USP Chapter <800> - Part II: Improving Compounding Practices

Description

In December 2019, United States Pharmacopeia (USP) Chapter <800> will provide guidance for the way pharmacists handle hazardous drugs—from receipt through waste disposal. To prepare, pharmacies must ensure they are meeting the right compounding compliance standards and factoring both personnel and design strategies into their cleanroom environment. Get a complete overview of the key steps to improve your compounding practices and ensure your operation complies with USP Chapter <800>.

Pharmacist Learning Objectives

At the completion of this knowledge-based activity, participants will be able to:

  1. Create a timeline for USP <800> implementation.
  2. Identify key personnel and facility changes that will need to be made to become complaint with USP <800>.
  3. Discuss common mistakes that are made when trying to become compliant with USP <800>.
  4. Explain how to utilize an assessment of risk in workflow processes.

Technician Learning Objectives

At the completion of this knowledge-based activity, participants will be able to:

  1. Create a timeline for USP <800> implementation.
  2. Identify key personnel and facility changes that will need to be made to become complaint with USP <800>.
  3. Discuss common mistakes that are made when trying to become compliant with USP <800>.
  4. Explain how to utilize an assessment of risk in workflow processes.
 
 
 
Speakers:
Pritchett
Pritchett Jon, Pharm.D., RPh.
Associate Director, Pharmacy
ACHC
 
Seth
Seth DePasquale, R.Ph.
Pharmacist in Charge
BET Pharm
 
Learning Level: Level 2
Pathway: Pharmacy Technician
Track: Health-System Pharmacy, Early New Practitioner, Advanced New Practitioner
Session Time Slot(s): 
Date: 
Sunday, March 24
Time: 
3:15 PM - 5:15 PM
Room: 
Washington State Convention Center - Room 611-612
ACPE Pharmacist: 0202-0000-19-068-L07-P
CEUs Pharmacist: .2
ACPE Pharmacy Technician: 0202-0000-19-068-L07-T
CEUs Pharmacy Technician: .2
Activity Type:
Knowledge-based