Regulations & Standards

FDA Recognizes UL Battery Standards

According to Underwriters Laboratories (UL), the FDA has recognized two UL battery safety standards as consensus standards for certain types of medical batteries. The two standards are UL 2504 for Household and Commercial Batteries and UL 1642 for Lithium Batteries (Cells).

Stanley Healthcare SpaceTRAX

Software

Stanley Healthcare Updates Inventory System

At the upcoming annual conference of the Association for Healthcare Resource and Materials Management, Stanley Healthcare will demonstrate the latest release of its SpaceTRAX inventory management system. Changes include improved reporting capabilities, case management, and security features.

News

Eisenberg Patient Safety Award Nominations Open August 1

The Eisenberg Award recognizes achievement in patient safety and healthcare quality consistent with the National Quality Strategy goal to achieve better, more affordable care. Nominations will be accepted from August 1 to September 30, 2014.