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RN OCN compounding chemo

Oncology   (857 Views 4 Comments)
by nursing23plus nursing23plus (New Member) New Member

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I need input on the legalities and safety of an RN mixing chemo in an outpatient office. No pharmacist on site.

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Certifiable has 3 years experience and works as a RN.

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Which chemo? Do you have a special infrastructure for it (i.e. a covered med area with a partition and a ventilation system that removes all air particles/med sprays during preparation)? Special gowns, gloves and masks?

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GeauxNursing works as a LVN, Dialysis.

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My office mixes our own chemo. We have the hood, ppe, etc.

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GeauxNursing works as a LVN, Dialysis.

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We are gynecologic onc.

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