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Heparin Single Dose VialsMedpass
February 15, 2016

Heparin Single Dose Vials

SCRx will distribute only Single Dose Heparin going forward

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By Carl Bryant

Blood Glucose Machine TracingSurvey
February 15, 2016

Blood Glucose Machine Tracing

Recently a focus point for state surveyors is blood glucose machine tracing

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By Andrew Yeung, Pharm.D.

Survey : Narcotic Use TracingSurvey
January 11, 2016

Survey : Narcotic Use Tracing

Surveyors are now focusing on Controlled Medications - looking for accuracy of charting, unnecessary drug, pain management and diversion.

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By Andrew Yeung, Pharm.D.

Cefazolin Trumps Nafcillin for MSSA InfectionClinical
October 11, 2015

Cefazolin Trumps Nafcillin for MSSA Infection

For patients infected with methicillin-susceptibleStaphylococcus aureus (MSSA), outcomes with cefazolin are similar to those with nafcillin, the recommended first-line therapy, according to a new study.

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By Mais Faraj

Critical Medication Shortage From ManufacturerPharmacy News
September 21, 2015

Critical Medication Shortage From Manufacturer

Meropenem, Primaxin (Imipenem- Cilastatin), Zosyn (Pipracillin- Sulbactam), Unasyn

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By Mais Faraj

Medicare and Medicaid Programs; Reform of Requirements for Long-Term Care FacilitiesSurvey
September 20, 2015

Medicare and Medicaid Programs; Reform of Requirements for Long-Term Care Facilities

A summary of the proposed pharmacy changes contained in the federal registrar Volume 80, No. 136

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By Carl Bryant

Amir's Quarterly "FYI" EmailSurvey
September 17, 2015

Amir's Quarterly "FYI" Email

Pharmacy related survey highlights from the community

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By Amir Amini

ISMP Aug 2015Pharmacy News
August 17, 2015

ISMP Aug 2015

August 2015 Long-Term Care Advisory for Safe Medication Practices

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By Andrew Yeung, Pharm.D.

ISMP July 16 2015Medpass
August 02, 2015

ISMP July 16 2015

For your review.

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By Andrew Yeung, Pharm.D.