Navigation Links
Baxa to Sponsor ASHP Midday Symposium - The Power of Control: Using Pharmacy Software Tools to get Control of your Workflow, Ensure Quality Control and Support Patient Safety Initiatives
Date:11/1/2010

ENGLEWOOD, Colo., Nov. 1, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Baxa Corporation, a leading provider of medical devices and systems that automate pharmacy operations and increase patient safety, today announced its sponsorship of a customer forum at the 45th American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP) Midyear Clinical Meeting.  The two-hour Midday Symposia presentation, The Power of Control: Using pharmacy software tools to get control of your workflow, ensure quality control and support patient safety initiatives, features a panel of health-system professionals that will highlight how pharmacy workflow management can improve patient safety, drive efficiency and manage quality control in the pharmacy.  The ACPE-accredited program takes place at 11:30 a.m. on Tuesday, December 7th in Platinum Ballroom 7 at the Anaheim Marriott Hotel in Anaheim, California.

The panel discussion, moderated by Rich Paoletti, Vice-President of Operations, Lancaster General Hospital, will explore the advantages of dose preparation management for IV and oral doses.  The panel will include a number of pharmacy experts, including:

  • Jennifer Austin, Director of Pharmacy, St. Joseph Hospital, N. Lutz, Florida.  She is an Associate Faculty member for the ASHP Foundation's Pharmacy Leadership Academy and a Clinical Assistant Professor with the University of Florida, College of Pharmacy.
  • Jack Bond, Director of Pharmacy and Director of Respiratory Therapy, Wesley Medical Center, Wichita, Kansas.  He is highly published, including a 2003 implementation guide for Electronic Medication Administration Records and Medication Bar Coding, and is a member of the ASHP, APHA, KSHP and the Wichita Academy of Pharmacists.
  • Pranish Kantesaria, Director of Pharmacy, Riley Children's Hospital, Indianapolis, Indiana.  In addition to earning a Doctorate of Pharmacy from the Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, he worked in genetics research at Harvard Medical School after receiving his BS in biochemistry/biophysics.

  • Participants are encouraged to visit www.baxa.com/ashp to register in advance for the presentation.  For a full list of Midday Symposia presentations, visit http://www.ashp.org/Midyear2010/Symposia/MiddaySymposia.aspx.

    In addition to supporting the symposia presentation, Baxa Corporation will exhibit its full range of medical devices and systems, which deliver more than 164 million safe medication doses each year.  Baxa invites attendees to stop by booth #1841 to witness what makes Baxa the leading provider of pharmacy automation and specialty devices for the safe and efficient preparation, handling, packaging and administration of fluid medications.

    About Baxa Corporation

    Baxa, a customer-focused medical device company, provides innovative, solution-based technologies for medication handling and delivery.  Its systems and devices promote the safe and efficient preparation, handling, packaging, and administration of medications.  Key products include the Abacus® Order Entry and Calculation Software, the DoseEdge™ Pharmacy Workflow Manager, ExactaMed® Oral Syringes, ExactaMix™ Automated Compounding Devices, InFuse™ and MicroFuse® Syringe Infusers, Repeater™ Pharmacy Pumps, NeoThrive® Enteral Syringes, the PadLock®  Set Saver and the RapidFill™ Automated Syringe Filler; used worldwide in hospitals and healthcare facilities.  Its subsidiary FHT, Inc. produces the IntelliFill® i.v. automation.  Privately held, Baxa Corporation has subsidiaries and sales offices in Florida, Canada and the United Kingdom; direct representation in Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Italy, Luxembourg, The Netherlands and Switzerland; and distribution partners worldwide.  Further information is available at www.baxa.com.Contact:Marian Robinson, Vice President, MarketingBaxa Corporation:  800.567.2292 ext. 2157 or 303.617.2157Email:  marian.robinson@baxa.comPerrin McCormick or Brandie GerrishHB | Hart-Boillot: 781-893-0053Email: baxa@hartboillot.com
    '/>"/>

    SOURCE Baxa Corporation
    Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
    All rights reserved

    Related medicine technology :

    1. Draeger Announces Sponsorship of Educational Initiatives Focusing on Wireless Advances for Healthcare
    2. PTCB Sponsors Joint Forces Pharmacy Seminar Challenge Coin
    3. Prodigy Diabetes Care, LLC Sponsors First Manufacturing Makes It Real Tour
    4. Roche Diagnostics Supports Fight Against MRSA as a Sponsor of Annual World MRSA Day
    5. Elekta Among Major Sponsors of Rocks Against Cancer Fundraiser
    6. Results From Investigator-Sponsored Trials Presented at SSIEM Conference
    7. QRxPharma to Sponsor Symposium at 13th World Congress on Pain Meeting
    8. BioStorage Technologies to Sponsor and Present Educational Workshops at Annual Biorepositories Conference
    9. Health Connect Partners Welcomes Cardinal Health as Title Sponsor of the 2010 Hospital O.R. & Surgery Center Conference
    10. Ferring Pharmaceuticals FIRMAGON® Joins Race to End Prostate Cancer as Official Sponsor of the Great Prostate Cancer Challenge / Dash for Dad
    11. MR-Guided Focused Ultrasound Symposium Announces Sponsors
    Post Your Comments:
    *Name:
    *Comment:
    *Email:
    (Date:5/4/2017)... May 4, 2017  A new tight-tolerance microextrusion ... other highly-engineered materials, is being launched by Natvar, ... been developed in recent years to service a ... surgical applications. More expensive materials such as glass ... tubing due to their ability to consistently hold ...
    (Date:5/3/2017)... , May 3, 2017  Kalorama Information notes ... nine percent next year and this is projected ... hematopoietic stem cell (HSCT) or bone marrow transplants ... technologies are well-suited for this task. This according ... publisher Kalorama Information. The various PCR-based methodologies, Sanger ...
    (Date:5/2/2017)... and LONDON , May ... market intelligence, MarketResearch.com is pleased to announce a business ... that allows for the marketing and distribution of ... through the MarketResearch.com website. The new relationship ... complete product descriptions and tables of contents from research ...
    Breaking Medicine Technology:
    (Date:5/22/2017)... San Antonio, TX (PRWEB) , ... May 22, 2017 , ... ... It starts with a body squatted, stretched, jumped, toned and shaped through fitness programs. ... And it is, of course, finished off with an irresistible, radiant smile. CDA ...
    (Date:5/21/2017)... ID (PRWEB) , ... May 20, 2017 , ... ... financial integration systems between ABC Financial Services and financial systems. , ... link or exported files that are electronically processed through GetLinked into their club’s ...
    (Date:5/21/2017)... ... ... For more than 20 years United Cutlery has been distinguished by unique and ... to fantasy. United Cutlery has always been “Stronger. Sharper” than the competition and it ... a range of weapons and tools built for battle, the M48 line by United ...
    (Date:5/19/2017)... ... May 19, 2017 , ... ... an upcoming episode of Innovations with Ed Begley, Jr., airing fourth quarter 2017 ... distributor of a clean, organic dietary supplement made from naturally occurring ingredients. Innovations ...
    (Date:5/19/2017)... , ... May 19, 2017 , ... ... 2017 class of Beckman Young Investigators: , Victor Acosta, Ph.D. - University of ... University, Dan Fu, Ph.D. - University of Washington, Erik Grumstrup, Ph.D. - Montana ...
    Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):