Category: Endoscope Reprocessing

UCLA, Cedars-Sinai Patients Were In “Immediate Jeopardy,” Says State

May 20, 2016 — California health officials last year declared patients at UCLA’s Ronald Reagan Medical Center in “immediate jeopardy,” just weeks after the Los Angeles hospital publicly disclosed its deadly ‘superbug’ outbreak, according…

FDA Orders Endoscope Manufacturers to Perform Safety Studies

October 6, 2015 — Yesterday the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) ordered the three manufacturers of certain specialized medical endoscopes sold in the U.S. to perform “postmarket” surveillance studies. …