Are you ready for USP <800>, <795> and <797>? The anticipated compliance deadline is Dec. 1, 2019. Regulatory bodies are expected to enforce the standards, and non-compliance could potentially result in citations.
USP <800> outlines the practice and quality standards for safe handling of hazardous drugs throughout a healthcare organization and through nearly every aspect of the medication process. It affects not just the pharmacy but a variety of personnel, such as the nursing unit staff, environmental services, operating room staff and more.
USP <795> and <797> affect pharmacy operations.
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