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FDA MEDWATCH ALERTS

December 18, 2014

0.9 Percent Sodium Chloride Injection USP in 100 mL MINI-BAG PLUS Container by Baxter: Recall - Particulate Matter

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FDA MedWatch Recall - Particulate Matter

November 21, 2014

FDA MedWatch - Respironics California, Esprit V1000 and V200 Ventilators: Class I Recall - Power Failure May Occur

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FDA MedWatch Respironics California Esprit V1000 and V200 Ventilators Class I Recall

November 21, 2014

FDA MedWatch - Highly Concentrated Potassium Chloride Injection, 10 mEq per 100 mL by Baxter: Recall - Mislabeled

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Highly Concentrated Potassium Chloride Injection 10 mEq per 100 mL by Baxter Recall Mislabeled

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House Passes 12 month SGR Fix

Thursday, December 09, 2010

At 1 p.m. today, the U.S. House passed the 12-month fix to the Sustainable Growth Rate (SGR) formula passed by the U.S. Senate last night. The fix halts a 25 percent cut to the Medicare physician payments set to occur January 1. In addition to the $19.2 billion SGR fix,“ The Medicare and Medicaid Extenders Act of 2010” also includes an extension of the work geographic cost index floor of 1.0.   The package now heads to President Barack Obama for his signature.  Late yesterday, the president released a statement supporting the 12-month fix.

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