West Virginia University Medicine selects WasteLog™
Pharmacolog USA Inc. has received an order from West Virginia University (WVU) Medicine for a WasteLog™ system to be placed at J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital in Morgantown, WV.
West Virginia University (WVU) Health System, the state’s largest health system and largest private employer, is comprised of 23 hospitals and 5 institutes, including the renowned WVU Cancer Institute and the WVU Heart and Vascular Institute.Screening of controlled substance waste with WasteLog™ will be introduced at the flagship hospital J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital in Morgantown, WV, to enhance the existing Drug Diversion Prevention Program. The order is expected to have only a minor impact on the result.
Steve Maiorano, Director of Sales, Pharmacolog USA Inc. comments: “I’m excited to work with the diversion team at WVU Medicine to enhance their Drug Diversion Prevention Program and close the loop on controlled substance waste with the implementation of WasteLog™.”
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.