Be Aware That Delivery Totes Can Carry Bacteria and Fungi

Improper handling of delivery totes from wholesalers can lead to dangerous contamination in pharmacies.

In a recent case, totes had mold on their surfaces...and the mold made its way into the IV room and hoods.

Help keep fungi and bacteria out of sterile compounding areas.

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