07.01.2015

Pharmacy Purchasing & Products - Detecting and Responding to Drug Diversion

"Diversion may occur wherever controlled substances are found. Obvious locations are in the pharmacy and from ADCs, but the list also includes transportation carts, patient rooms during administration, in the hands of nursing staff before and after administration, and waste and sharps containers. Controlled substances also are found in receiving areas and mailrooms and in affiliated medical practices."

Second article in the two part series discussing drug diversion. Click Here to read more.

 

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