As of March 11, 2020, at least 10 countries in Latin America have confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), with Mexico reporting at least seven patients
Mexican legislation has not specifically defined "digital health". However, the Federal Commission for the Protection against Sanitary Risks (COFEPRIS) and other private and public entities are...
Derived from recent events worldwide, in the event that the Mexican authorities issue a declaration of health contingency that implies the suspension of labor activities of the companies
Mexican Ministry of Health issues fast track approval process for products approved in other jurisdictions, and rules regarding import of drug products without need for a Mexican marketing ...
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Prepackaged products that have one or more warning seals or the legend of sweeteners should not:
Several modifications to the GHL and the LNHI have come into force on January 1st, 2020.
The private sector comprises private institutions, insurers and independent professionals, the users of which are not restricted.
The regulatory authority in this field is the Federal Commission for Protection against Sanitary Risk (Comisión Federal para la Protección contra Riesgos Sanitarios) (COFEPRIS
The Mexican healthcare system comprises public (social security institutions) and private sectors.
The Mexican healthcare system comprises of public (social security institutions) and private institutions, insurers and independent professionals.
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International treaties such as the Agreement on Technical Barriers to Trade (TBT) recognize labeling as a common tool used by governments to protect human health.
On October 7th, 2019, the Regulatory Impact Analysis and the draft amendment of the Official Mexican Standard NOM-051-SCFI/SSA1-2010
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A few days ago, the Second Chamber of the Mexican Supreme Court ruled as discriminatory the application of HIV/AIDS tests as a contracting requirement for medical staff.
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On April 29, 2019, a Bill that amends section V of article 6; sections I, II, III, V and VI of article 22, articles 217 and 221; adds section VII to article 22 and article 80 Bis of Industrial Property Law; and amends article 15 ...
Below are updates on the legal provisions and initiatives regarding the use of cannabis for both medicinal purposes and recreational use in Mexico, a follow-up to our January 2019 GT Alert .
In general terms, how is healthcare, including access to medicines and medical devices, funded in your jurisdiction?
On July 24, 2019, the Health Commission of the Chamber of Deputies approved the draft opinion that amends and adds various provisions to the General Health Law concerning overweight
On March 29, 2019, Mexico's government launched the Pilot Program to Register Domestic Workers to the Mandatory Social Security Regime, allowing domestic workers
The primary legislation for the advertising of medicinal products is the General Health Law (Ley General de Salud) (HL), and its Regulations (Reglamento de la LGS en materia de Publicidad) (HLR).
What laws and codes of practice govern the
advertising of medicinal products in your
The primary legislation for the advertising