Improving Compounding Practices while Protecting Healthcare Workers Handling Hazardous Drugs (RxBriefcase)
Upon completion of this program, participants will be able to:
- Describe the current regulatory environment for pharmacies that compound sterile medications
- Describe the various state and national initiatives designed to protect healthcare workers handling hazardous drugs
- Describe the major proposed requirements of the new USP Chapter <800> on hazardous drugs
- Describe risk mitigation strategies to provide safe compounded medications while protecting healthcare workers handling hazardous drugs.