Pharmacist services provided to Ambulatory Surgery Centers:

  • Development of an annual Medication Management Plan
  • Review of Policy and Procedure manual
  • Medication and Chart Review audits
  • Medication Administration Techniques
  • Environmental audit regarding safe medication preparation, storage, use and destruction/disposal
  • Education in-service on medication use and side effects, infection control, theft and diversion prevention and malignant hyperthermia
  • Committee Participation
  • Survey process education and participation
  • Controlled substance process organization including ordering and inventory record-keeping
  • Audit of anesthesis preop/PACI narcotic records
  • Compliance with TSBP and DEA controlled substance regulations
  • Drug formulary review and maintenance
  • Ensure licenses/inspections are current:
  • ASC Pharmacy license, AAAHC survey and CMS inspection