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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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Short-Term Funding Bill Approved That Maintains Current Government Spending; Sequestration Remains in Effect

Monday, March 25, 2013

Late last week, the House and Senate agreed on H.R. 933, the "Consolidated and Further Continuing Appropriations Act, 2013," a short-term funding bill that maintains government spending at current levels for the next six months. Absent passage, the government would have been forced to shut down. 

This bill did not address sequestration spending cuts or the imminent two percent sequestration cut to Medicare physician payments scheduled to take effect for services delivered on or after April 1, 2013.  

On March 26, the President signed H.R 933.

View a summary of the bill.

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