PharMEDium Services, LLC Expands Voluntary Nationwide Recall of Additional Lots of Compounded Sterile Products Within Expiry Due to Lack of Sterility Assurance

January 10, 2018

For Immediate Release- January 10, 2018 Lake Forest, IL PharMEDium Services, LLC (PharMEDium) is voluntarily expanding the recall issued on December 27, 2017 to include the below lots of sterile drug products to the hospital/user level due to a lack of assurance of sterility.  Administration of a drug product intended to be sterile that is […]

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PharMEDium Services Issues Voluntary Nationwide Recall of Specific Lots of Potassium Phosphate and Succinylcholine Chloride Due to a Lack of Sterility Assurance

June 26, 2017

For Immediate Release June 26, 2017 Contact Consumers PharMEDium Services, LLC Stephanie Hasan, Quality Manager, Clinical Pharmacist. 847-457-2220, Shasan@pharmedium.com Media Andrew Harrison, Acting Vice President of Quality Assurance, Regulatory Affairs & R&D 847-457-2271 aharrison@pharmedium.com Announcement PharMEDium Services is conducting a limited, voluntary recall due to Hospira Inc.’s (“Hospira”) June 15, 2017 recall announcement that microbial […]

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PharMEDium Earns Second Consecutive Center of Excellence Recognition from BenchmarkPortal

February 1, 2017

Distinction places healthcare company in the top ten percent of peers for customer service LAKE FOREST, IL. (February 1, 2017) – Today, PharMEDium Services, LLC, a part of AmerisourceBergen, announced the certification of its Customer Service Center as a Center of Excellence by BenchmarkPortal. This marks the second year PharMEDium has been named a recipient of […]

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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 Unveils New Tamper Evidence Cap for Pre-Filled Syringes to Enhance Patient Safety

December 8, 2014

PharMEDium Services, LLC, the nation’s leading provider of hospital pharmacy outsourced, sterile admixture services, today announced the launch of MEDGUARDSM, the company’s new tamper evidence for pre-filled syringes, designed to support patient safety and efficiency throughout the hospital.

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PharMEDium is Honored to be Named a Top 100 Finalist for the 13th Annual Chicago Innovation Awards

October 28, 2014

PharMEDium Healthcare Corp., the nation’s leading provider of hospital pharmacy outsourced, sterile admixture services, has been selected as one of the Top 100 Finalists for the 13thannual Chicago Innovation Awards.

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PharMEDium Advances Commitment to 503B Registration

January 28, 2014

In the two months since the Drug Quality and Security Act (DQSA) was signed into law, 11 compounders have registered a total of 14 facilities as “outsourcing facilities” per the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA’s) Registered Outsourcing Facilities Web page.

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PharMEDium Applauds Passage of Legislation to Strengthen Oversight of Compounding Industry

November 18, 2013

PharMEDium congratulates Congress for coming together in a bipartisan fashion to reform the existing patchwork of compounding regulations. One year after the most deadly drug contamination incident in U.S. history, the Senate approved by voice vote the House-passed legislation to overhaul the way compounding is regulated.

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PharMEDium Supports Draft Legislation, Efforts to Strengthen Oversight of the Compounding Industry

April 26, 2013

Contact: Bob Szafranski Bob.Szafranski@edelman.com 312-863-9135 (mobile) 312-240-2687 (work) For Immediate Release: Washington, DC – PharMEDium is encouraged by the progress made today by the twelve bipartisan Members of the Senate Health Education Labor and Pensions (HELP) Committee toward assuring the highest level of safety possible for patients who receive sterile compounded preparations. The Senate HELP Committee […]

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PharMEDium Encourages Swift Action To Strengthen Federal Oversight of Advanced Sterile Compounding

April 15, 2013

WASHINGTON, DC—PharMEDium appreciates Congress’ efforts to reexamine oversight of pharmacy compounding in the wake of the deadly meningitis outbreak.

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