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Thursday, November 9, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
DOJ Announces Significant Tool in Prosecuting Opioid Traffickers »
WASHINGTON  –The Department of Justice today announced that the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) intends to take...
Wednesday, November 8, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
NCPA Makes the Case for PBM Reform at FTC Workshop »
by NCPA | Nov 08, 2017 ALEXANDRIA, Va. (Nov. 8, 2017)  — During a Federal Trade Commission workshop today, the...
Tuesday, November 7, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
NACDS-Backed Bill Would Enhance Prescription Drug Monitoring Programs/Address Opioid Abuse Epidemic »
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 7, 2017 Contact: Chris Krese (703) 837-4650 Arlington, Va. – The National Associa...
Tuesday, November 7, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
DEA Collects Record Number of Unused Pills as Part of its 14th Prescription Drug Takeback Day »
  November 07, 2017 Contact: DEA Public Affairs (202) 307-7977 WASHINGTON  – Americans nationwide di...
Wednesday, November 1, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
FDA Takes Unprecedented Step Toward More Efficient Global Pharmaceutical Manufacturing Inspections »
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has determined the agency will recognize eight European drug regulatory authorities...

Local
Friday, October 6, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Dispensing of Prescription Drugs in Emergency Departments Letter of Clarification »
Mark B. Steinagel, Director of DOPL, recently issued a clarification letter regarding the dispensing of prescription drugs...
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...

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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