The US Office of Inspector General (OIG) issued a report showing only 2% of hospitals are considering building their own 503B operation, given equipment, facility design, and “huge leap in cost and talent” are major limitations…

Complex Duct Work in a Hospital

“To provide FDA with insights to improve its oversight of compounders and enhance patient safety, OIG determined the extent to which hospitals purchase non-patient-specific compounded drugs from outsourcing facilities…”

Read more: Most Hospitals Obtain Compounded Drugs From Outsourcing Facilities, Which Must Meet FDA Quality Standards

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