Light To Guide Our Feet
Light To Guide Our Feet

Menu

Collapse

Search Result

Collapse

Announcement

Collapse
No announcement yet.

What's Going On

Collapse

There are currently 119 users online. 28 members and 91 guests.

Most users ever online was 3,930 at 07:07 PM on 04-20-2019.

11 results in 0.0043 seconds.
Keywords
Members
Tags
home x
  •  

  • HHS Secretary Alex Azar Statement on FDA Authorization of First COVID-19 Test for Home Self-Tests

    U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar Statement on FDA Authorization of First COVID-19 Test for Home Self-Tests | site |




    (November 17, 2020) - - On November 17, 2020 the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) published the following information: On Tuesday, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued an emergency use authorization (EUA) for the first COVID-19 diagnostic at-home test, the Lucira COVID-19 All-In-One Test Kit, a molecular test that provides results in 30 minutes or less and is authorized for use by prescription only. HHS Secretary Alex Azar issued the following statement: “Making it possible for Americans to do their own rapid COVID-19 self-test at home by prescription is the latest addition to our constantly expanding arsenal of COVID-19 testing options. The Trump Administration has built the world’s largest testing system, and we will continue supporting both the development and manufacturing of cuttin...
    See more | Go to post

  • FDA Coronavirus COVID-19 Update - - - FDA Authorizes First COVID-19 Test for Self-Testing at Home

    U.S. Food and Drug Administration Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update: FDA Authorizes First COVID-19 Test for Self-Testing at Home | site |




    (November 17, 2020) - - On November 17, 2020 the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) published the following information:

    Today, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration issued an emergency use authorization (EUA) for the first COVID-19 diagnostic test for self-testing at home and that provides rapid results. The Lucira COVID-19 All-In-One Test Kit is a molecular (real-time loop mediated amplification reaction) single use test that is intended to detect the novel coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 that causes COVID-19. “The FDA continues to demonstrate its unprecedented speed in response to the pandemic. While COVID-19 diagnostic tests have been authorized for at-home collection, this is the first that can be fully self-administered and provide results at home. This new testing option is an important diagnostic
    ...
    See more | Go to post

  • CMS’ New One-Stop Nursing Home Resource Center Assists Providers, Caregivers, Residents

    Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services New One-Stop Nursing Home Resource Center Assists Providers, Caregivers, Residents | site |


    (October 30, 2020) - - The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services published today, October 30, 2020, the following information: Today, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) launched a new online platform - the Nursing Home Resource Center - to serve as a centralized hub bringing together the latest information, guidance and data on nursing homes that is important to facilities, frontline providers, residents and their families, especially as the fight against coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) continues. Previously, individuals seeking information specific to nursing homes needed to navigate to several disparate webpages and spent valuable time looking for answers. With the onset of the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency (PHE), quick access to up-to-date information and resources, including the 24 guidance documents r...
    See more | Go to post

  • Library of Congress offers New Virtual Student Workshops Opportunity to Engage with Library's Collections at Home

    Library of Congress offers New Virtual Student Workshops Opportunity to Engage with Library's Collections at Home | site |



    National Book Festival Resources for Students and Teachers Also Available Online


    (October 16, 2020) - - Today, October 16, 2020, the Library of Congress published the following information: The Library of Congress is now offering virtual student workshops to engage young learners during an unprecedented school year. A new set of virtual workshops, available for students in grades three through eight, offer an opportunity to explore the Library’s exhibitions, collections and architecture from home. “The Library has long been an outstanding resource for teachers through its Teaching with Primary Sources Program. Now as teachers and students continue to teach and learn online, we are excited to pilot new ways to connect K-12 classrooms across the country and expand access to the Library’s resources,” said Shar...
    See more | Go to post

  • Home Depot publishes COVID-19 Update - - How Home Depot is Preparing and Responding

    Home Depot publishes COVID-19 Update: How Home Depot is Preparing and Responding| site |



    (March 14, 2020) - - On March 12, 2020 Home Depot published the following information:

    As the situation around the 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) continues to develop, our paramount concern has been for the health and safety of our customers and associates.

    Several weeks ago, The Home Depot established a task force led by our Medical Health Management team to plan for the potential impacts of COVID-19. While this is not an exhaustive list, here are some of the precautions we’re taking across our business.

    Stores & Non-Store Facilities: As part of our normal practice, our stores and other facilities are cleaned and sanitized daily. Following guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), we’re increasing the frequency of cleaning and general hygiene maintenance in stores and other locations. We’re also steppi
    ...
    See more | Go to post

  • United Nations Coronavirus update - - 290 Million Students now Stuck at Home

    United Nations Coronavirus update: 290 Million Students now Stuck at Home| site |





    (March 5, 2020) - - Today (Thursday, March 5, 2020) the United Nations (UN) published the following information:





    School closures in 13 countries linked to the COVID-19 virus epidemic have disrupted the education of more than 290 million students, a record number, the UN education agency UNESCO said on Thursday.




