USP <800> Hazardous Drug Handling Standards rollout begins today, April 4

April 4, 2023  //  FOUND IN: Updates & Resources

The rollout of the new USP <800> Hazardous Drug Handling Standards takes place today, April 4. Changes to MiChart and Pyxis began early this morning with changes rolling out over a couple of hours. 

Orders with changes in hazardous drug classification may have conflicting comments until discontinued or re-entered. The source of truth will be the MAR banner.

Additional information can be found on the Pharmacy Hazardous Drug Resources page, and in this Headlines story from February.

The USP 800 Go-Live flyer provides information on how to seek help with urgent and non-urgent USP 800 rollout related issues and questions.