SCRx Blog

We use our blog to communicate SCRx and industry news with our members. Please subscribe today.

ISMP July 16 2015Medpass
August 02, 2015

ISMP July 16 2015

For your review.

Read Full Article

By Andrew Yeung, Pharm.D.

ISMP Medication Safety Alert June 2015Medpass
August 02, 2015

ISMP Medication Safety Alert June 2015

We will start posting all ISMP Medication Safety Alerts to the "Documents" section in our facility portal.

Read Full Article

By Andrew Yeung, Pharm.D.

Generic Namenda Now AvailableMedpass
August 02, 2015

Generic Namenda Now Available

Save your patients the expense of having to purchase Namenda XR. Ask your physician to switch to the generic or request the pharmacy to recommend the dosage from XR to generic Namenda.

Read Full Article

By Laura Lindberg

Drug Quality & Security Act (DQSA) and the Drug Supply Chain Security Act (DSCSA)Pharmacy News
August 02, 2015

Drug Quality & Security Act (DQSA) and the Drug Supply Chain Security Act (DSCSA)

This new act greatly limits our ability to borrow medications in shortage going forward.

Read Full Article

By Derek Ishaque

Nurse Consultant | Mildred LibedAbout SCRx
July 20, 2015

Nurse Consultant | Mildred Libed

New addition to the team : Mildred Libed Nurse consultant

Read Full Article

By Derek Ishaque

Proposed Changes to Nursing Home Rules: Biggest Changes in 24 YearsLTC Industry News
July 20, 2015

Proposed Changes to Nursing Home Rules: Biggest Changes in 24 Years

CMS released a preliminary copy of the proposed Reforms for Medicare/Medicaid LTC Requirements. These significantly amend the requirements for long-term care (LTC) facilities that participate in the Medicare and Medicaid programs.

Read Full Article

By Andrew Yeung, Pharm.D.

Top 10 Deficiencies 2015Survey
July 20, 2015

Top 10 Deficiencies 2015

Top 10 Deficiencies in 2015 by F Tag Cited for North / South San Diego and Statewide

Read Full Article

By Andrew Yeung, Pharm.D.

National Alert Issued: Hospitals Should Use Only Medication Dosing Cups with mL MeasurementsMedpass
July 13, 2015

National Alert Issued: Hospitals Should Use Only Medication Dosing Cups with mL Measurements

Recommending the replacement of dosage cups that measure liquid medications in fluid drams with cups that measure only in metric (mL)

Read Full Article

By Mais Faraj

New SCRx WebsiteAbout SCRx
July 05, 2015

New SCRx Website

New Online Features for SCRx Pharmacy

Read Full Article

By Derek Ishaque