Navigation Links
Improving Safety While Advancing the Pharmacy Technician Profession
Date:5/12/2010

HOUSTON, May 12 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Pharmacy Technician Association (NPTA) is doing its part to improve the safety of pharmacy technicians with the launch of a new ACPE-accredited certification course on the safe handling of hazardous medications, also referred to as Chemo Certification.

The new course will teach pharmacy technicians the latest standards and recommendations on how to prepare, manipulate, store and dispose of hazardous drugs. NPTA's Founder and CEO Mike Johnston said that he wanted to create a course that provided pharmacy professionals with quality education and valuable hands-on experience without faltering on convenience and affordability.

"It is a natural expansion for NPTA to launch a national certification course on the topic of safe handling of hazardous drugs due to our extensive involvement with the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH), the United States Pharmacopeia (USP)'/>"/>

SOURCE National Pharmacy Technician Association
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine technology :

1. Wireless-Life Sciences Alliance (WLSA) Applauds Partner Organizations for Supporting Goal of Improving Healthcare Via Wireless Technologies
2. Philips Introduces Breakthrough Medical Alert Service That Helps Enable Continued Independence for Seniors by Improving Access to Help in the Event of a Fall
3. Chimerix CEO George Painter, Ph.D., to Speak on Improving Biodefense Product Discovery and Development Strategies at Institute of Medicine Workshop
4. Medco, State of Illinois and Community Retail Pharmacies Launch Wired Collaborative Solution to Close Critical Medication-Related Gaps in Healthcare, Improving Outcomes and Lowering Costs
5. European Lung Cancer Screening Trial Demonstrates New Inexpensive Strategy for Improving Accuracy of Diagnosis
6. Improving Quality, Cost-Effectiveness, and Time Savings in Preclinical Inhalable Formulation Development
7. Estrogen Getting Cool Reception From Dermatologists for Mixed Results in Improving Appearance of Skin
8. PARI LC Plus and PRONEB Ultra Used in Two Perforomist Studies on Improving COPD Therapies
9. Two-Year Data Reinforce Effect of ACTEMRA(R) (tocilizumab) in Inhibiting Progression of Joint Damage and Improving Physical Function in Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients
10. New Study Shows Probiotic Strain Effective in Improving Irritable Bowel Syndrome Symptoms
11. Chemoembolization Improving as Liver Cancer Treatment
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:9/1/2015)... 1, 2015 Taiwan,s ... conference in Taipei on  August ... Vaucarrin™ platform, a targeted drug delivery technology that uses ... This event was part of a joint press conference held ... Inc. (GNT), showcasing GNT,s latest edible gold-based food and ...
(Date:9/1/2015)... 1, 2015 The global ... basis of sectors, products & services and application. And ... with the increasing demand of advanced drugs for ... propel the growth for bioinformatics market. The implementation ... is known as bioinformatics. Decreasing cost of DNA ...
(Date:9/1/2015)... 31, 2015 Research and Markets ( ... "Introduction to Veterinary Pharmacovigilance (London, UK - ... This course has been designed to ... those concerned with Veterinary Pharmacovigilance. New entrants, support ... a better understanding of veterinay drug safety will ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:GNTbm Updates Developments in the Vaucarrin(TM) annogold Drug Delivery Platform 2GNTbm Updates Developments in the Vaucarrin(TM) annogold Drug Delivery Platform 3GNTbm Updates Developments in the Vaucarrin(TM) annogold Drug Delivery Platform 4GNTbm Updates Developments in the Vaucarrin(TM) annogold Drug Delivery Platform 5Global Bioinformatics Market Valued at Over $1.3 Billion in 2013 and is Expected to Grow at CAGR of 20.3% From 2014 to 2020: Hexa Research 2Global Bioinformatics Market Valued at Over $1.3 Billion in 2013 and is Expected to Grow at CAGR of 20.3% From 2014 to 2020: Hexa Research 3Global Bioinformatics Market Valued at Over $1.3 Billion in 2013 and is Expected to Grow at CAGR of 20.3% From 2014 to 2020: Hexa Research 4Introduction to Veterinary Pharmacovigilance Seminar (London, UK - September 23-24) 2
... 10 BioMosaics Inc., a cancer,biomarker development company, ... its proprietary products for the identification of Glypican-3,(GPC3) ... vitro diagnostic tests. This will,allow the GPC3 (Human ... or plasma, and the GPC3 (Human Glypican-3) Monoclonal ...
... Peregrine,Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: PPHM ), a clinical ... of cancer and,hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection, today ... the Drug Controller General of India (DCGI) for ... of bavituximab in combination,with the chemotherapy drugs paclitaxel ...
Cached Medicine Technology:BioMosaics' Glypican-3 Blood & Tissue Tests Receive CE Marking in Europe 2Peregrine Pharmaceuticals Submits Clinical Protocol to Initiate Bavituximab Phase II Trial in Patients With Metastatic Breast Cancer 2Peregrine Pharmaceuticals Submits Clinical Protocol to Initiate Bavituximab Phase II Trial in Patients With Metastatic Breast Cancer 3Peregrine Pharmaceuticals Submits Clinical Protocol to Initiate Bavituximab Phase II Trial in Patients With Metastatic Breast Cancer 4
