- New HMDR Application Forms - The California Home Medical Device Retail (HMDR) Program just published a set of new application forms. They include facility applications and the HMDR Exemptee application form. All the new forms become effective July 2018. Go to the HMDR Application Forms
Become An Exemptee - - Don't get tripped up. - - Many folks are interested in becoming a California Home Medical Device Retailer (HMDR) Exemptee. However, it's easy to miss that the application states some minimum requirements about who is qualified to submit an application. According to the California Application for Home Medical Device Retailer Exemptee License - New and Renewal form, these are the minimum qualifications: Education: High school diploma GED or equivalent. Attach copies of any...
A new law modifies the requirement for the department to inspect a licensed home medical device retail facility business if it is accredited, as specified, by an accreditation organization approved by the federal Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services.
"Since Maine does not require a medical device license for the sale of medical supplies, this may be an indication Amazon may not enter the drug supply chain, RBC analysts said." Source: Amazon cancels pharma license application in Maine, raising more questions about its health-care plans - CNBC
Under the Sherman Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Law, the California State Department of Health
Services (effective July 1, 2001), became responsible for the licensure and regulation of home medical
device retail facilities (HMDRF).