    Disadvantaged children are the worst-hit by the emergency measures, declared UNESCO Director-General Audrey Azoulay: “While temporary school closures as a result of health and other crises are not new, unfortunately, the global scale and speed of the current educational disruption is unparalleled and, if prolonged, could threaten the right to education.” A further nine countries have implemented localized school closures: UNESCO estimates that, if these countries close schools nat...
    See more | Go to post

  • FDA’s Actions in Response to 2019 Novel Coronavirus at Home and Abroad

    FDA’s Actions in Response to 2019 Novel Coronavirus at Home and Abroad

    U.S. Food and Drug Administration's Actions in Response to 2019 Novel Coronavirus at Home and Abroad| site |



    (February 14, 2020) - - Today, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) published the following statement from Stephen M. Hahn M.D., Commissioner of Food and Drugs, U.S. Food and Drug Administration: The FDA plays an essential role in overseeing our Nation’s medical products as part of our vital mission to protect and promote public health, including during public health emergencies. The FDA is an active partner in the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) response, working closely with our government and public health partners across the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, as well as with our international counterparts. Our work is multifaceted, focusing on actively facilitating efforts to diagnose, treat and prevent the disease; surveilling the medical product supply chain for potential shortages or disruptions and helping to mitigate such impact...
    See more | Go to post

  • Joint EU-U.S. Statement following the EU-U.S. Justice and Home Affairs Ministerial Meeting

    Joint EU-U.S. Statement following the EU-U.S. Justice and Home Affairs Ministerial Meeting



    (November 9, 2018) - - Today, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security published the following information: On 9 November 2018, the EU-U.S. Ministerial Meeting on Justice and Home Affairs took place in Washington DC. The United States of America hosted the meeting and was represented by the U.S. Acting Attorney General Matthew G. Whitaker and Secretary for Homeland Security, Kirstjen Nielsen. The European Union was represented by the Commissioner for Migration, Home Affairs and Citizenship Dimitris Avramopoulos, as well as by the Austrian Federal Minister for the Interior Herbert Kickl, the Austrian Federal Minister for Constitutional Affairs, Reforms, Deregulation and Justice Josef Moser, the Romanian Minister of the Interior Carmen Daniela Dan and the Romanian Secretary of State for Justice Sebas...
    See more | Go to post

  • Federal Housing Administration announces Streamlined Claim Payment Requirements in Home Equity Conversion Mortgage Program

    Federal Housing Administration announces Streamlined Claim Payment Requirements in Home Equity Conversion Mortgage Program
    Link


    Action intended to speed reverse mortgage claim payments


    Washington, DC - - (October 22, 2018) - - The Federal Housing Administration (FHA) today announced revised requirements for Home Equity Conversion Mortgage (HECM) servicers when they assign FHA-insured reverse mortgages to the agency for claim payment.

    Effective immediately, FHA-approved HECM servicers can use alternative supporting documentation in lieu of previously required materials that, in many instances, delayed claim processing. Read FHA’s Mortgagee Letter. FHA Commissioner Brian Montgomery said, “Streamlining the HECM claim payment process makes us more responsive to participating lenders and helps continue our effort to put the program on a more financially viable path.” FHA’s new H
    ...
    See more | Go to post

  • U.S. Homeland Security Secretary Nielsen Meets with UK Home Secretary Javid

    U.S. Homeland Security Secretary Nielsen Meets with UK Home Secretary Javid




    (May 29, 2018) - - Today, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) published the following information:

    On May 29, Secretary of Homeland Security Kirstjen M. Nielsen met with United Kingdom Home Secretary Sajid Javid in Washington, D.C. Secretary Nielsen and Home Secretary Javid discussed U.S. and UK counterterrorism cooperation, including enhancing aviation security and preventing the misuse of the internet by terrorists. They also discussed information sharing efforts between the two countries.

    During the meeting, Secretary Nielsen reaffirmed the Department’s commitment to raising global security standards with our partners in the United Kingdom. She also highlighted the Department’s new Cybersecurity Strategy.
    ...
    See more | Go to post

  • Joint EU-U.S. Statement Following the EU-U.S. Justice and Home Affairs Ministerial Meeting

    Joint EU-U.S. Statement Following the EU-U.S. Justice and Home Affairs Ministerial Meeting




    (May 23, 2018) - - Today, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security published a Joint EU-U.S. statement following the EU-U.S. Justice and Home Affairs Ministerial Meeting. The statement is as follows: On 22 and 23 May 2018, the EU-U.S. Ministerial Meeting on Justice and Home Affairs was hosted by the Bulgarian Presidency of the EU Council in Sofia, Bulgaria. The meeting reaffirmed the long-standing, fruitful cooperation between the United States of America and the European Union in the areas of justice and home affairs, as well as the importance of jointly addressing common security threats. The United States was represented by the U.S. Attorney General, Jeff Sessions, and the Acting Deputy Secretary for Homeland Security, Claire Grady. The European Union, hosting the meeting, was represente...
    See more | Go to post

