MPC News Flash
Xofigo - Radium-223 Production Halted - Bayer has halted production of Ra-223 due to fibers found in the final product. Resolution - resumption is expected soon but no date established. 10/17/14
NRC to ICRP-103 Proposed Rule - The NRC is proposing to amend 10 CFR 20 to align with the ICRP Report 103 for Radiation Protection standards. 07/25/14
NRC Publishes Proposed Rule for Medical Events - NRC has published for comment a proposed rule covering medical events for brachytherapy, training and establishment of Associate RSO. 07/21/14
FDA Publishes Draft Informed Consent Guidance - The FDA has published a draft version of proposed guidance for "Informed Consent" for all IRB's and research uses of FDA regulated entities. Comment period expires September 15, 2014. 07/16/14
TJC DELAYS Implementation of Diagnostic Imaging Standards to July 1, 2015 - Due to stakeholder feedback, which now requires further research, The Joint Commission (TJC) has delayed the implementation date for it's revised Diagnostic Imaging Standards to July 1, 2015. 05/15/14
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