FDA Focuses on Surgical Fires during FPW

Blog Post created by judycomoletti Employee on Oct 11, 2013

Surgical FireIt’s Fire Prevention Week and the FDA (U.S. Food and Drug Administration) is launching new materials to support its Surgical Fire Prevention Initiative promoting safer practices and sharing fire prevention resources for all health care professionals, and providing important information for patients. They have identified 10 things patients should know about surgical fires. The Prevention Surgical Fires Initiative is celebrating its second anniversary during Fire Prevention Week 2013.