All employees who handle patient information must be appropriately trained to HIPAA.
It is our responsibility to educate family and friends about the dangers associated with the practicing of backroom medicine.
The felony charges involve stealing confidential product information for use with a competitor.
Although not as stringently controlled as medical devices, veterinary devices fall under FDA’s authority. And the agency is watching.
Considering rump injections? Head to the donut shop instead.
This week’s offenders are charged with smuggling and unlawful use of silicone, injecting it straight into the buttocks.
Why would a company intentionally ignore FDA and market a device that hasn’t been cleared by the agency?
Using silicone inappropriately is never a good idea.
Another bad actor earns a vacation in federal custody.
Money should never be a higher priority than safety and efficacy.