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National
Friday, September 8, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Pharmacies Front and Center as Florida Preps for Hurricane Irma »
SEPTEMBER 7, 2017  | BY  DAVID SALAZAR Having killed 13 people, destroyed nearly every building on the isl...
Thursday, August 17, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
U.S. Teen Drug Overdose Deaths Inch Up After Years of Decline »
The Associated Press NEW YORK >> After years of decline, teen deaths from drug overdoses have inched up, a new U.S...
Friday, August 11, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
HHS Secretary Statement on President Trump’s Opioid Announcement Today »
Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price, M.D. issued the following statement on President Donald Trump’s instruction...
Friday, August 4, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
DEA Proposes Reduction to Amount of Controlled Substances to be Manufactured in 2018 »
AUG 4 - (WASHINGTON) – The U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration is proposing a reduction for controlled substances that ma...
Friday, August 4, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
FDA OKs new drug to treat all forms of hepatitis C »
U.S. regulators have approved the first drug to treat all forms of hepatitis C in as little as eight weeks. The pill...

Local
Wednesday, August 23, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Utah to Obey Order for DEA Drug Database Search »
Associated Press (08/22/17) Utah reports it will obey a court order to let DEA search a prescription-drug database wi...
Tuesday, August 1, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
IMPORTANT-CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE DATABASE INFORMATION »
OCTOBER 1st DATA SUBMISSION DEADLINE IS RAPIDLY APPROACHING In sixty (60) days from today, all pharmacies dispensing...
Thursday, November 17, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
New PharmD Research Projects »
As part of its new curriculum, the College of Pharmacy at the University of Utah is introducing student research projects...
Thursday, November 10, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Collecting Data Pertaining to Care of Patients with Diabetes »
The Alliance for Patient Medication Safety is collecting data pertaining to care of patients with diabetes.  Since di...
Friday, September 30, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
You Are The Message »
Careful listening, collaboration, asking good questions--these "soft skills" aren't always taught in school. Today’s col...

FDA Safety & Recalls
Thursday, August 17, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
FDA Provides New Tools for the Development and Proper Evaluation of Tests for Detecting Zika Virus »
As an additional measure in the fight against Zika virus, today the U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced that it ha...
Thursday, May 29, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
FDA allows marketing of first non-invasive test to help in identifying cause of certain kidney disea »
Today, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration allowed marketing of the first test that can help determine if a specific typ...
Wednesday, May 7, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Medical Device Safety and Recalls: Baxter Healthcare Corporation, Sigma Spectrum Infusion Pumps with »
A recall has been issued for the Baxter Healthcare Corporation Sigma Spectrum Infusion Pumps with Master Drug Libra...
Wednesday, May 7, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Medical Device Safety and Recalls: Hospira Inc., Abbott Acclaim Infusion Pumps and Hospira Acclaim E »
A recall has been issued for Hospira Inc., Abbott Acclaim Infusion Pumps and Hospira Acclaim Encore Infusion Pumps. ...
Thursday, April 24, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
FDA Orders New Warning for Epidural Steroids »
Hospitals and Healthcare Rural hospitals equal in outcomes, ahead in ED care Rur...

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