Zack Budryk

Zack Budryk
Zack Budryk

Zack Budryk is a former editor at FierceHealthcare.

Stories by Zack Budryk

FDA

FDA seeks to intervene in device harm reporting

In the wake of a series of antibiotic-resistant infection outbreaks caused by contaminated medical devices, the Food and Drug Administration is stepping up its efforts to improve hospital reporting of device-associated deaths or injuries.

infection

Rural hospitals lead in infection prevention

Advocates have long protested that federal regulations unfairly penalize rural and safety-net providers for factors beyond their control, but new research suggests rural providers are ahead on care coordination and infection prevention.