(Date:9/2/2015)... ... September 02, 2015 , ... Available in select spas ... PIONNIÈRE XMF Perfection Youth Rich Cream , an evolution of the classic ... with a lipid-replenishing marine oil for intense nourishing and moisturizing. Phytomer exclusive ingredient ...
(Date:9/2/2015)... ... 02, 2015 , ... Canopy Partners, a North Carolina based ... 5000 List, an independent ranking of the fastest- growing private companies in ... achievement puts Canopy in rarefied company. Over the years, this elite group has ...
(Date:9/2/2015)... ... September 02, 2015 , ... Traveling to the Caribbean can be an ... flora and fauna. , Lifestyle Holidays Vacation Club knows that Puerto ... travelers experience that much better, Lifestyle Holidays Vacation Club has put together its list ...
(Date:9/1/2015)... (PRWEB) , ... September 01, 2015 , ... September is ... this disease that affects more than 233,000 men each year in the United States. ... the most common non-skin cancer in America, affecting 1 in 7 men. One new ...
(Date:9/1/2015)... ... September 01, 2015 , ... Earth Brands, ... new fall collection. Every customer who buys an Earth Brand shoe will be ... partnership with Trees for the Future, a nonprofit dedicated to planting more trees. ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Phytomer announces PIONNIÈRE XMF Perfection Youth Rich Cream 2Health News:Phytomer announces PIONNIÈRE XMF Perfection Youth Rich Cream 3Health News:Phytomer announces PIONNIÈRE XMF Perfection Youth Rich Cream 4Health News:Canopy Partners Named to 2015 Inc. 5000 Fastest Growing Companies List 2Health News:Lifestyle Holidays Vacation Club Lists 3 Things to Consider When On a Puerto Plata Vacation 2Health News:Lifestyle Holidays Vacation Club Lists 3 Things to Consider When On a Puerto Plata Vacation 3Health News:September is Prostate Cancer Awareness Month 2Health News:September is Prostate Cancer Awareness Month 3Health News:Earth Brands Footwear Partners with Trees for the Future for Launch of Fall Collection: Buy Shoes, Plant a Tree 2Health News:Earth Brands Footwear Partners with Trees for the Future for Launch of Fall Collection: Buy Shoes, Plant a Tree 3
... 12, 2011Michael L. Dennis, Ph.D., Senior Research Psychologist ... Christy K. Scott, Ph.D., Research Psychologist at the ... Anderson Research Award for their long-term outcomes study ... treatment outcomes among adults attending alcohol/drug treatment. Sponsored ...
... Public Images: Cut and paste into the body of ... search to date of DNA abnormalities in chronic lymphocytic ... drive this common blood cancer, a finding that could ... will progress rapidly or remain indolent for years, say ...
... Medical researchers at the University of Alberta have created ... and informational topics related to weight, that parents can ... child,s weight management with health professionals. Researchers in ... of Alberta created these ,conversation cards, based on their ...
... multiforme (GBM) is the most common and lethal of ... For most patients, treatment involves surgery followed by both ... are resistant to the effects of temozolomide. A team ... of Toronto, Toronto, has now determined that the protein ...
... brain atrophy patterns in Alzheimer,s disease patients using MRIs ... to a new study by researchers from the Perelman ... also found that higher baseline Alzheimer,s patterns of atrophy ... The study is published online in Brain . ...
... be part of the Homo erectus diet. But the ... survival of Homo erectus and the evolution of modern ... Tel Aviv University researchers Dr. Ran Barkai, Miki Ben-Dor, and Prof. ... Studies examined the published data describing animal bones associated with ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Drs. Michael Dennis and Christy Scott earn Hazelden’s Dan Anderson Research Award 2Health News:Drs. Michael Dennis and Christy Scott earn Hazelden’s Dan Anderson Research Award 3Health News:Massive DNA search uncovers new mutations driving blood cancer 2Health News:Massive DNA search uncovers new mutations driving blood cancer 3Health News:Researchers develop 'conversation cards' to broach subject of pediatric weight management 2Health News:Researchers develop 'conversation cards' to broach subject of pediatric weight management 3Health News:Test for Alzheimer's disease predicts cognitive decline in Parkinson's disease 2Health News:The disappearance of the elephant caused the rise of modern man 2Health News:The disappearance of the elephant caused the rise of modern man 3
... to dilate the lower ureter ... assess possible submucosal tunneling. Also ... anesthetic in the ureter. The ... or dislodgment of a ureteral ...
... Used for the injection of contrast medium, ... dual lumen design eliminates the need for ... to promote atraumatic passage into and through ... of hydrophilic polymer that when activated, attracts ...
Used for retrograde pyelogram. Supplied sterile in peel-open packages. Intended for one-time use....
Used for drainage and navigation of a tortuous ureter. The tapered tip eases placement as there are no edges to interfere with the ureteral orifice. Supplied sterile in peel-open packages. Intended f...
Medicine Products: