PV Michigan Office Relocation

On Friday February 21, 2020  the PV Michigan office will relocate to 5136 Lovers Lane, Suite 201, Portage, Michigan from their current location.  The phone number will remain the same (269) 373-9112.

Pictures of the new diggs and of the move to follow…

Rick

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cGMPs for Outsourcing Facilities, Draft Rev 2

FDA has issued revision 2 to the cGMP Guidance for Outsourcing Facilities.

The draft guidance is available here. And is open for public comment.

As noted in the FDA announcement: This revised draft guidance describes FDA’s policies regarding compounders registered under section 503B of the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act (FD&C Act) as outsourcing facilities and the current good manufacturing practice (CGMP) requirements in FDA regulations.… more


Dakota Schmitt Receives ASQ CQIA Certification

Milwaukee, Wis., — The Certification Board of ASQ (American Society for Quality) is pleased to announce that Mr. Dakota Schmitt, has completed the requirements to be named an ASQ-Certified Quality Improvement Associate, or ASQ CQIA.

Dakota is a Validation Engineer with Performance Validation, a 100% employee owned company which provides professional, technical services to the life science industry. … more


Outsourcing?

Survey responses in the Dec 19, 2019 Aspen Alert identified that 83% of the survey respondents would utilize 3rd party resources to support their facilities in the upcoming year:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Performance Validation’s core business is providing commissioning, qualification and validation services to the pharmaceutical, biotech, and medical device industries.… more


Importation of Drugs

Notice of proposed rulemaking (NPRM) issued Dec 18, that if finalized, would allow for the importation of certain prescription drugs from Canada. In addition, the Administration is announcing the availability of a new draft guidance for industry that describes procedures drug manufacturers can follow to facilitate importation of prescription drugs, including biological products, that are FDA-approved, manufactured abroad, authorized for sale in any foreign country, and originally intended for sale in that foreign country.… more


Seasons Greetings from Performance Validation

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Performance Validation Receives Rose-Hulman Recruiting Award

We are honored to announce Performance Validation is in the top ten percent of all recruiting companies in attracting and recruiting Rose-Hulman talent! As a top hiring company during the 2018-2019 academic year, PV played a vital role in providing internship and full-time offers to students from Rose-Hulman.… more


Why do we have drug shortages?

In a recent post by FDA, Janet Woodcock – the primary reason for drug shortages are because of either manufacturing or quality related issues.

All drug manufacturers that sell their medications in the United States must adhere to the FDA’s Current Good Manufacturing Practice (CGMP) requirements.

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Have you Scheduled your Winter Mapping Yet?

It’s October, the leaves are turning brown, Football season has started, Pumpkin Spice is everywhere, and before you know it, Winter will be here.  Have you scheduled your Winter mapping Yet?  Don’t miss out, Performance Validation is currently accepting bookings to schedule Winter Temperature Mapping.… more


PV & the Building Commissioning Annual Conference

The Building Commissioning Annual Conference is a premiere event chock full of training, memorable speakers and presentations, and a chance to connect with prominent building industry professionals!

Neil Enlow

Join Certified Commissioning Professional Neil Enlow at the BCxA Annual Conference in Schaumburg, IL from September 25-27.… more