February 7, 2018

FDA issues urgent update to design and labeling of Pentax medical duodenoscope, model ED-3490TK

On February 7, 2018, the Food and Drug Administration cleared an update to the design and labeling for Pentax ED-3490TK duodenoscopes. Recommendations included.

January 31, 2018

How much cyber insurance do you need?

As cyber attacks in health care continue, many practices may be asking this question.

January 23, 2018

Allscripts EHRs fall victim to ransomware attacks

Allscripts, an EHR company headquartered in Chicago, is still working to recover from a ransomware attack on Thursday, January 18, affecting two of its national data centers.

January 22, 2018

2018 TMLT scholarship applications now available

TMLT offers one $10,000 scholarship

January 17, 2018

Deadline to report 2017 HIPAA breaches approaching

If you experienced a HIPAA breach affecting fewer than 500 individuals in 2017, the deadline to report that breach to HHS is the end of February.

January 12, 2018

FDA requires changes to labeling for opioid cough and cold medicines

The FDA is requiring safety labeling changes to limit the use of prescription cough and cold medicines containing opioids in patients younger than 18 years old.