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The Office for Civil Rights (OCR) at the U.S Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has issued guidance on how the Health Insurance Portability...

Sources:
  • Department of Health and Human Services,
  • Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act
Relevant To:
  • All Healthcare Organizations

Case investigation and contact tracing are effective tools to slow the spread of COVID-19, and many organizations are facing new requirements for cond...

Sources:
  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Relevant To:
  • All Healthcare Organizations
FDA Updates
06/12/2020

The following is a listing of recent FDA updates and activities: FDA Updates and Press Announcements on NDMA in Metformin  ...

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

The Office for Civil Rights (OCR) at the U.S Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has reached an Early Case Resolution (ECR) with the State o...

Sources:
  • Department of Health and Human Services
Relevant To:
  • All Healthcare Organizations

The U. S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has released a communications toolkit to assist health professionals reach and communicate ...

Sources:
  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Relevant To:
  • All Healthcare Organizations

The Joint Commission (TJC) recently released Quick Safety Issue #54, Promoting psychosocial well-being of health care staff during crisis, which addre...

Sources:
  • The Joint Commission
Relevant To:
  • All Healthcare Organizations
FDA Updates
06/09/2020

The following is a listing of recent FDA updates and activities: Temporary Policy on Prescription Drug Marketing Act Requirements for Distributi...

Sources:
  • Food and Drug Administration
Relevant To:
  • All Healthcare Organizations
FDA Updates
06/08/2020

The following is a listing of recent FDA updates and activities: FDA Updates Policy on Non-Invasive Remote Monitoring Devices Used to Support Pa...

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

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has issued new Guidance that specifies what additional data must be reported to HHS by laborato...

Sources:
  • Department of Health and Human Services
Relevant To:
  • Medical Office,
  • Critical Access Hospitals,
  • Home Health,
  • Hospitals,
  • Long Term Care,
  • Ambulatory Care,
  • Inpatient Rehabilitation Facility,
  • Clinical Lab,
  • Hospice,
  • Rural Health Clinics
FDA Updates
06/04/2020

The following is a listing of recent FDA updates and activities: Transport Media Safety Risk - Use Compatible Transport Media with SARS-CoV-2 Te...

Sources:
  • Food and Drug Administration
Relevant To:
  • All Healthcare Organizations
FDA Updates
06/03/2020

The following is a listing of recent FDA updates and activities: FDA Publishes Guidance on Institutional Review Board Review of Individual Patie...

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

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has announced enhanced enforcement for nursing homes with violations of longstanding infection ...

Sources:
  • Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
Relevant To:
  • Long Term Care

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a laboratory alert to raise awareness among clinical laboratory professionals abo...

Sources:
  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Relevant To:
  • Clinical Lab

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has several resources related to the COVID-19 pandemic for dialysis facilities.  In the...

Sources:
  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Relevant To:
  • Dialysis Facilities
FDA Updates
06/01/2020

The following is a listing of recent FDA updates and activities: Federal judge enters order of permanent injunction against New York company for...

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