This article is based on an interview with IHI's President and CEO Kedar Mate discussing the role regulators and payers can play in health equity.
Buena, NJ, Teligent Pharma, Inc. is voluntarily recalling the five lots of Lidocaine HCl Topical Solution 4%, 50ml in a screw cap glass bottle listed in the table below to the user level. The product is being recalled because the firms testing has found it to be super potent based on an Out of Speci
How to optimize dose accuracy when using ENFit LDT syringes – recommendations for patients and health care providers
The FDA warns public and health care providers not to use needle-free devices for injection of dermal fillers.
The FDA is providing updated recommendations to help protect patient safety and reduce the risk of adverse events associated with surgical staplers.
Imperative Care is recalling ZOOM 71 Reperfusion Catheter, used to remove blood clots in the brain, due to risk of breaking during use.
DeRoyal Industries Recalls Procedure Packs Containing NORMOFLO Irrigation Warming Set Due to the Possibility of Harmful Levels of Aluminum Leaching
List of Medical Device recalls in 2020.
Medtronic recalled all remote controllers used with the MiniMed 508 and Paradigm family of insulin pumps due to potential cybersecurity risks.
Potential for False Positive Results with Certain Lots of Ellume COVID-19 Home Tests Due to a Manufacturing Issue: FDA Safety Communication
Missing or broken retainer ring could cause under or over delivery of insulin. This may cause patient injury or death.
This article focuses on the health care industry's staffing shortage and its impact on care quality and patient safety and includes quotes from IHI Vice President McGaffigan, RN.
Bayer is voluntarily recalling all unexpired Lotrimin® AF and Tinactin® spray products with lot numbers beginning with TN, CV or NAA, distributed between September 2018 to September 2021, to the consumer level due to the presence of benzene in some samples of the products
The FDA is informing patients, caregivers and health care providers of risk of device component breaking in patients with Stryker’s STAR Ankle Replacements.
Coppertone, owned by Beiersdorf, is voluntarily recalling specific lots of five Coppertone aerosol sunscreen spray products manufactured between the dates of January 10, 2021 and June 15, 2021 to the consumer level. Coppertone has identified the presence of benzene in these lots of products.
Max-Lux Safe-T-Lite UV-C WAND may cause injury to the skin, eyes, or both after a few seconds of use.
This article features an interview with IHI's President and CEO Kedar Mate discussing what’s needed to advance health equity. IHI’s Pursuing Equity work is also mentioned, as well as lessons learned in partnership with health systems.
In this thought leadership interview, President and CEO Kedar Mate discusses IHI's health equity poll and Pulse Report, as well as the work IHI is doing to help health systems and communities eliminate inquities.
This article features IHI President and CEO Kedar Mate discussing IHI's health equity poll and Pulse Report. Dr. Mate discusses key findings from the poll and offers his thoughts on the changes that regulators, payers, and health care delivery organizations must pursue in order to accelerate improvement.
The Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI) and Pfizer Inc., announced the winners of a competitive grant process to help health systems address the social determinants of health (SDOH) and social health needs of patients.