Kevin LaGrange, P.D.
Director of Quality Assurance & Control
Kevin LaGrange leads quality assurance & control at PAP. It is a role of great consequence. In the business of custom compounding, it is vital the all processes runs efficiently and smoothly — from ordering and receiving supplies and ingredients to the safe and accurate delivery of the finished preparations to the patient. Kevin’s job embraces every aspect of the production and delivery of custom prescription medications. “Quality assurance and control are of utmost importance at this company, even though few customers ever see the processes at work. Still they must know that PAP meets or exceeds every industry standard and that its processes ensure both prescribers and patients that the drugs they receive are of first quality. A defined and repeatable process ensures safety, accuracy, efficacy and timely delivery,” he says, and these are the heart of PAP’s coveted gold standard PCAB accreditation. Kevin was born and raised in Arnaudville, LA where he graduated from Cecilia High School. In 1991, he earned his Bachelor of Science degree from Northeast Louisiana University. He and wife Cathy Mathies were married in 1994 and are the “proud” parents of two sons, Christopher and Matthew. Kevin has been at PAP since 2002 but prior to that gained valuable experience with a home infusion care provider and inside a hospital pharmacy.
Honors & Achievements
Compound Pharmacist of the Year 2014 – Louisiana Pharmacists Association
Policies and Procedures for Professional Arts Pharmacy, Draft Author
PCAB Accreditation Process, Team Leader, 2010 and 2013
PCCA Sterile Aseptic Technique Compounding Study, 2012
USP 797 Seminars and Conferences, 2005 & 2008
Member of IACP, NCPA, LPA & LSHP
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