FDA’s Human Drug Compounding Progress Report Jan 2017

February 7, 2017

Just over three years ago, on November 27, 2013, Congress amended the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act (FD&C Act) by enacting the Drug Quality and Security Act (DQSA). The first title of the DQSA, known as the Compounding Quality Act, was passed in response to numerous serious adverse events, including deaths, linked to poor […]

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New Look… Same Great Service.

September 13, 2016

AmerisourceBergen’s acquisition of PharMEDium brings together two great brands with strongly aligned values in patient safety and quality.

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AmerisourceBergen’s acquisition of PharMEDium Services brings together two great brands with strongly aligned core values in patient safety and quality.

September 12, 2016

To Our Valued Customers: AmerisourceBergen’s acquisition of PharMEDium Services brings together two great brands with strongly aligned core values in patient safety and quality. New, Refreshed Logo Over the next few months, PharMEDium’s labeling and packaging will be updated to incorporate a new and refreshed logo. The new logo visually aligns PharMEDium with our parent […]

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PharMEDium and Kit Check work together to help increase safety and efficiency across the health system

June 13, 2016

New collaboration to provide products that can help enhance patient safety and increase medication efficiencies  BALTIMORE, M.D. – June 13, 2016 – PharMEDium®, a part of AmerisourceBergen, and Kit Check® today announced an agreement to embed Kit Check Radio-Frequency IDentification (RFID) tags on PharMEDium prefilled syringes, a solution that can help enhance patient safety, increase medication efficiencies and […]

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PharMEDium Announces Sole Source Agreement with Premier, Inc.

February 9, 2016

PharMEDium Services, LLC, a part of AmerisourceBergen, announced the renewal of its sole source group purchasing agreement with Premier, Inc. to continue providing outsourced pharmacy compounding and admixture services to Premier member facilities through December 2018.

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PharMEDium Earns Prestigious Center of Excellence Recognition from BenchmarkPortal

January 4, 2016

PharMEDium Services, LLC, a part of AmerisourceBergen, announced the recent certification of its Customer Service Center as a Center of Excellence by BenchmarkPortal. The Center of Excellence recognition is one of the most prestigious awards in the customer service and support industry.

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AmerisourceBergen to Acquire PharMEDium Healthcare Holdings, Inc.

October 6, 2015

AmerisourceBergen (NYSE:ABC) today announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to purchase PharMEDium Healthcare Holdings, Inc., the privately held leading national provider of outsourced compounded sterile preparations (CSPs) to acute care hospitals in the United States, from Clayton, Dubilier & Rice for $2.575 billion in cash, subject to certain adjustments and on a cash-free, debt-free basis.

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The New England Journal of Medicine: “The Drug Quality and Security Act – Mind the Gaps”

January 9, 2014

New England Journal of Medicine: "The Drug Quality and Security Act - Mind the Gaps"

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Reuters: FDA to Promote Use of Registered Drug Compounders Under New Law

December 3, 2013

U.S. health officials are hopeful that hospitals and other healthcare providers will show sufficient preference for using drug compounders that sign up for regulatory scrutiny under a new law that potentially risky medicines will no longer be supplied by unregistered compounding pharmacies.

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MedPage Today: Use Registered Compounders, FDA Says

December 3, 2013

The FDA will encourage physicians and other healthcare providers to use only those compounders who have registered with the agency under a new federal law, FDA Commissioner Margaret Hamburg, MD, said Monday.

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