Duke University Hospital Selects Simplifi 797 for Quality Assurance Regarding Drug Compounding


Web-based software helps hospital document compliance practices consistently.
Bellevue, WA, February 16, 2010 — Pharmacy OneSource, Inc., software as a service provider to more than 1,300 hospitals in the United States, announced that Duke University Hospital has adopted Simplifi 797 to simplify meeting all requirements of USP Chapter for compounding sites throughout the hospital. “At Duke University Hospital we struggled with meeting USP 797 documentation requirements in a consistent and standardized fashion across the enterprise,” said Michael DeCoske, PharmD, Pharmacy Administrative Services Coordinator at Duke University Hospital. “Simplifi 797 gives us a one-stop dashboard for all documentation requirements. Its diverse functionality allows us to customize to our site-specific practice.”

Simplifi 797 is a web-based application that automates, integrates and streamlines the quality activities and documentation required to meet USP Chapter 797. Simplifi 797 manages task scheduling for environmental monitoring and automates the reporting of exceptions and compliance. DeCoske said Duke University Hospital found the included policies and competency checklists to be extremely useful for the many pharmacy areas that compound sterile medications.??

“The best part about Simplifi 797 is the reporting,” DeCoske said. “We can print a simple report and trend how we are performing with documentation on a monthly basis and pinpoint our areas for improvement.”??More information about Simplifi 797 can be found at: www.simplifi797.com.

About Pharmacy OneSource
Pharmacy OneSource is healthcare’s #1 Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) provider. Our more than 70 innovative team members provide best-in-class, SaaS solutions to current and future challenges within health-systems worldwide. Our SaaS solutions contribute to swift and safe healthcare through earlier, easier and better access to data. More than 1,300 healthcare organizations worldwide utilize our HIPAA compliant web-based services: Accupedia, Amplifi, Quantifi, ScheduleRx, Sentri7, Simplifi 797, and UnitStock. (www.pharmacyonesource.com)???

About Duke University Hospital
Duke University Hospital is a 943-bed tertiary and quaternary care hospital that is consistently rated as one of the top hospitals in the United States. It offers comprehensive diagnostic and therapeutic facilities, including a regional emergency/trauma center; a major surgery suite containing 31 operating rooms, one of 40 National Cancer Institute designated comprehensive cancer centers, an Eye Center, the Duke Heart Center and the Children’s Health Center. The facility also functions as a research hospital with a federally funded general clinical research unit where medical advances are achieved and applied, and as a teaching hospital for students of medicine, nursing, and the allied health sciences. (www.dukemedicine.org) ?