Specialty Pharmacy Insights

[Video Series] How Does the Compounding Quality Act Promote Patient Safety?

In 2013, the Drug Quality and Security Act established the designation of registered Outsourcing Facilities for large-scale, sterile compounding pharmacies. Outsourcing Facilities are subject to additional government oversight and must implement ...

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Avella Hosting Exclusive Workshop on Federal Regulation of Pharmacy Compounding at Hawaiian Eye 2015

Avella will be hosting an exclusive workshop at Hawaiian Eye 2015 on January 20, 2015 for attendees to learn more about the implications of new compounding legislation directly from a regulatory expert.   This workshop will be led by William A. ...

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Outsourcing Facilities for Sterile Compounded Medications: Examining New Legislation & the Impact on Providers

This article was originally published in the latest issue of Dispensing Excellence, a publication by Avella Specialty Pharmacy. Legislation related to prescription medications has historically been enacted in response to serious issues and adverse ...

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Avella Designs Clean Room to Maintain Current Good Manufacturing Processes for Patient Safety

Legislation enacted in 2013 provides for increased government oversight of sterile prescription compounding facilities in order to improve the quality and safety of compounded medications.  This gives providers the ability to quickly and easily ...

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Examining New Legislation Around Outsourcing Facilities & the Impact on Ophthalmology Practices

Legislation related to prescription medications has historically been enacted in response to serious issues and adverse events including patient deaths, birth defects, and the marketing of ineffective medications.  As a result of issues like these, ...

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