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The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is informing health care professionals of the Class I Recall of Cook Incorporated Advance Enforcer 35 Focal...

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  • Food and Drug Administration
Relevant To:
  • All Healthcare Organizations

The Joint Commission recently issued a Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) about their requirement under National Patient Safety Goal.15.01.02, Elem...

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  • The Joint Commission
Relevant To:
  • Hospitals,
  • Behavioral Health

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued a safety communication about the risk of bacterial infections caused by multi-drug resistant...

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  • Food and Drug Administration
Relevant To:
  • Medical Office,
  • Critical Access Hospitals,
  • Hospitals,
  • Long Term Care,
  • Ambulatory Care,
  • Office-Based Surgery

The Joint Commission has issued a series of Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) addressing which anticoagulants are included under NPSG.03.05.01. A...

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  • The Joint Commission
Relevant To:
  • Critical Access Hospitals,
  • Hospitals,
  • Long Term Care,
  • Ambulatory Care

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) was notified on June 11, 2019 of a case of Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) diagnosed in Uganda and...

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  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
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  • All Healthcare Organizations

Teva Pharmaceuticals USA, Inc. has expanded its voluntary consumer-level recall originally initiated on April 25, 2019 in the United States of lo...

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  • Food and Drug Administration
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  • All Healthcare Organizations

The U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has announced that, effective immediately, the timeline for onsite investigations at Me...

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  • Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
Relevant To:
  • Critical Access Hospitals,
  • Hospitals

The Joint Commission (TJC) recently issued a Frequently Asked Question specific to their Hospital, Critical Access Hospital, Ambulatory, Nursing ...

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  • The Joint Commission
Relevant To:
  • Critical Access Hospitals,
  • Hospitals,
  • Long Term Care,
  • Ambulatory Care,
  • Hospice

Hamilton Medical AG is updating all HAMILTON-G5 Ventilators (PN 159001 that contains the software versions ≤ 2.60) with a newly developed s...

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  • Food and Drug Administration
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  • All Healthcare Organizations

The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a Health Advisory to inform health care professionals that the agency is expec...

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  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Relevant To:
  • Medical Office,
  • Critical Access Hospitals,
  • Home Health,
  • Hospitals,
  • Community Mental Health Centers,
  • Long Term Care,
  • Ambulatory Care,
  • Office-Based Surgery,
  • Pharmacy,
  • Behavioral Health,
  • Rural Health Clinics

The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) urges providers to use their vaccine schedule app to access recommended immunization sche...

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  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
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  • All Healthcare Organizations

Novis PR LLC is voluntarily recalling 5 lots of PECGEN DMX, 16 oz, a liquid cough syrup to the consumer level. The product has been found to prov...

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  • Food and Drug Administration
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  • All Healthcare Organizations

The Office of the Inspector General (OIG) recently released updates to their work plan. In 2017, OIG transition from a yearly to a monthly Work P...

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  • Office of Inspector General
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  • All Healthcare Organizations

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is informing healthcare professionals that Terumo Medical Corporation is recalling the SOLOPATH® B...

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  • Food and Drug Administration
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  • All Healthcare Organizations

Heritage Pharmaceuticals Inc. (“Heritage”) East Brunswick, New Jersey, is initiating a voluntary recall to the consumer level of: ...

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  • Food and Drug Administration
Relevant To:
  • All Healthcare Organizations