April 9, 2020
HIDA Summarizes Federal COVID-19 Regulations & PPE Guidance
Multiple federal agencies are releasing guidance in an effort to help frontline healthcare workers prevent the spread of COVID-19. HIDA Government Affairs has created three documents summarizing these regulations by agency.
Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
The FDA is responsible for protecting the public health by ensuring the safety, efficacy, and security of medical devices. FDA has issued several updates around the regulation of PPE, diagnostics, and other medical devices used to prevent the transmission of COVID-19.