26ml ChloraPrep™ Recall

Becton, Dickinson and Company have issued a voluntary recall of the 2Hi-Lite Orange™ 26 mL Applicator (2% w/w chlorhexidine gluconate...

Steam Sterilization Guide Update

ANSI/AAMI have updated ANSI/AAMI ST79:2017 Comprehensive Guide to Steam Sterilization and Sterility Assurance in Health Care Facilities. ...

Nursing Homes and Patient Rights

Just in case you haven't noticed, it is an election year! As Americans look forward to exercise their right to vote for the candidate of...

USP Considerations During Pandemic

On 11 April 2020, the United States Pharmacopeia (USP) issued guidance regarding operational considerations during the COVID-19 pandemic....

Resuming Elective Surgery

A Joint Statement has been released by the American College of Surgeons, American Society of Anesthesiologists, Association of...

Perioperative PAPR Use References

Is it safe to use a PAPR in the operating room? Is it necessary to use a PAPR for COVID-19 patients? These are questions that should be...

Updated CMS SOM Appendix A

Please be aware of new guidance for revision 200 of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services State Operations Manual Appendix A. ...

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