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January 22, 2020
Drug Compounding at U.S. Micro Solutions

USP 797, A Compliance Overview

USP <797>, A Compliance Overview Keeping Patients Safe from Contaminated Drugs Many health care facilities, including hospitals, compounding pharmacies, and long-term care providers prepare medications on-site. […]
December 23, 2019
What You Need to Know About Legionella and Legionnaires’ Disease

What You Need to Know About Legionnaires’ Disease

What You Need to Know About Legionella and Legionnaires’ Disease What is Legionella? Legionella are bacteria found naturally in surface and drinking water, as well as in soil. […]
November 22, 2019
Philadelphia

History of Legionnaires’ Disease

History of Legionnaires’ Disease An Unwelcome Guest at the United States’ Bicentennial Legionnaires’ disease was first reported in the summer of 1976, a year in which […]
October 28, 2019
hot tubs can be a source of legionella bacteria

Legionella Testing for Hot Tubs

Legionella Testing, Hot Tubs & Spas Legionnaires’ Disease in Hot Tubs Both public and personal hot tubs are at risk for harboring bacteria that cause Legionnaires’ […]