Pondering the need for an IV workflow management system (IVWMS)? Youâ€™re not alone if you are. According the most recent PP&P State of Pharmacy Automation Survey, 15% of facilities have already implemented something and another 29% plan to do so in the next few years. The only surprise is the relatively low percentage of facilities planning on implementation in the near future.
The USP Compounding Expert Committee has published a Notice of Intent to Revise for General Chapter <797> Pharmaceutical Compoundingâ€”Sterile Preparations. I knew this was coming. I’ve talked to several people this year that indicated that revisions to Chapter <797> were imminent, especially with the introduction of USP <800>Â Hazardous Drugsâ€”Handling in Healthcare Settings. According the USP … Read more