Safe Handling of Hazardous Drugs Video Training Program
- © American Society of Health-System Pharmacists
- James A. Jorgenson MS, RPh, FASHP; Luci A. Power MS, RPh
- ISBN-10: 1-58528-139-5 / ISBN-13: 978-1-58528-139-8
- Pharmacy/Pharmacology, Nursing, Patient Safety and Quality Improvement , Point of Care, Video
The Safe Handling of Hazardous Drugs Video Training Program has been updated and is now fully compliant with the new USP and JCAHO standards. This program demonstrates recommended procedures for cytotoxic and hazardous drug preparation, administration, spill cleanup, and waste management, in order to help reduce risk.
The Safe Handling of Hazardous Drugs Video Training Program is fully compliant with USP <797> and additional study guides can also be purchased.
This video training program helps to reduce risk by demonstrating recommended procedures for cytoxic and hazardous drug preparation, administration, spill clean-up, and waste management. The nine sections of this program explain the correct methods for working within engineering controls to maintain safety, the use of personal protective equipment to reduce exposure, and aseptic technique to ensure proper and safe compounding of preparations. Other areas covered include storage and transport, risk assessment and decontamination.
Quotes, Reviews or Testimonials
""This video is the cornerstone of our training in chemotherapy admixture.""
-- Michael J. Melby MS, RPH, BCPS is the Director of Pharmacy at Hendricks Regional Health and claims