GAO report suggests replacing paper Medicare cards with newer technology.
Researchers assess providers’ views on government incentives for electronic health records.
If more health information should be disclosed, federal and state laws should mandate disclosure.
HHS letter clarifies HIPAA’s Privacy Rule and may have the potential to reduce gun violence.
The VA establishes a temporary program to make it easier for veterans to obtain medical care.
“Targeted transparency” can help achieve regulatory and regulated entity goals.
Adoption of new model legislation could improve medical response to public health crises and disasters.
FDA adjusts maximum civil money penalties to account for inflation.
FDA declares personalized medicine “has clearly arrived.”
Scholar proposes a manufacturers’ excise tax to fund obesity-prevention efforts.
Agency hopes a strategic plan and proposed rule will protect patients from delayed treatment.
Supporters of legislation argue FDA will not cabin its regulatory power on its own.