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Cold Chain Distribution for Specialty Pharmacy
By Michael Li, PharmD Candidate; Nick Gazda, PharmD, MS, BCPS; and Molly Schneider, PharmD, MHA, CSP

In order to provide best-practice services to specialty pharmacy patients, proper cold chain distribution of specialty pharmacy medications is a foremost consideration; maintaining appropriate temperatures is critical to ensuring the efficacy of these costly medications. To learn about storage, stability, accreditation requirements, and additional details essential to establishing an efficient cold chain system, CLICK HERE.

Did You Know . . .
Adopting a refractometer to reveal tampering can be a useful strategy to enhance a facility’s diversion prevention efforts. CLICK HERE to view the benefits of using a refractometer to validate narcotic waste.

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Optimize Oral Chemotherapy Management
By Kirollos S. Hanna, PharmD, BCPS, BCOP

Despite the established place of oral oncolytics in the care continuum, their management requires unique strategies compared with infusion therapies, including timely coordination among oncology providers, clinical pharmacists, dispensing pharmacies, and the patient. To increase knowledge about safe handling, risks, dispensing, and more, CLICK HERE.

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