TITLE

Compounding Concerns

AUTHOR(S)
CLARK, CHERYL
PUB. DATE
October 2013
SOURCE
HealthLeaders Magazine;Oct2013, Vol. 16 Issue 8, p60
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the strategies and protocols being developed by hospital leaders in the wake of contaminated products from compounding pharmacies. A report from the Pharmacy Sterile Compounding Summit organized by the Charitable Trusts and the American Hospital Association showed that some 20 serious errors have resulted in 982 patients becoming ill. Steps taken by Scripps Health system to reduce risks are mentioned.
ACCESSION #
90520217

 

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