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Candida auris is an emerging fungus that presents a serious global health threat. C. auris causes severe illness in hospitalized patients, includ...

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  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
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  • All Healthcare Organizations

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is concerned that products that do not have FDA clearance or approval are being marketed to individua...

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  • Food and Drug Administration
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The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has received reports of serious harm in patients who are physically dependent on opioid pain medicine...

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  • Food and Drug Administration
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The Joint Commission (TJC) has released a new Speak Up™ Campaign addressing infection control in ambulatory care settings. TJC relaunched t...

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  • The Joint Commission
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  • Medical Office,
  • Ambulatory Care,
  • Rural Health Clinics

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is warning people who use test strips and their caregivers that using test strips from a previous own...

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  • Food and Drug Administration
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According to the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), for the 2019-2020 influenza season, trivalent (three-component) vaccines ar...

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  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
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  • All Healthcare Organizations

According to the US Department of Health and Human Services Office for Civil Rights (OCR) newly released newsletter, an advanced persistent threa...

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  • Department of Health and Human Services,
  • Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act
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  • All Healthcare Organizations

The FDA is advising that the agency has become aware that some people who use e-cigarettes have experienced seizures, with most reports involving...

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  • Food and Drug Administration
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  • All Healthcare Organizations

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is informing health care providers of the following Class I recall: o_two e700, e600 an...

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  • Food and Drug Administration
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According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) from January 1 to March 28, 2019, 387 individual cases of measles have been con...

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  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
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  • Medical Office,
  • Critical Access Hospitals,
  • Hospitals,
  • Ambulatory Care,
  • Rural Health Clinics

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a health advisory to notify clinicians that influenza activity remains high ...

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  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
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  • Medical Office,
  • Critical Access Hospitals,
  • Home Health,
  • Hospitals,
  • Long Term Care,
  • Ambulatory Care

Legacy Pharmaceutical Packaging, LLC is recalling 40 repackaged lots of Losartan Tablets USP 25mg, 50mg, and 100mg to the consumer level. This re...

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  • Food and Drug Administration
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  • All Healthcare Organizations

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued a proposed rule to amend its regulations governing mammography. The amendments, if finaliz...

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  • Food and Drug Administration
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  • All Healthcare Organizations

The Joint Commission (TJC) recently addressed a Frequently Asked Question (FAQ) addressing ventilation air pressure relationship requirements for...

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  • The Joint Commission
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  • Critical Access Hospitals,
  • Hospitals,
  • Ambulatory Care

According to the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), multiple states across the country have reported outbreaks of hepatitis A, ...

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  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
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  • All Healthcare Organizations