UT Southwestern expands with two WasteLog™ systems
UT Southwestern in Dallas, Texas purchases two additional WasteLog™ systems as part of an expanded program to prevent Drug Diversion. After installation, UT Southwestern will have a total of six WasteLog™ systems.
UT Southwestern is one of the premier academic medical centers in the US and is part of Southwestern Health Resources, a hospital network with a total of 29 hospitals and over 650 medical centers. UT Southwestern has an extensive research activity that has generated six Nobel Prizes since 1985. The hospital acquired four WasteLog™ systems in December 2020 for the control of returned narcotic drugs as part of its Drug Diversion Prevention program. The hospital has now ordered two additional units for deployment in its hospital network and will after installation have a total of 6 WasteLog units.
CEO, Mats Högberg comments: “UT Southwestern has implemented its WasteLog units in an exemplary manner and conducts Waste Screening as an integral part in their efforts to prevent Drug Diversion. We are excited and proud to have gained further trust to supply multiple devices to one of the most prestigious hospital chains in the USA and to be a part of the hospital chain’s efforts in preventing narcotic drug abuse.”
Pharmacolog provides solutions and products that enhance work efficiency and safety when preparing injectable medication. Our goal is to help prevent medication errors and ensure maximum medication efficacy when treating patients with powerful yet potentially harmful injectable drugs. Pharmacolog’s products help staff at pharmacies and hospital wards minimize the risk of errors in the compounding process. Furthermore, by verifying that drugs and narcotics used in surgery have not been tampered with, our solutions also make a vital contribution to preventing drug diversion.