Review and update policies on the disposal of pharmaceuticals to prohibit the flushing of any drugs into the sewers.Read More »
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Review and update your water management plan to include the latest guidelines by CMS and CDC.Read More »
Longtime environmentalist and pharmacist Charlotte Smith, RPh, MS, will tell you what...
TJC has recently highlighted a Frequently Asked Question (FAQ) on storage management that clarifies storage of partial cylinders. Read More »
Use this chart to check worker safety training requirements for hospitals. This chart has been reviewed by healthcare and OSHA compliance experts, but may not be all inclusive for every facility.
Stop medical errors, patient harm, and angry surveyors by fixing your patient handoff process.