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Medical Devices

May 31, 2012 | Rene Letourneau
The U.S. House of Representatives approved a bill Wednesday to increase user fees paid by pharmaceutical and medical device manufacturers…
Apr 25, 2012 | Kelsey Brimmer
According to a recent report by the Health Research Institute at PwC U.S. regarding the use of social media in healthcare, one-third of…
Apr 02, 2012 | Rene Letourneau
Despite the distractions of an election year and the Supreme Court review of the Affordable Care Act, healthcare companies and…
Mar 13, 2012 | Michelle McNickle
In 2011, the medical device sector posted a total of 170 deals, according to Deal Search Online, the M&A database from Irving Levin Associates.…
Mar 01, 2012 | Rene Letourneau
Medical device manufacturers are feeling the effects of a sluggish economy and a revamped reimbursement model, which…
Feb 06, 2012 | Stephanie Bouchard
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services needs to strengthen its oversight capacity, according to the Office of Inspector…
Oct 20, 2011 | Mary Mosquera
Providers offer options for the Supercommittee to cut Medicare costs by making better coverage decisions and discouraging routine unnecessary…
Oct 10, 2011 | Stephanie Bouchard
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration and the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services have launched a parallel review pilot…
Aug 16, 2011 | Stephanie Bouchard
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is seeking to offer clarity to manufacturers and reviewers of medical devices. The agency released proposed guidance on…
Jul 29, 2011 | Stephanie Bouchard
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration should replace its 35-year-old 510(k) clearance process for medical devices, says a new report…

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