This session will review the new USP <800> standard and how attendees can adapt their operation for compliance. Attendees will learn how to conduct a risk assessment, design pharmacy workflow for hazardous drug (HD) sterile compounding, and implement standard operating procedures to protect employees, patients, and the environment.
Review the evolution of hazardous drug (HD) nonsterile compounding standards
Discuss strategies for completing the assessment of risk (AOR) for your facility
Integrate practices concerning the personal protective equipment to be donned and discarded when handling HDs
List work practices that must be incorporated for safe and efficient handling of HDs