ACHCU workshops are specifically designed to prepare healthcare organizations for the initial or renewal accreditation process.

USP <800> Compliance Workshop sponsored by PCAB


Upcoming Workshop Dates:

March 11, 2020
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Cary, NC



June 17, 2020
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Cary, NC



Since USP General Chapter <800> became official on December 1, 2019, there has been much discussion among pharmacies about the interpretation of these new guidelines – and the impact on their operations. During this workshop participants will examine the new standards and discover practical applications.

This workshop will offer CEs.


Key items addressed include:


  • Facility design
  • Creating an OSHA compliant HD List
  • Shipping HDs
  • OSHA Hazardous Communications Programs
  • Respiratory protection
  • Workflow considerations
  • Personnel training
  • Primary Engineering Controls (PECs)
  • Deactivation and decontamination 


Learning Objectives:

  • Define what is considered a hazardous drug
  • Provide strategies to achieve USP <800> compliance 


Intended Audience:

This workshop is relevant to sterile and non-sterile compounders and any healthcare provider that works with hazardous drugs.

Your Instructor(s):

Jon Pritchett, Pharm.D., RPh., BCSCP
Program Director

Bryan Prince, MBA
Compounding Safety, Workflow, and Design Consultant