Sophia Z. Humphreys, PharmD, MHA, BCBBS, is the director of system pharmacy formulary management & clinical programs at Sutter Health in Sacramento, California. She has nearly 20 years of specialized experience in the pharmaceutical industry and is an expert in pharmacy regulatory compliance, US Pharmacopeia General Chapter <797>/<800> pharmacy regulations, clinical education, long-term care pharmacy service, and pharmaceutical waste management. She has a strong background in strategic planning and project management. Prior to her current position, she served as the director of system pharmacy clinical services at Providence St. Joseph Health.
Contributor: The US Biosimilar Market Outlook for 2023January 24th 2023
Sophia Z. Humphreys, PharmD, MHA, BCBBS, of Sutter Health in Sacramento, California, details the regulatory decisions from 2022, what's to come in 2023, and how the US biosimilars market is expected to shift over the next 5 years.
Hospital System Boosts Biosimilar Use With EHR SystemApril 4th 2020
Providence St. Joseph Health used Toyota’s Kaizen system of nonvariance and standardization to build a model that increased use of biosimilars among physicians. The model employed the electronic health record system to guide physicians toward use of biosimilars, thereby increasing savings.