Menu

Collapse

Trending

Collapse

  • Staff Reporter 1
    HHS Secretary Alex Azar Statement on FDA Authorization of First COVID-19 Test for Home Self-Tests
    by Staff Reporter 1
    U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar Statement on FDA Authorization of First COVID-19 Test for Home Self-Tests | site |




    (November 17, 2020) - - On November 17, 2020 the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) published the following information: On Tuesday, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued an emergency use authorization (EUA) for the first COVID-19 diagnostic at-home test, the Lucira COVID-19 All-In-One Test Kit, a molecular test that provides results in 30 minutes or less and is authorized for use by prescription only. HHS Secretary Alex Azar issued the following statement: “Making it possible for Americans to do their own rapid COVID-19 self-test at home by prescription is the latest addition to our constantly expanding arsenal of COVID-19 testing options. The Trump Administration has built the world’s largest testing system, and we will continue supporting both the development and manufacturing of cuttin...
    11-19-2020, 05:02 AM
  • Staff Reporter 1
    FDA Coronavirus COVID-19 Update - - - FDA Authorizes First COVID-19 Test for Self-Testing at Home
    by Staff Reporter 1
    U.S. Food and Drug Administration Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update: FDA Authorizes First COVID-19 Test for Self-Testing at Home | site |




    (November 17, 2020) - - On November 17, 2020 the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) published the following information:

    Today, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration issued an emergency use authorization (EUA) for the first COVID-19 diagnostic test for self-testing at home and that provides rapid results. The Lucira COVID-19 All-In-One Test Kit is a molecular (real-time loop mediated amplification reaction) single use test that is intended to detect the novel coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 that causes COVID-19. “The FDA continues to demonstrate its unprecedented speed in response to the pandemic. While COVID-19 diagnostic tests have been authorized for at-home collection, this is the first that can be fully self-administered and provide results at home. This new testing option is an important diagnostic
    ...
    11-18-2020, 10:39 AM
  • Staff Reporter 1
    CMS’ New One-Stop Nursing Home Resource Center Assists Providers, Caregivers, Residents
    by Staff Reporter 1
    Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services New One-Stop Nursing Home Resource Center Assists Providers, Caregivers, Residents | site |


    (October 30, 2020) - - The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services published today, October 30, 2020, the following information: Today, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) launched a new online platform - the Nursing Home Resource Center - to serve as a centralized hub bringing together the latest information, guidance and data on nursing homes that is important to facilities, frontline providers, residents and their families, especially as the fight against coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) continues. Previously, individuals seeking information specific to nursing homes needed to navigate to several disparate webpages and spent valuable time looking for answers. With the onset of the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency (PHE), quick access to up-to-date information and resources, including the 24 guidance documents r...
    10-31-2020, 09:27 AM
  • Staff Reporter 1
    Library of Congress offers New Virtual Student Workshops Opportunity to Engage with Library's Collections at Home
    by Staff Reporter 1
    Library of Congress offers New Virtual Student Workshops Opportunity to Engage with Library's Collections at Home | site |



    National Book Festival Resources for Students and Teachers Also Available Online


    (October 16, 2020) - - Today, October 16, 2020, the Library of Congress published the following information: The Library of Congress is now offering virtual student workshops to engage young learners during an unprecedented school year. A new set of virtual workshops, available for students in grades three through eight, offer an opportunity to explore the Library’s exhibitions, collections and architecture from home. “The Library has long been an outstanding resource for teachers through its Teaching with Primary Sources Program. Now as teachers and students continue to teach and learn online, we are excited to pilot new ways to connect K-12 classrooms across the country and expand access to the Library’s resources,” said Shar...
    10-22-2020, 06:46 AM
  • Staff Reporter 1
    Home Depot publishes COVID-19 Update - - How Home Depot is Preparing and Responding
    by Staff Reporter 1
    Home Depot publishes COVID-19 Update: How Home Depot is Preparing and Responding| site |



    (March 14, 2020) - - On March 12, 2020 Home Depot published the following information:

    As the situation around the 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) continues to develop, our paramount concern has been for the health and safety of our customers and associates.

    Several weeks ago, The Home Depot established a task force led by our Medical Health Management team to plan for the potential impacts of COVID-19. While this is not an exhaustive list, here are some of the precautions we’re taking across our business.

    Stores & Non-Store Facilities: As part of our normal practice, our stores and other facilities are cleaned and sanitized daily. Following guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), we’re increasing the frequency of cleaning and general hygiene maintenance in stores and other locations. We’re also steppi
    ...
    03-14-2020, 07:33 AM

Menu

Collapse

Menu

Collapse

Working...
X