Merry Christmas! The holidays are a good time to reflect and give thanks. Our entire team is always grateful and giving thanks for all our blessings.
How much does compliance cost?
How much compliance costs is tricky to calculate, but there are multiple examples of organizations who have paid millions of dollars in fines from regulatory agencies, and/or medical malpractice lawsuits. Of course, there are many other ways facilities lose money because of poor practices, lack of oversight and expertise. What are some steps you can take to make your patients safer and greatly reduce your liability and costs?
The 2022 USP 800 Assessment Quiz
The 2022 version of the OctariusRx USP 800 assessment quiz is about to be released!
Happy Thanksgiving to all our team members, clients, vendors, and their families.
Happy Veterans Day!
Happy Veterans Day to all who are serving or have served our country!
The new version of USP Chapter 797 goes into effect November 1, 2023
The new version of USP Chapter 797 goes into effect November 1, 2023. Additionally, USP Chapter 800 (hazardous drugs) becomes enforceable on the same date. Is your facility fully compliant? What steps do you need to take to avoid patient safety issues and regulatory challenges?
Happy Halloween from the OctariusRx team!
Thank You to the Massachusetts Association of Ambulatory Surgery Centers
I had a great time at the annual Northeast Conference of the Massachusetts Association of Ambulatory Surgery Centers. A special thank you to Greg DeConcillis, President of MAASC and Jessica McDermott, Vice President of MAASC for the invitation.
Happy National Pharmacy Week!
Happy National Pharmacy Week to all our team members and colleagues!
Drug Shortages Update: October 2022
This week we are once again providing an update on the most recent drug shortages.