Food and Drug Administration (FDA)

FDA approves first AI tool for detecting retinopathy
Apr 12, 2018 | Jeff Lagasse
New technologies bring the promise of earlier detection and automation, both with an eye…
Trump opioid crisis
Mar 19, 2018 | Susan Morse
An electronic prescription drug monitoring program network would track…
Feb 27, 2018 | Susan Morse
Pharmacies, pain management clinics, drug testing facilities and individual physicians fall…
AHIP to address federal and state policies, market issues
Feb 20, 2018 | Susan Morse
The payer organization will hold two conferences back-to-back in Washington, D.C. during…
Trump’s budget proposes deep cuts to HHS, ONC, OCR budgets and staff
Feb 12, 2018 | Jessica Davis
The President's proposed budget makes deep cuts to health departments and public health initiatives while boosting…
Vizient: Drug prices to rise 7% in 2019
Jan 31, 2018 | Beth Jones Sanborn
The increase represents a substantial impact, especially given the use of many high-cost drugs, the report says. The firm also…
Moody’s: Expect human, financial toll for hospitals this flu season
Jan 29, 2018 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Hospitals are seeing a spike in patient volume, higher staffing needs, loss of elective procedure revenue and inadequate…
Jan 19, 2018 | Beth Jones Sanborn
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services said that an "exceptional circumstance special…
Jan 18, 2018 | Bernie Monegain
Advisors to the ambitious plan include former CMS head Don Berwick, MD, and Harvard professor Clayton Christensen, among others.
Hospitals still grappling with supply shortages in Hurricane Maria's wake
Jan 08, 2018 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Power grid instabilities persist. The FDA says improvements to medical supply availability are coming…