JerryFahrni.com Podcast | Episode 14: Update from ASA 2016

Show Notes:
Host: Jerry Fahnri, Pharm.D.

Just a quick update from Jerry’s visit to Chicago for ANESTHESIOLOGY 2016, October 22-25, 2016.

Items discussed in podcast:
Intelliguard Linked Visibility Inventory System (LVIS)
BD Intelliport (I’ve written about this before here)
Codonics
ePosters

Current setup:
Blue Microphones Yeti USB Microphone – Blackout Edition
Dragonpad Pop Filter
Sony MDR-V150 Headphones

JerryFahrni.com Podcast | Episode 13: HCP Chicago

 

Show Notes:
Host: Jerry Fahnri, Pharm.D.

This is actually Episode 13. My apologies, but the volume is very low for some reason.

A brief discussion of Jerry’s presentation at Health Connect Partners (HCP) in Chicago on October 18, 2016, followed by a brief overview of some of the products he saw while at the conference.

Items discussed in podcast:
Swisslog
BD Cato
DoseEdge
MEPS Real-Time Inc Intelliguard LVIS

Current setup:
Blue Microphones Yeti USB Microphone – Blackout Edition
Dragonpad Pop Filter
Sony MDR-V150 Headphones

JerryFahrni.com Podcast | Episode 12: Pharmacy IV room discussion with Ray Vrabel, PharmD

Show Notes:
Host: Jerry Fahnri, Pharm.D.

Jerry and Ray talk about the pharmacy IV room, specifically where we’ve been, where we’re at, and where we’re headed. Topics include workflow, the impact of USP <797> on pharmacy iv room operations, and thoughts on currently available iv workflow management system technologies.

You can learn more about Ray at his LinkedIn Profile here.

Items discussed in podcast:
Current setup:
Blue Microphones Yeti USB Microphone – Blackout Edition
Dragonpad Pop Filter
Sony MDR-V150 Headphones

JerryFahrni.com Podcast | Episode 10: Hazardous Drug Compounding

Show Notes:
Host: Jerry Fahnri, Pharm.D.

Short updates for the week ending March 26, 2016. I briefly touch on USP <800>, DrugCam semi-automated iv workflow management system, and the Grifols KIRO Robot

Items discussed in podcast:

Current setup:
Blue Microphones Yeti USB Microphone – Blackout Edition
Dragonpad Pop Filter
Sony MDR-V150 Headphones

JerryFahrni.com Podcast | Episode 9: RFID discussion with MEPS Real-Time

In this episode, Jerry talks Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) technology with Shariq Hussain, President and CEO and Jay Williams, VP of Business Development at MEPS Real-Time, Inc. MEPS Real-Time, Inc. is a market leader in RFID technologies in pharmacy.

Jerry, Shariq, and Jay discuss RFID technologies, patient safety, and the companies two main products: Intelliguard Kit and Tray Management System for managing and tracking medication trays, code trays, intubation kits, etc., and the Intelliguard Vendor Management Inventory System, which consists of RFID technologies coupled with temperature controlled storage cabinets like refrigerators.

Show Notes:
Host: Jerry Fahnri, Pharm.D.

Items discussed in podcast:
Intelliguard Kit and Tray Management System
Intelliguard Inventory Management System

MEPS Real-Time, Inc. contact information:
MEPS Real-Time, Inc.
6451 El Camino Real, Suite C
Carlsbad, CA 92009
Phone: 760.448.9500
Email: sales@mepsrealtime.com

Current setup:
Blue Microphones Yeti USB Microphone – Blackout Edition
Dragonpad Pop Filter
Sony MDR-V150 Headphones

JerryFahrni.com Podcast | Episode 8: Loss of Community Pharmacy

In this episode, Jerry talks about some of “new services” being introduced into pharmacy practice, and how these services used to be part of every community pharmacy practice.

Show Notes:
Host: Jerry Fahnri, Pharm.D.

Items discussed in podcast:
TechCrunch article: The Online Pharmacy Race Gets A New Entrant: RobinHealth
Zipdrug
PillPack
RobinHealth

Current setup:
Blue Microphones Yeti USB Microphone – Blackout Edition
Dragonpad Pop Filter
Sony MDR-V150 Headphones

JerryFahrni.com Podcast | Episode 6: Stability of CSPs in Syringes

Jerry talks about the problem with storing medications in plastic syringes and potency loss. Recently the FDA notified ASHP that no plastic syringe is approved for use as a final storage device. Jerry discusses the issue and how it will impact pharmacies in the near future.

Show Notes:
Host: Jerry Fahnri, Pharm.D.

Articles discussed in podcast:
Initial Reaction to FDA Stance on Syringes As Standalone Storage Container [JerryFahrni.com]
No Syringe Is Approved as a Standalone Storage Container, FDA Says [ASHP]
ISMP Comments On BD Syringe Potency Issue [ISMP]
Compounded or Repackaged Drugs Stored in Becton-Dickinson Syringes: FDA Expands Warning [FDA Alerts]

Current setup:
Blue Microphones Yeti USB Microphone – Blackout Edition
Dragonpad Pop Filter
Sony MDR-V150 Headphones

JerryFahrni.com Podcast | Episode 5: RFID Technology in Pharmacy

Jerry talks about the use of RFID technology in pharmacies, specifically the use of RFID in refrigerated consignment programs and medication tray management.

Show Notes:
Host: Jerry Fahnri

Current setup:
Blue Microphones Yeti USB Microphone – Blackout Edition
Dragonpad Pop Filter
Sony MDR-V150 Headphones

RFID-enabled refrigeration [4:25]:
Cardinal consignment programs [PDF]
FFF Enterprises

RFID-enabled medication tray management systems [7:00]
Intelliguard Kit and Tray Management System by MEPS
KitCheck by KitCheck

The Garage | Episode 5: Windows 10

Robert and Jerry get back at it after taking nearly two years off. Crazy how time flies. The brothers talk briefly about Roberts big move to a small town before getting into Windows 10 and OneDrive.

Show notes:
Hosts: Robert and Jerry Fahrni

Questions, tips or recommendations for upcoming Garage topics? Find Jerry on Google+ or Twitter (@JFahrni). Find Robert on Twitter (@Fahrni).