Diversion Central

Diversion Central

A harsh reality is that drug diversion is more prevalent than we want to admit. However, it’s critical for the safety of patients and the integrity of the health care institution to proactively address this issue.

Omnicell, a leading provider of medication and supply automation systems, provides a spectrum of solutions to aid you in this endeavor for keeping controlled substances secure, and keeping you informed of suspicious activity.

Educational Tools

Roundtable with Experts: What’s Your Strategy  in Preventing Drug Diversion?

This podcast brings together five leaders from health systems across the United States to discuss drug diversion in healthcare settings and speak about the tools and best practices for detecting and deterring drug diversion.  Learn more

Diversion Compendium

Diversion: Your Guide to Identification and Prevention

This compendium contains a selection of articles authored by pharmacy professionals about diversion published in Pharmacy Purchasing & ProductsLearn more

eBook - Top 10 Ways Drug Diverters Make Medications Disappear

Top Ten Ways Drug Diverters Make Medications Disappear

This eBook reveals the most common methods healthcare workers use to divert medications. You will also learn ways to detect and prevent each method, so you are better able to curb diversion at your healthcare facility.  Learn more

Medication Diversion Webinars

Thought Leadership SeriesPlease note that webinar recordings require a one-time registration on the BrightTalk platform.

Best Practices to Proactively Monitor Diversion (Register Now)

Drug Diversion Prevention in the Operating Room (Recording and Slides)

How to Strengthen Your Drug Diversion Surveillance Program: The MGH Experience (Recording and Slides)

Don’t Be the Next Headline – Regulatory Guidelines to Keep Compliant With the DEA and Other Agencies (Recording and Slides)

Better Safe Than Sorry – Best Practices for Infection Control Re: Drug Diversion (Recording and Slides)

360 Degree Drug Diversion Management – Expanding from Nursing Units to Procedural Areas and Pharmacy (Recording and Slides

When Health Care Providers Steal, Patients Are the Victims (Recording | Slides)

Top 10 Tricks Diverters Use to Steal Medications From Your Hospital — And How to Catch Them Each Time (Recording | Slides)

Crisis Control: How to Handle Diversion Incidents at Your Hospital (Recording | Slides)

Save Lives, Money, and Reputation - Take the Driver’s Seat on Medication Diversion (Recording | Slides)

Best Practices for Narcotics Handling in the Perioperative Environment (Recording)

Blog Articles

Blog ImageDrug Diversion 101: What You Need to Know

How Hospital Drug Diversion Puts Patients at Risk

How Drug Diversion Harms the Healthcare Facility and its Staff

Who Commits Drug Diversion and Why

How to Spot Drug Diversion in Your Hospital

Top 10 Tricks Diverters Use to Steal Medications: Part 1

Top 10 Tricks Diverters Use to Steal Medications: Part 2

Using Analytics to Detect Diversion

What to Do When You Suspect Drug Diversion

How to Develop a Proactive Drug Diversion Program

Destruction Through Diversion

Omnicell Solutions to Address Diversion

G4 Unity Enterprise PlatformOmnicell Analytics

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Controlled Substance Manager

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