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Nephron Pharmaceuticals Implements Kit Check for Serialization of Prefilled Syringes

Mon, 2019-04-01 03:28
Radio-Frequency Identification (RFID) tags are embedded on all prefilled syringe products at the Nephron 503B Outsourcing Facility.

Canada Approves First Marijuana Medical Device

Fri, 2019-03-29 11:00
Health Canada has approved Resolve Digital’s smart vaporizer for a Medical Device License for cannabis use.

Body Surrogate Robots are a Must-Have This Season

Thu, 2019-03-28 11:00
A team at Georgia Tech has developed an assistive robot that acts as a body surrogate for people with severe motor impairments.

There’s a Pill That Makes Your Blood Lethal to Mosquitos

Wed, 2019-03-27 11:00
Ivermectin is a drug that kills mosquitos after they bite, and it’s being used to control the spread of malaria.

DSCSA Focus Shifts to Wholesaler/Distributors

Wed, 2019-03-27 06:21
Healthcare Packaging looks at the Drug Supply Chain Security Act (DSCSA), circa 2019, in this exclusive interview with Peter Sturtevant, Senior Director, Industry Engagement—Pharmaceuticals, GS1 US.

WakeMed Hospital Partners with UPS, Matternet to Transport Medical Samples Via Drone

Tue, 2019-03-26 15:07
Groundbreaking logistics program delivers medical samples via Matternet’s unmanned drone platform at the WakeMed hospital and campus in Raleigh, NC.

SpotSee: Expanded Temperature-Monitoring Product Line

Tue, 2019-03-26 11:42
Cold Chain Complete is a combination of two temperature indicators that alert users to exposure of unacceptably high or low temperatures.

Ex-DEA Official Now Works for OxyContin Maker

Tue, 2019-03-26 11:00
A former senior DEA official who testified on the government’s attempt to curb the opioid epidemic is now a paid advisor for Purdue Pharma.

Nonprofit Targets Drug Shortages with a New Approach

Tue, 2019-03-26 03:00
Generics drugs face shortages for a variety of economic and management reasons. A group of health systems has banded together to ensure continuous supply for patients and aims to be the "conscience" of the market.

Now There’s a Drug for Postpartum Depression

Mon, 2019-03-25 11:00
The FDA just approved the first drug to treat postpartum depression, but it requires a stay in a medical center.

Supply Chain Security 101

Mon, 2019-03-25 10:00
Protecting your people, products, intellectual property and your firm’s reputation, has become a white collar profession.

AMA Asks Tech Companies to Stop Perpetuating Vaccine Misinformation

Fri, 2019-03-22 11:00
The American Medical Association is reaching out to social media platforms for help in stopping the anti-vax movement.

Serialization Responsibilities Spread Across a Diversity of Job Functions

Fri, 2019-03-22 10:07
Part Two of a Special Report on serialization demonstrates the wide range of job duties tasked with the responsibility of meeting this mandate.

Exhibit sales open for Healthcare Packaging EXPO and PACK EXPO International 2020

Fri, 2019-03-22 08:40
Where Your Business Takes Center Stage

4 Things Hospitals Consider When Buying Medical Devices

Thu, 2019-03-21 11:00
Adopting new medical devices into a facility is a big decision; here’s what hospitals look for during the process.

Serialization Leadership Reflects Corporate Culture

Wed, 2019-03-20 13:59
Part One of a Special Report on serialization shows how companies delegated responsibilities within their internal departments to meet serialization mandates.

Fake E-Cig Warning Labels Work on Kids

Wed, 2019-03-20 11:00
E-cigarette maker blu included fake warnings on their packaging, and a study proved the messaging stuck with consumers.

Keystone Folding Box Co.: Paperboard Pack Cuts 50% of Plastic

Wed, 2019-03-20 09:27
Company’s Ecoslide-OTC paperboard package eliminates need for larger peel/push blister packs.

Bemis Healthcare Packaging: Seal Verification Technology

Tue, 2019-03-19 16:20
Designed specifically for medical device packaging applications, Insura is imbedded into the sterile barrier system.

Drug Counterfeiting Comes to the U.S.

Tue, 2019-03-19 15:21
API (Active pharmaceutical ingredient) smuggled in this country from China, India and Pakistan is manufactured into pills and are “pre-positioned” for sale and distribution.