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FDA Discretionary Enforcement

FDA "Discretionary Enforcement" June 29 2017 Last March I sent a Freedom of Information Request to the FDA asking for details on any decisions they had made to use "discretionary enforcement" on some regulations It seems that are some labeling regulations that the FDA has apparently decided not to enforce but they haven't really said anything publicly That may be why we see

EPA Temporary Enforcement Policy (March 26 2020) Temporary policy regarding EPA enforcement of environmental legal obligations during the COVID–19 pandemic EGLE Discretionary Enforcement Guidance In light of the EPA Guidance EGLE has issued guidance on discretionary enforcement EGLE has established an email box to accept requests from

The FDA has published its enforcement policy for clinical electronic thermometers during the COVID-19 emergency The FDA has posted an FAQ on shortages of surgical masks and gowns This FAQ addresses current shortages the reuse of selected materials the use of products that have not been approved by the FDA and more

This document is intended to summarize the important updates requirements and guidelines around use of N95 respirators as of April 5 2020 This includes: FDA: EMERGENCY USE AUTHORIZATIONS OSHA REGULATIONS AND GUIDANCE NIOSH MASK SELECTION RESOURCES CDC GUIDANCE OTHER RESOURCES This guide contains resources for healthcare providers as they continue to

First the guidance describes the agency's intention to exercise enforcement discretion for certain modifications to these FDA-cleared devices Normally any time a manufacturer or user makes a modification to a ventilator device for instance adding wireless and/or Bluetooth capability for remote monitoring those modifications can often trigger an FDA premarket review which can delay the

FDA Updates Digital Health Guidances to Align with 21st

On September 26 2019 FDA released a six revised digital health guidances The primary objective of these revisions was to bring the guidances into alignment with the software function exemptions described in Section 3060 of the 21st Century Cures Act (the "Cures Act") The medical device community has anticipated these changes since Congress passed the Cures Act almost three years ago in

* The FDA and CDC have expressed significant concerns about the adequacy of validation studies performed by manufacturers based on the FDA's initial policy Section D which did not require submission of data for an EUA The updates made to the FDA policy on May 4 2020 now require submission for an EUA and provide additional guidance on the types of required validation studies

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COVID-19 Supply Chain and Trade Update April 9 2020 PPE Regulated by the FDA and Not Authorized by an EUA For products that are regulated by the FDA but are not subject to a EUA importers should submit entry information to the FDA Certain products used in the fight against the global pandemic are subject to an enforcement discretion policy published as guidance even though they

Home EPA Before Making Pandemic Response Products Consider Environmental Regulations Before Making Pandemic Response Products Consider Environmental Regulations By Jillian Kirn and Candee Wilde on March 30 2020 Posted in EPA FDA Yesterday March 26 2020 the U S Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) published a memorandum titled COVID-19 Implications for EPA's Enforcement

Guidance: The FDA has revised its face mask and respirator guidance to provide significant additional enforcement discretion for personal protective equipment (PPE) that is not subject to COVID-19 emergency use authorization The FDA says it "recognizes that when alternatives such as FDA-cleared masks or respirators are unavailable individuals including healthcare professionals might

Home Emergency Preparedness COVID-19 Before Making Pandemic Response Products Consider Environmental Regulations Before Making Pandemic Response Products Consider Environmental Regulations By Jillian Kirn and Candee Wilde on March 27 2020 Posted in COVID-19 Emergency Preparedness EPA Manufacturing Permitting Regulatory Yesterday March 26 2020

FDA makes changes to face mask and respirator enforcement policy during COVID-19 outbreak The Food and Drug Administration revised its face mask and respirator guidance to provide significant additional enforcement discretion for PPE that is not subject to COVID-19 emergency use authorization FDA

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FDA makes changes to face mask and respirator enforcement policy during COVID-19 outbreak The Food and Drug Administration revised its face mask and respirator guidance to provide significant additional enforcement discretion for PPE that is not subject to COVID-19 emergency use authorization FDA says it recognizes that when alternatives such as FDA-cleared masks or respirators are

Once you receive FDA clearance of your 510(k) you must register your establishment with FDA and list your products before shipping Note that FDA has established Emergency Use Authorizations due to Coronavirus and is exercising enforcement discretion for certain device regulations In response to the pandemic the Agency has stated that it may

When importing such devices entry information should be submitted to FDA At the time of entry Importers should transmit Intended Use Code 081 006: Enforcement discretion per final guidance and an appropriate FDA product code Under this Intended Use Code the Affirmations of Compliance for medical devices (such as the Registration Listing

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The updated information may be found on FDA's website and includes an article on the policy updates the FDA guidance and a fact sheet What to Do if You Have COVID-19 Confirmed Positive or Exposed Workers in Food Production Storage or Distribution Operations – 4/24/2020 This summary derived from Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recommendations outlines key steps that

will only identify new EUAs in this section The full list will be provided on the FDA website: Information for Filing Personal Protective Equipment and Medical Devices During COVID-19 Products regulated by FDA as a device not authorized by an EUA but where an enforcement discretion policy has been published in guidance