NIOSH Releases 2016 Updated List of Hazardous Drugs
The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has made updates to its list of hazardous drugs (2016). Pharmacies need to make changes to their Hazardous Drug Control Program. If you do not have a HD Control Program, you need to have a program and plan in place under WA State law. for more information about the laws, and resources to help including the 2016 NIOSH list and the WSPA Best Practices Guidebook, go to the WSPA Handling of Hazardous Drugs Resource Center.