RULES AND REGULATIONS: USP 800 Brings New Regulations to Hospital Pharmacies

IU Health Bedford USP 800 Pharmacy Under Construction, Architect:  Artekna All pharmacies that compound what are classified as hazardous drugs. such as chemotherapy drugs, must comply with USP 800 standards by July 1, 2018. These articles discuss the requirements:

New Rules for Handling Hazardous Drugs are More Comprehensive and Stringent
By: William N. Bernstein, LEED AP, AIA
Health Facilities Management, November 2, 2016

Key Changes and Additions to USP 797
By: Michael R. Page, PharmD, RPh July 2016

The Impact of USP 800 Guidelines on Compounding Chemotherapy Agents
By: Deb Oroszlan
Pharmacy OneSource Blog, May 2016