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USP Chapter 797 Sterile Compounding Changes

Safety of our medications remains a national focus.  Earlier this year, the United States Pharmacopeia adopted changes to USP 797 that will require all organizations to reassess their medication processes.  This month we begin with Part 1 of our 4 part series: Change on the Horizon = Understanding USP Chapter 797.
Change on the Horizon: USP Chapter 797 Sterile Compounding Changes - Effective December 2019  

On June 3, 2019, the USP released the long anticipated final changes to Chapter 797. There are significant changes that each organization will need to comply with by December 2019. This month we begin with Part 1 of our 4-part series. This month, we will focus on the changes that relate to Scope, Categorization, Beyond Use Dating, Personnel training and competency, and Personal hygiene and garbing requirements.

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