Pharmacy Inspection Podcast

Pharmacy Inspection Podcast

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Promoting compliance and quality in compounding pharmacy. Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/pharmacy-inspection/support


34 – Viable Air Sampling
Dec 12, 2018 • 31 min
This week we welcome Brenda Jensen and Jim Hack of Compounding Consultants to the podcast. They both began their pharmacy careers as technicians over 30 years at an Air Force Base and now consult pharmacies, large and small, in compounding compliance for…
32 – Kim Kieffer USP Chapters OTHER THAN 795, 797 & 800!
Nov 2, 2018 • 25 min
This week we welcome Kim Kieffer to the podcast. Kim is the Director of Corporate Relations at Empower Pharmacy in Houston Texas. She’s been a compounding consultant at Spectrum, Letco and Freedom Pharmaceuticals. Most recently she was the Academy Manager…
Episode 31 - Melissa Stefko Contamination Control
Oct 13, 2018 • 27 min
Pharmacy Inspection Podcast Episode 31 - Melissa Stefko This week we welcome Melissa Stefko, from Wells Pharmacy Network to the podcast. Melissa Stefko, Senior Director of Quality for 503B Wells Pharmacy Network, will be discussing contamination control…
Pharmacy Inspection Podcast - Episode 30 - USP Designated Person
Sep 5, 2018 • 16 min
This week Greg Stowell and Jon Pritchett from PCAB (ACHC) speak with us about a new course they’ve released that teaches you all about becoming compliant with the Designated Person requirement within USP 800. Found out more about the ACHC Designated…
29 - Process Improvement
Aug 28, 2018 • 23 min
This week Bryan and I talk about Process Improvement! We give specific examples of how to start out improving a few processes within your own pharmacy. —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/pharmacy-inspection/support
Episode 28 - Compounding Design Theory
Aug 8, 2018 • 19 min
This week Bryan and I talk about Compounding Design Theory! This podcast stemmed from a conversation Bryan and I had about a hood that he helped design for Encore Scientific (pictured on left); a hood with a clear view from any angle. Which is extremely…
27 - USP 797 Revision
Jul 31, 2018 • 39 min
Thanks SO so much for everyone that did tune in; I promise next live event I will DEFINITELY RAISE THE BAR!!! I’ve fixed most of the audio issues and I believe we’ll revisit this conversation again the very near future! LAST WEEK USP announced the…
Episode 26 - Vitae Industries 3D AutoCompounder (3D Printer)
Jul 25, 2018 • 17 min
This week we broadcast our interview that we recorded at CCH in June. Bryan was able to sit down with Jeanine Sinanan-Sing, co-founder and CEO of Vitae Industries, maker of the AutoCompounder 3D printer . They talk about their platform and the exciting…
25 - Kim Kieffer
Jul 10, 2018 • 31 min
This week we welcome Kim Kieffer! Kim is the Director of Corporate Relations at Empower Pharmacy in Houston Texas. She’s been a compounding consultant at Spectrum, Letco and Freedom Pharmaceuticals. Most recently she was the Academy Manager at Fagron…
24 - Christine Roussel
Jul 7, 2018 • 22 min
This week we welcome Christine Roussel, assistant Director of Pharmacy at Doylestown Hospital in Pennsylvania and Program Facilitator for Medisca’s LP3 Network. This was a great conversation about containment practices and we really hope to have her on…
23 - Greg Stowell.
Jul 7, 2018 • 23 min
This week we welcome Greg Stowell, Education and Consulting Manager for Accreditation University. We discuss how ACHC is helping to bring continuous quality education to compounders. WE’RE NOW ON iHEART RADIO PODCASTS (click here)! Sign up for updates…
22 - 795 Revisions
Jul 7, 2018 • 29 min
On April 20th 2018, the USP had an online open forum where they discussed the proposed revision of 795. Today on the show Bryan and Seth discuss some of the proposed changes to 795. WE’RE NOW ON iHEART RADIO PODCASTS (click here)! Sign up for updates from…
21 - Lauren Bernick
Jul 7, 2018 • 23 min
This week we welcome Lauren Bernick, Director of Advertising for the International Journal of Pharmaceutical Compounding. Lauren also runs a website called wellelephant.com, where she consults on nutrition using a whole foods, plant based diet. This week…
Pharmacy Inspection Podcast Ep 20 - Endotoxin v Endospores
Jul 7, 2018 • 22 min
This week Bryan and I discuss the differences between endotoxin and endospores; diving a little deeper into the post from last week. We talk about the basics of these two, why they’re important and how to kill or deactivate them. WE’RE NOW ON iHEART RADIO…
19 - Donnie Calhoun
Jul 7, 2018 • 29 min
This week we welcome Donnie Calhoun, Pharmacist, Pharmacy owner and CEO & Executive Director for the American College of Apothecaries (ACA). Donnie brings a lot of experience and knowledge to the podcast this week as we discuss the topic of education…
18 - Denise Frank
Jul 7, 2018 • 23 min
This week we welcome Denise Frank, Pharmacist, Consultant, Educator…within compounding Denise has done a LOT! We met Denise at the ACA meeting in Florida and had to have her on the podcast. Denise has also worked for the National Associations of Boards of…
