Bill would legalize drug re-importation; MD to limit interest in hospital debts;

> A new bill pending in Congress would undo longtime U.S. policy by making it legal to re-import prescription drugs, a move that seems likely to reduce U.S. drug prices if it passes. FiercePharma

> Maryland officials are looking to limit the interest hospitals in the state can add to pending debts that haven't reached the judgment stage. FierceHealthFinance

> The National Health Information Network has started its first practical data exchange, moving health data between a hospital system and the Social Security Administration. FierceHealthIT

> Researchers announced that they were able to use genetic material to transform skin cells into the biological equivalent of embryonic stem cells. FierceBioResearcher

And Finally... This time, when the eagle landed, it was a bit upsetting for everyone involved. Article

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