FDA Warns of Reduced Sensitivity for Omicron in Rapid Tests

In a new memo, the United States Food & Drug Administration (FDA) has documented and warned both patients and healthcare providers of the risk of Omicron, the latest variant of SARS-CoV-2, displaying reduced sensitivity to rapid antigen tests. Rapid antigen tests, sometimes referred to as lateral flow tests, are often used in occupational and

By |2021-12-29T11:19:27-05:00December 29th, 2021|Categories: News|0 Comments

COVID-19 Vaccine Mandate for HCW on Hold Nationwide

What is the status of the CMS Vaccine Mandate at present? The United States District Court in the Western District of Louisiana has issued a nationwide injunction preventing the federal government from implementing the CMS vaccine mandate for health care staff. This injunction applies to all states which were not covered by the injunction issued yesterday in ten states,

By |2024-01-31T11:08:32-05:00December 1st, 2021|Categories: News|Comments Off on COVID-19 Vaccine Mandate for HCW on Hold Nationwide
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