Infusion Associates, provider of medically prescribed outpatient infusion and injection therapies, opened its first Ohio clinic location.
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A team at McAfee Enterprise uncovered five security risks that could potentially wreak havoc on infusion pump products produced by B. Braun Medical, Inc. Douglas Key, a security researcher on the project, talked about the “flaws” discovered and the dangers posed.Read More
Deerfield, Ill.-based Baxter International Inc. announces that it has issued an Urgent Medical Device Correction for all Spectrum IQ infusion pumps to reinforce important safety information when customers implement changes to their network configuration and server systems.Read More
Baxter has initiated a safety recall for its Spectrum Dose IQ Safety Software due to a potentially life-threatening defect in which incorrect drug-dosing information could be transmitted to the company’s Spectrum IQ Infusion System. The potential for patient harm is so serious, in fact, that the U.S. FDA has categorized it as a Class 1 recall.Read More
A new Quick Safety advisory from The Joint Commission addresses how hospitals can safely implement patient use of insulin pumps and continuous glucose monitoring systems for their hospitalized diabetic patients.Read More
FDA’s final guidance for medical devices within MRI facilities highlights unique safety hazards, reports JD Supra.Read More
Smiths Medical has formed an exclusive partnership with Ivenix Inc. that positions the companies as the first in the U.S. to offer a comprehensive suite of infusion management solutions to meet healthcare needs across the continuum of care.Read More