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Pharmaceuticals, Medical Devices

Field Examinations

About the Course

Field examinations help to ensure in assess admissibility the safety, purity, and effectiveness compliance of products that are released for public use. For imported products, field exams help to determine legal admissibility. Field exams cover the entire spectrum of FDA-regulated products, including foods, animal and human drugs and devices, biological products, electronic products for compliance with the Radiation Control Standards, and cosmetics for label standards. This online course is designed to familiarize individuals with the “what, why, and when” of conducting examinations of products while performing inspections, sample collections, or surveillance activities. In this healthcare compliance course, you will learn the basics of field examinations. The eLearning course focuses on the purpose of field examinations and when they must be conducted. In addition, you will also learn about the types of field examinations, the equipment commonly used during field examinations, and how these examinations are conducted.