| 03 March 2015 |
The Danish Health and Medicines Authority has appointed Anette Lykke Petri as new Head of Division for Supervision as from 1 March 2015. Anette Lykke Petri will be forming the new management team for Public Health Medical Officers East & Supervision, and in cooperation with the management teams of our decentralised divisions in the western parts of Denmark she will implement our action plan for the supervisory function.
| 03 February 2015 |
On 1 February 2015, Anne-Marie Vangsted, Acting Head of Division, took up the position as Director with responsibility for supervision at the Danish Health and Medicines Authority. The new position as director was created as part of our action plan aimed at modernising the supervisory function, in which Anne-Marie Vangsted has played a key role since we presented the plan on 15 September 2014.
| 24 June 2014 |
The Danish Health and Medicines Authority encourages hospitals to pay special attention to the risk of dose errors of the anticonvulsant medicine Pro-Epanutin.
| 11 June 2014 |
The Danish Health and Medicines Authority (DHMA) has received an external report from the European Partnership of Supervising Organisations in Health Care and Social Services (EPSO) about the DHMA's supervision of healthcare professionals. The Danish Ministry of Health asked EPSO to make the report following criticism about the healthcare supervision of the DHMA brought forward by the media in 2013. The EPSO report identifies several problems and provides indications for improvement of the DHMA's supervision of healthcare professionals.