Victor Alves Presenting at the NYSAASC Spring Conference

Victor Alves Presenting at the NYSAASC Spring Conference

OctariusRx President and Consultant Pharmacist Victor Alves is presenting “Medication Management 101 and 201: The Basic and the Advanced” at the New York State Association of Ambulatory Surgery Centers Spring Conference.

He will discuss the basics of safe medication management, as well as more advanced concepts. Additionally, he will address the most common survey issues and provide practical tips for improving patient safety and survey success. Some of the topics to be discussed include regulatory requirements/standards, the most often cited standards, safe injection practices, medication reconciliation, confused drug names, high-alert medications, controlled substance management, how to mitigate controlled substance diversions, documentation and much more.

This year the conference is being held at the Saratoga Hilton and Saratoga Springs City Center in Saratoga Springs, New York. The conference takes place on May 10th and 11th and the presentation will be on Wednesday at 9:15am.



The Consultant Pharmacists at OctariusRx provide guidance on safe medication management, survey readiness and cost savings to ambulatory healthcare facilities/surgery centers, senior care facilities and pharmacies. We also help individual patients optimize their medications to improve their quality of life and save money. Contact us for assistance.


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