Tbo-filgrastim (Granix™) has been added adult formulary, and new restrictions have been placed on filgrastim (Neupogen®). Pharmacy will automatically interchange orders from filgrastim to tbo-filgrastim, dependent on the indication.
Sodium chloride 0.9% and sodium chloride 0.45% 1000 mL bags are on critical shortage throughout the system. During the shortage, pharmacy will automatically interchange orders as per the criteria in the memo below.
Effective January 21, 2014, there will be implemented restrictions to the prescribing and administration of dexmedetomidine (Precedex) to specific patient care situations. Please read the attached memo for details.
The Joint Commission recently identified opportunities for improvement in the AMI programs at adult hospitals, relative to Time Out, Informed Consent, Co-morbidities & Co-concurring conditions, and Pan of Care.
This program is designed for nurse practitioners and physician assistants involved in the care of young children and adolescents. A faculty both clinically and academically oriented will address state-o...