Allegheny Health Innovates IV Medication Management
Podcast Episode 4
Health systems are continuously being challenged to ensure IV preparations are prepared safely and accurately while complying with increasingly complex regulations. As a result, many rely on 503B outsourcing pharmacies to provide the vast majority of pre-mixed compounded sterile products. But as product shortages and pricing fluctuations in this supply chain become more acute, it actually puts more pressure on pharmacy staffs and budget. Learn how Allegheny Health Network innovated using advanced technology and the use of expert technicians to run it, leading to enhanced safety, improved practices, and cost savings.
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