Addressing Narcotic Waste
The Narcotic Waste Calculator requires four data pieces for each medication, which can be specified when running reports from your automated dispensing system (ADS):
Critical variables to the calculations are Workforce Hourly Wage and Workforce Time Wasted per Event. Both can be adjusted to fit your institutional needs. The results of your data input quantify into Vials Wasted Annually, Hours Wasted Annually, and Dollars Wasted Annually.
Contact a Sales Representative to access the Narcotic Waste Calculator to help quantify narcotic waste.