This presentation will review the NIOSH guidelines, USP Chapter <800> requirements/standards related to nursing, describe safe-handling practices, and discuss the technology and procedures available to decrease the risks of handling, preparing, and administering hazardous drugs.
1.25 contact hours available
Accreditation Statement This educational activity is jointly provided by Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. (AJJ) and AMSN. Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, provider number CEP 5387.
Disclosures The speaker and planning committee members reported no actual or potential conflict of interest in relation to this continuing nursing education activity.
Learning Outcome At the conclusion of this activity, the learner will be able to describe the NIOSH guidelines, chapter 800 requirements/standards related to nursing, safe-handling practices, and discuss the technology and procedures available to decrease the risks of handling, preparing, and administering hazardous drugs.
RN, MN, CCRN-K, CCTN,
Transplant/Surgery Program Nurse Specialist,
UPMC Presbyterian University of Pittsburgh Medical Center