acute and chronic health effects have been reported, including headaches, ocular problems, rashes, hair loss, adverse reproductive health, and increased cancer risk.<br /> &nbsp; 3:00 PM, Wed January 24, 2018 New Compounding Pharmacy Policy Priorities Plan Released Officials with the FDA have issued 2 final guidance documents to help implement the 2018 Compounding Policy Priorities Plan, which explain the agency&rsquo;s policies on the &ldquo;essentially a copy&rdquo; provisions of sections 503A and 503B of the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act. 1:10 PM, Tue January 23, 2018 USP 800 Checklist: Priority Areas to Address To prepare for USP Chapter &lt;800&gt;, pharmacies must ensure that they are meeting the right compounding compliance standards. 3:00 AM, Wed December 20, 2017 Focus on Safety Ahead of USP 800 Pharmacists should be aware of what components they need to address to comply in order to prep themselves for USP &lt;800&gt; standards.<br /> &nbsp; 10:34 AM, Tue December 19, 2017 Advice for Pharmacists in Preparing for USP 800 Regulations In this clip, Jennifer Bruckart, CPhT, Director of Operations and Compliance at WeCare Pharmacy, discusses how community pharmacists can prepare for the new USP 800 regulations.&nbsp; 12:15 PM, Tue October 24, 2017 How Will USP 800 Affect Compounding Pharmacies? In this clip, Jennifer Bruckart, CPhT, Director of Operations and Compliance at WeCare Pharmacy, explains some of the key regulations included in USP 800 and how the new guidelines will impact compounding pharmacies.&nbsp; 12:00 PM, Tue October 24, 2017 FDA Provides Guidance for Compounders The Drug Quality and Security Act (DQSA) provides a framework for working with outsourcing facilities to meet federal regulatory standards. 10:10 AM, Mon October 2, 2017 Quality-of-practice Standards for Handling Hazardous Drugs: What You Should Know The chapter, effective July 1, 2018, includes the entire drug handling process, from receipt to the proper disposal of both sterile and nonsterile products: 2:33 PM, Sun September 24, 2017 USP 800: A Primer for Community Pharmacists In the evolving world of pharmacy practice, many are asking what is included in the key provisions of the United States Pharmacopeial Convention (USP) 800 when it comes to transport, storage, preparation, and compounding. 2:30 PM, Fri August 25, 2017 FDA Inspection: How to Respond Beginning in the first half of the 20<sup>th</sup> century, particularly with the advent of the Food and Drug Administration and the Drug Enforcement Administration, the federal government began to take an increasing role in regulating pharmacies. 10:48 AM, Mon July 3, 2017 What Role do CSTDs Play in the USP800 Regulations? Ned Milenkovich talks about the roles CSTDs play in USP800 to minimize direct contact with the drug. 1:36 PM, Sat July 1, 2017 Bi-directional Integration Tool Helps Hospitals Comply with Regulatory Requirements 12:12 PM, Sun June 25, 2017 ASHP's Chapter <800> Answer Book Prepares Pharmacies for New Safety Requirements 4:13 PM, Mon June 19, 2017 How Do Regulations Contained Within USP800 Better Protect Nurses and Pharmacists? Ned Milenkovich discusses how health care professionals benefit by the regulations within USP800. 11:25 AM, Mon June 19, 2017 Please Discuss Clean Rooms with Respect to USP800 Clean rooms at the right conditions are necessary to ensure the quality and safety of the drug. Ned Milenkovich discusses how standards within the USP800 helps do this. 11:19 AM, Mon June 19, 2017 Closed-System Transfer Devices, USP <800>, and the NIOSH Protocol According to the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH), an estimated 8 million health care workers in the United States are exposed to hazardous drugs (HDs) each year. 1:38 PM, Thu February 9, 2017 Top 8 Trends in Healthcare and Technology Exponential technology, which refers to technology that is doubling in power and speed each year despite a continuous drop in price. 11:19 PM, Wed February 1, 2017 Little Known Laws and Regulations the Community Pharmacist Should Know Often-missed requirements for the community pharmacy manager 8:49 PM, Thu December 15, 2016 Changes in the Technician Profession The pharmacy technician profession is continuously evolving, with increases in medication safety standards bringing about changes in technician requirements. 5:26 AM, Wed September 21, 2016 USP <800>: Key Changes and Additions to USP <797> Hazardous drug contamination is an issue of vital importance for specialty pharmacists. 12:16 AM, Wed July 27, 2016