USP Chapter <795>: Improving Compounding Practices

Description

The United States Pharmacopeia (USP) Chapter <795> outlines standards for compounding quality nonsterile preparations—including the compounding process, facilities, equipment, components, documentation, quality controls, and training. It also covers requirements for assigning beyond-use dates to nonsterile preparations.  Does your operation comply with USP Chapter <795>? Attend this session to ask questions and discuss concerns about this comprehensive chapter. 

 

Pharmacist Learning Objectives

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

  1. Discuss the purpose of the USP Chapter <795>. 
  2. Identify personnel training and facility elements that are needed to comply with USP Chapter <795>.
  3. Discuss common mistakes that are made when trying to become compliant with USP Chapter <795>.

Technician Learning Objectives

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

  1. Discuss the purpose of the USP Chapter <795>. 
  2. Identify personnel training and facility elements that are needed to comply with USP Chapter <795>.
  3. Discuss common mistakes that are made when trying to become compliant with USP Chapter <795>.
 
 
 
Speakers:
Patricia
Patricia Kienle, RPh, MPA, FASHP
Director, Accreditation and Medication Safety
Cardinal Health
 
Seth
Seth DePasquale, R.Ph.
Pharmacist in Charge
BET Pharm
 
Learning Level: Level 2
Track: Health-System Pharmacy
Session Time Slot(s): 
Date: 
Sunday, March 22
Time: 
3:15 PM - 5:15 PM
Room: 
Gaylord National Resort - National Harbor 3
CEUs Pharmacist: 0.2
CEUs Pharmacy Technician: 0.2
Activity Type:
Knowledge-based