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Bringing It Back Home: Insourcing Total Parenteral Nutrition (TPN)

This webinar shares case study-based experiences of moving from outsourcing to insourcing TPN preparations. Leading hospital system pharmacists were interviewed to share their success stories in the insourcing process. Following a 30-minute video presentation, the speakers will be available live to respond to questions submitted by webinar participants targeting their specific issues and struggles.

Each speaker represents a different hospital setting and approach to the challenges and solutions to insourcing TPN preparations. The webinar is formatted by topic so that audience members can easily compare answers to questions concerning insourcing TPN preparations.

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Pharmacy managers (directors, IV room supervisors, operations managers, potentially technician supervisors) and staff pharmacists and technicians involved in the TPN compounding process.

Webinar lasts about 1 hour including discussion question and answer session when viewers can submit their questions to the speakers/panelists.

Learning Objectives and Major Content Areas

  1. Understand the decision making behind transitioning from outsourced to insourced TPN preparations
  2. Review the process involved to insource TPN preparations, including prework/business planning, training of staff, and operational issues
  3. Identify the procedures that may be required to create a new facility initiative


Brian Ziegler, RPh, MS Brian Ziegler, RPh, MS
Director of Pharmacy Services
Banner Desert Medical Center (BDMC)
Mesa, Arizona

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Mr. Brian Ziegler received his Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy and his Master of Science in Hospital Pharmacy from North Dakota State University in Fargo. He completed a Hospital Pharmacy Residency accredited by the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists at Veterans Administration Medical Center and Regional Office Center, also in Fargo.

Mr. Ziegler’s research interests include drug utilization review related to cost containment, pharmacokinetics, antibiotic therapy, and adverse drug reactions. He is a member of the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists.

Banner Desert Medical Center (BDMC) is a 700-bed community hospital located in the east valley of the Phoenix metropolitan area, which includes the 200-bed Cardon Children’s Medical Center and its 85-bed level 3 NICU. 13 hospitals in the Arizona Region are located in the Phoenix metropolitan area, accounting for 2500 acute care beds. Banner Health is a 24-hospital system spread out over multiple western states. Mr. Ziegler has been the Pharmacy Director at BDMC since 2008. The Arizona Region was the focus of Banner Health system’s TPN insourcing project.


Todd Canada, PharmD, BCNSP, FASHP, FTSHP Todd Canada, PharmD, BCNSP, FASHP, FTSHP
Clinical Pharmacy Services Manager
University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
Houston, Texas

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Dr. Todd Canada earned his Doctor of Pharmacy degree from the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio. He completed a Critical Care/Nutrition Support Specialty residency at University of Tennessee in Memphis.

Dr. Canada has spoken, presented, and published extensively on topics related to nutrition and pharmacy practice, and is a reviewer for such journals as Pharmacotherapy, American Journal of Health-System Pharmacy, and the Journal of Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition, among others, and Associate Editor of Nutrition in Clinical Practice. Dr. Canada is a member of the American Society for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition, the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists, and numerous other professional organizations.

The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center is a 660-bed academic center located in Houston, Texas. Dr. Canada has been one of the Clinical Pharmacy Services Managers there since 2006. He is the recipient of many honors and awards, as well as an adjunct professor, preceptor, and lecturer at the University of Texas at Austin College of Pharmacy since 1989. After 20 years of MD Anderson Cancer Center outsourcing, the main campus in Houston has started the process of insourcing TPN preparations in 2014 due to cost reductions and quality control.


Mary Lynn Moody, B.S. Pharmacy
Clinical Associate Professor
University of Illinois at Chicago
College of Pharmacy
Chicago, Illinois