The FDA recently published a draft document. It’s entitled “Insanitary Conditions at Compounding Facilities: Guidance for the Industry.” You may obtain a PDF copy of this guidance document here. This post details steps you should take to ensure an effective sterile compounding evaluation.
The Joint Commission recently announced survey process changes. Here are the key points you need to know.Read more
Arguably the most important article in the December Perspectives discusses developing healthcare’s reporting culture. It’s detailed in Sentinel Event Alert publication #60, Developing a Reporting Culture: Learning from Close Calls and Hazardous Conditions.
As with all TJC Sentinel Event Alerts, read and analyze the advice it contains. Here are the steps you should take.
Perspectives also announced new pain assessment management standards. It covers for home care, behavioral healthcare and nursing care center accreditation. Here’s what you need to know.