Healthcare Quality

A <797> Rewritten with Patient Safety in Mind

Revised USP Standards for Compounding Sterile Preparations

Gigi Davidson, R.Ph., DICVP, Chair of USP's Compounding Expert Committee shares her thoughts and background information on proposed revisions to <797> Pharmaceutical Compounding—Sterile Preparations. Compounding practitioners are encouraged to view and share comments on the changes online.

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Oh, the Possibilities! What I Learned from My Pharmacy Internship at USP

Tiffany Chan, 2015 USP Pharmacy Intern

Tiffany Chan, a PharmD candidate from Shenandoah University, details her rewarding experience participating in the 2015 USP Summer Internship Program.

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Preventing Medication-Related Patient Harm

Preventing medicine-related patient harm

While many individuals dismiss mistakes as ubiquitous and expected, healthcare professionals do not have the luxury to do so.  A mistake in healthcare may cost a life, which makes medication error ownership a professional and moral challenge.  

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