USP <800> Checklist for Hospital and Health System Leadership

In preparing to comply with new standards for the handling of hazardous drugs set forth in USP general Chapter 800, please consider the items listed under key resources below. This list is not exhaustive of all requirements. Rather, it provides hospital and health system leadership with a high-level overview of issues your organization should consider moving forward. 

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