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Thursday, September 20, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Surgeon General Releases Spotlight on Opioids »
Facing Addiction in America: The Surgeon General’s Spotlight on Opioids calls for a cultural shift in the way Americans ta...
Wednesday, September 19, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Senate Passes NACDS-backed e-prescribing Measure »
ARLINGTON, Va .  –  The U.S. Senate just passed a package of measures focused on the opioid abuse epidemic, in...
Tuesday, September 18, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
FDA Takes Important Steps to Encourage Appropriate and Rational Prescribing of Opioids »
Today, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration took new steps as part of its broader efforts to address the opioid crisis by...
Thursday, September 13, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
FDA Provides Update on its Ongoing Investigation Into Valsartan Products »
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is updating the public on the agency’s ongoing investigation surrounding the recent...
Friday, September 7, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
FDA Approves New Dosage Strength of Buprenorphine and Naloxone Sublingual Film »
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today approved Cassipa (buprenorphine and naloxone) sublingual film (applied under t...

Local
Monday, July 2, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
You Are the Message »
Do you fully understand the impact that proper business phone etiquette has on your organization’s bottom line? You might...
Thursday, May 17, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
UPhA Announces Convenient Drug Takeback Program for Leftover Household Medications »
Midvale, Utah – The Utah Pharmacy Association has announced it has established a convenient medication takeback program fo...
Thursday, May 3, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
New Utah Asthma Reports Available »
May is Asthma and Allergy Awareness Month, and a good opportunity to learn about the asthma burden in Utah. The Utah...
Monday, April 2, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
HL Utah Asthma Training for Utah Community Health Workers »
Registration is free and now open for the 2018 Asthma CHW Training module. The module is an in-person 16 hour training spr...
Friday, March 30, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Talk to Your Pharmacist Month »
Overview May 2018 is Talk to Your Pharmacist Month in Utah. This marks the first time for the designation and is in...

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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