AMDR Memo: Informed Consent and State Legislative Update (09/01/10)

AMDR Memo: Informed Consent and State Legislative Update (09/01/10)

No state requires hospitals to obtain a patient’s informed consent when using reprocessed medical devices.  As you are no doubt aware, over the last several years, some original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) orchestrated a number of bills at the state legislative level proposing to require hospitals to obtain a patient’s informed consent (among other things) prior to use of a reprocessed device.  To date, every state that has considered such legislation promoted by the OEMs has rejected it…. For a full copy of this memo, click here.

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