Tag Archives: Emergency

VitalPatch Wins FDA Emergency Use Authorization for Cardiac Monitoring in COVID Patients

May 8th, 2020 Cici Zhou Cardiology, Medicine VitalConnect announced that it has received FDA Emergency Use Authorization status for use of its VitalPatch to detect changes in the QT interval of hospitalized patients undergoing drug treatment for COVID-19. Hydroxychloroquine and chloroquine, used to treat some COVID-19 patients, are associated with risk of prolonged QT interval that… Read More »

Minnesota Board of Dentistry Recommends Only Emergency Procedures Amid COVID-19 Pandemic – FOX 21 Online

Dr. Daniel Loban of Loban Dental Speaks Out About the Order from the Minnesota Board of Dentistry March 20, 2020 DULUTH, Minn. – Dr. Daniel Loban, the owner of Loban Dental, is speaking out regarding the closure of dental offices unless procedures are for emergency purposes. “I can tell you my propensity is to help… Read More »

Ebola outbreak in Congo still not a public health emergency of international concern

WHO defines a public health emergency of international concern as “an extraordinary event” that constitutes a “public health risk to other States through the international spread of disease” and “to potentially require a coordinated international response.” In announcing the decision by the committee, Dr. Preben Aavitsland, the acting chair of the emergency committee, said “possible… Read More »

New York City declares a public health emergency amid Brooklyn measles outbreak

Unvaccinated people living in select ZIP codes will be required to receive the measles, mumps and rubella vaccine, known as MMR, to curtail the outbreak and protect others, he said. Under the mandatory vaccinations, members of the city’s Department of Health and Mental Hygiene will check the vaccination records of any individual who may have… Read More »

Be Smart Get Prepared 100 Piece First Aid Kit, Exceeds OSHA ANSI Standards for 10 People – Office, Home, Car, School, Emergency, Survival, Camping, Hunting, and Sports

This Deluxe 100 piece First Aid Kit first aid kit from Total Resources is a necessity for the workplace and meets or exceeds all OSHA / ANSI 2009 types I and II requirements for small business. It is in a hard carrying case designed with a multi-compartment organizer. It can be carried around for portability… Read More »