Pharmacytimes: Condition Center: USP 800
USP 800en-usFri, 23 Mar 2018 06:17:02 UTCFri, 23 Mar 2018 06:17:02 UTCKey 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 />
3:00 PM, Wed January 24, 2018New 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’s policies on the “essentially a copy” provisions of sections 503A and 503B of the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act.1:10 PM, Tue January 23, 2018USP 800 Checklist: Priority Areas to Address
To prepare for USP Chapter <800>, pharmacies must ensure that they are meeting the right compounding compliance standards.3:00 AM, Wed December 20, 2017Focus 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 <800> standards.<br />
10:34 AM, Tue December 19, 2017Advice 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. 12:15 PM, Tue October 24, 2017How 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. 12:00 PM, Tue October 24, 2017FDA 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, 2017Quality-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, 2017USP 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, 2017FDA 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, 2017What 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, 2017Bi-directional Integration Tool Helps Hospitals Comply with Regulatory Requirements
12:12 PM, Sun June 25, 2017ASHP's Chapter <800> Answer Book Prepares Pharmacies for New Safety Requirements
4:13 PM, Mon June 19, 2017How 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, 2017Please 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, 2017Closed-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, 2017Top 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, 2017Little Known Laws and Regulations the Community Pharmacist Should Know
Often-missed requirements for the community pharmacy manager8:49 PM, Thu December 15, 2016Changes 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, 2016USP <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