Interactions: News from CSHP

February 22, 2021

Health Canada: Special Access Program Regulations Changes

Health Canada’s Special Access Program (SAP), and the Emergency Drug Release (EDR) Program are used when a serious or life-threatening condition may require new drugs when conventional therapies have failed, are unsuitable, or unavailable. The regulations surrounding these programs are currently be…

February 4, 2021

Health Canada: Quarterly Updates on Mandatory Reporting

Health Canada has recently shared their quarterly update from the Canada Vigilance Program (CVP) to provide information regarding mandatory reporting by hospitals. Since the coming into force of the regulations for mandatory reporting on December 16, 2019, all hospitals across the country are …