• TALK INFUSION WEBINAR: Complying with the 2022 Version of USP General Chapter <797>

    The wait is over! With the release of USP General Chapter <797> on November 1, 2022, sterile compounding organizations can move forward with implementing a higher standard of patient care. This webinar will highlight the major changes to USP General Chapter <797>, focusing on beyond-use dating, personnel training and competencies, viable sampling, and quality management. Nuance changes that significantly impact sterile compounding operations will also be discussed.

    Learning Objectives
    • Identify the major chapter changes between the 2008 and 2022 version of USP <797>.
    • Differentiate between Category 1, 2, and 3 compounded sterile preparations (CSPs) and list the specific requirements for each.
    • Explain the requirements of the chapter-defined competencies. 
    • List the required frequencies for viable air and surface sampling, based on the Category of CSPs compounded.
    • Describe the components of an effective sterile compounding quality management system.

    Abby Roth, Founder, Pure Microbiology