This program will review principals associated with compounding of parenteral nutrition, including best practices to prevent errors related to these inherently complex compounded sterile products. This interactive session combines a lecture with live demonstrations of proper aseptic technique, use and maintenance of automated compounding devices, and more.
Examine common cause of errors associated with PN compounding
Demonstrate ways of avoiding errors by integrating ACDs into your workflow
Review examples of potential incompatibilities when combining additives & discuss how ACDs can help prevent them
Review which QA/QI programs are recommended when using ACDs
Examine ways to prevent microbial contamination when compounding PN using an ACD