With the upcoming implementation of USP <800> on December 1, 2019, the practice for handling hazardous drugs will be impacted across the continuum of care. SoftWriters is committed to keeping your pharmacy informed of future changes in regulations.
LIVE Webinar! Join SoftWriters’ in-house NCPDP SCRIPT V2017071 Certified Expert Mark Fulton as he explains what the NCPDP SCRIPT V2017071 Standard Implementation Challenge means for LTC pharmacies and the best ways to deal with this daunting change.
We are pleased and proud to announce that Mark Fulton, Clinical Product Manager at SoftWriters, has successfully received SCRIPT V2017071 certification. Mark is now one of the few industry experts who has achieved this distinction with flying colors.
While an extension has been placed around the enforcement remedies for certain Phase 2 Mega Rule and Antibiotic Stewardship requirements from CMS [Nov 2019], it is still necessary to be working towards compliance on these items.
Phase 2 of the Reform of Requirements for LTC Facilities outlines requirements that facilities must meet in order to participate in the Medicare and Medicaid programs as of November 28, 2017. These requirements are aimed at improving the quality of health care and patient safety. Here are the three areas you need to be working towards as a pharmacy servicing Medicare/Medicaid facilities.
Audits are costly and happening at an increased rate. They commonly occur 12x’s or more each year, requiring your team to spend countless hours sorting through and organizing paperwork. Costs skyrocket when one singular piece of documentation is missing. With FrameworkECM content management solution, one staff member could respond to an entire audit in a matter of hours.