17 - Erika Fallon
Jul 7, 2018 • 24 min
This week we welcome Erika Fallon, Supervising Pharmacist at Fallon Wellness Pharmacy to the podcast. Erika is heavily involved in the International Academy of Compounding Pharmacists as she is on their Board of Directors and also sits on the legislative…
Pharmacy Inspection Podcast Ep 16 - Bryan & Seth talk PPE
Jul 7, 2018 • 26 min
This week Bryan and I discuss proper donning and doffing of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) - there seems to be much discussion this topic and how to perform properly when it comes to hazardous drug handling. Honestly, I think this is still open for…
15 - Bill Fixler Part 2
Jul 7, 2018 • 27 min
In our 15th episode Pharmacist and rockstar entrepreneur, Bill Fixler talks about his experience in co-owning 3 pharmacies; all of which compound. Most recently, Bill has been working on opening a 503B pharmacy, Asteria Health in Birmingham, Alabama. We…
14 - Herschell Hitchcock
Jul 7, 2018 • 28 min
This week we welcome Herschell Hitchcock, President of EOC1 to the podcast. Herschell is an industrial hygienist by training and has a ton of experience in how exactly cleanrooms work and how to troubleshoot problems when something goes wrong. His company…
13 - Brenda J & Jim H
Jul 7, 2018 • 27 min
This week we welcome Brenda Jensen and Jim Hack of Compounding Consultants to the podcast. They both began their pharmacy careers as technicians over 30 years at an Air Force Base and now consult pharmacies, large and small, in compounding compliance for…
12 - Loyd Allen
Jul 7, 2018 • 25 min
This week we welcome Dr. Loyd Allen Jr. to the podcast. He is the editor-in-chief of the International Journal of Pharmaceutical Compounding (click here) and has been an outspoken advocate for improving quality in compounding as well as advising on…
11 - Java Coleman
Jul 7, 2018 • 29 min
Java Coleman joins us this week. He is a consultant for the pharmaceutical industry through XLN Collaborative Consulting. Java has been working for many year now in the area of process improvement. He’s also worked at large organizations like Fagron, Apex…
9 - Joe C. & Bill M.
Jul 7, 2018 • 26 min
In our 9th episode we speak with Joe Cabaliero and Bill Mixon. Both of these gentlemen have a history in compounding pharmacy that is interesting and impressive. Recently, they have submitted a proposal to include sterile compounding as one of the Board…
10 - Rad Dillon
Jul 7, 2018 • 29 min
This week we talk with Rad Dillon. He is a pharmacist and certified surveyor and consultant for the Accreditation Commission for Health Care with a lot of experience performing PCAB accreditation audits. Rad also has experience in writing Standard…
8 - Pharmetric Labs
Jul 7, 2018 • 33 min
HAPPY NEW YEAR! Welcome to 2018. In our 8th episode we speak with James Brown and Dr. Wayne Dehaven of Pharmetric Laboratory. We’ll be talking about the importance of method suitability, why it’s necessary and what Pharmetric specializes in: Rapid…
7 - Jon Pritchett
Jul 7, 2018 • 28 min
In our 7th episode we speak with Jon Pritchett, Associate Director of Pharmacy for Accreditation Commission for Health Care. Jon has not only worked in compounding pharmacy for many years but is now director of pharmacy of the accrediting body that audits…
6 - Bill Fixler
Jul 7, 2018 • 31 min
In our sixth episode Pharmacist and rockstar entrepreneur, Bill Fixler talks about his experience in co-owning 3 pharmacies; all of which compound. Most recently, Bill has been working on opening a 503B pharmacy, Asteria Health in Birmingham, Alabama. We…
5 - Cheri Kraemer
Jul 7, 2018 • 22 min
In our fifth episode we welcome Cheri Kraemer, owner and pharmacist in charge of Pharmacy Specialties, Inc. Cheri has been compounding for many years and was recently distinguished by ACHC for the pharmacy’s compliance with USP 800. On this episode we’ll…
4 - Shawn Valandra Part
Jul 7, 2018 • 25 min
In our fourth episode we welcome back Shawn Valandra, owner of SV Environmental Consulting and SVE Filtration. Shawn has experience in providing clean air solutions to GMP Environments for the last 20 years. Bryan Prince and Shawn have consulted on and…
3 - Shawn Valandra
Jul 7, 2018 • 25 min
In our third episode we welcome Shawn Valandra, owner of SV Environmental Consulting and SVE Filtration. Shawn has experience in providing clean air solutions to GMP Environments for the last 20 years. Bryan Prince and Shawn have consulted on and built…
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Jul 7, 2018 • 27 min
In our second episode we dissect Seth’s experience with attempting to become compliant with USP . We talk about some of the issues he went through as well as what was done to mitigate the problems. If you’re in the planning stages or about to undertake…
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Jul 7, 2018 • 27 min
In Episode 1 of the Pharmacy Inspection Podcast, Bryan Prince and Seth DePasquale introduce themselves and how they entered into the compounding arena. They also open up a discussion about they delay of USP , the most recent standard that attempts to…