Posts In: EHS

NPPA extends the period of ceiling prices of Orthopaedic knee implants till 15th August, 2019

August 17, 2018 EHS, Pharmaceuticals, states 0

In a recent notification dated 16th August, 2018, the National Pharmaceutical Pricing Authority (“NPPA”) has extended the timeline of ceiling price fixed for orthopaedic knee...

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Unauthorised advertisement and advertisement structures will be considered illegal after 5th September, 2018, says Bengaluru Municipality

August 17, 2018 EHS, Industries, Karnataka 0

In furtherance to a recent ban on flexes, banners, buntings, flags, pamphlets and other such materials, the Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (“BBMP”) has issued a...

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CDSCO announces the list of Notified Bodies who can audit the manufacturing premises under Medical Device Rules, 2017

August 14, 2018 EHS, Healthcare, states 0

The Central Drugs Standard Control Organization (“CDSCO”) has released a list of registered Notified Auditing Bodies on August 6th, 2018  who can audit manufacturing sites...

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Karnataka Government takes a leap towards Cleaner and Greener city under Swachh Bharat Mission, issues Model Solid Waste Management Bye – Laws, 2018

August 14, 2018 EHS, Industries 0

 The Urban Development Secretariat, Karnataka (“Secretariat”), has issued a draft Karnataka Municipalities Model Solid Waste Management Bye – Laws 2018 (“Draft Bye-Laws”) as an initiative under...

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CDSCO clarifies on various aspects regarding grant of additional products and certificates under the Medical Devices Rules, 2017

August 14, 2018 EHS, Healthcare, states 0

Central Drugs Standard Control Organization (“CDSCO”) has clarified several queries with respect to grant of additional products and certificates like, Market standing certificate, Non-conviction certificate...

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Ministry of Health and Family Welfare invites comments on its plan to re-classify ‘Oxytocin as a Schedule H1 category Drug’ till 17th August, 2018

August 13, 2018 EHS, Pharmaceuticals, states 0

The Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (“Ministry”) proposes to omit oxytocin from the category of Schedule H drugs (Drugs which can be sold only...

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CDSCO issues Performance Evaluation Guidelines of In-vitro Diagnostic Medical Devices for complying with the Medical Devices (Amendment) Rules, 2018

August 13, 2018 EHS, Healthcare, states 0

As you are already aware, the Medical Devices (Amendment) Rules, 2018 [MDR 2017], are effective from August 1, 2018. Further to the Rules  the Central...

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CDSCO will stop accepting physical application for Registration and Re-registration of ethics committee from 1st September, 2018

August 13, 2018 EHS, Pharmaceuticals, states 0

The Central Drugs Standard Control Organization (“CDSCO”) has notified that physical application for registration and re-registration of Ethics Committee will not be accepted from 1st...

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Retail Pharmacies will no longer sell Oxytocin, hospitals / clinics to contact Karnataka Antibiotics & Pharmaceuticals Ltd. for procuring

August 9, 2018 EHS, Healthcare, states 0

In furtherance to the ban on manufacture for sale or distribution of Oxytocin by private manufacturers, the Ministry of Health & Family Welfare (“Ministry”) has,...

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“Patient Safety is Everyone’s Responsibility”, says the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare

August 9, 2018 EHS, Healthcare, states 0

The Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Government of India (“Ministry”) came up with a document, which provides a formal institutional framework with respect to...

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