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Validation, compliance and documentation

Left to right: Mark Lovell, Shire Pharmaceuticals; Bill Rambo, Panther Life Science Logistics; Arminda O. Montero, AbbVie Inc.; and Jack Rubarth, Gemalto Inc.
Feature Article

Real-time monitoring in the cold chain

While a number of new tools exist that provide real-time monitoring of the cold chain, how much data is too much? And, what can be done when excursions are identified?
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JETT seeks volunteer help for its healthcare consortium.
Feature Article

Wanted: Experts in equipment purchase and installation

JETT seeks volunteer help for its healthcare consortium. Organization offers numerous free tools that can be downloaded from its website.
Eric Greenberg

FDA has wish list on regulating compounders

Congress might be listening as quality control issues at compounders cause health-related death and illness.
Materials Product Brief

Schreiner MediPharm: Hanging label for IV infusion bottles

Using a multi-layered design, Schreiner MediPharm’s new Pharma-Tac Plus label for infusion bottles allows ample space for pertinent information, helps ensure reliable documentation, and easily hangs to assist bedside caregivers.
Materials Product Brief

Schreiner MediPharm: Specialty labels for autoinjector pens

In order to provide more patient safety, security, convenience and compliance, Schreiner MediPharm’s new specialty labels for autoinjector pens are now available with a variety of customization options including a temperature indicator, medication check/UV protection, integrated tamper and counterfeit protection, anti-slip varnish/tactile elements, and more.
FritoLay GlutenFree

Frito-Lay announces initiative to validate and label products as gluten-free

Company partners with the Celiac Disease Foundation and National Foundation of Celiac Awareness to educate consumers about celiac disease.
Pharma med equipment
Feature Article

Is the era of packaging machinery customization here?

Pharmaceutical and medical device manufacturers need to work with equipment/controls suppliers to get the most out of packaging machinery.
Live from Interphex: Filling module debut
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Live from Interphex: Filling module debut

A never-before-seen filling module by Bosch Packaging, which fills pellets and powders. It's a flexible platform that can pick up powder and doses into capsules.
JETT logo

JETT seeking input on User Requirement Specifications

Two current projects include revising URSs to a new tablular format and developing URSs for serialization.
Final Check

Toolkit helps South Carolina hospitals reduce mislabeled blood specimens

'Final Check' process aims to design healthcare systems and help healthcare providers make choices in those systems to produce better patient outcomes.


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