Keyword: Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
The FDA plans to release new guidance on opioid prescribing, which it intends to use as the basis of new digital tools aimed at the epidemic.
FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb said manufacturers must address cybersecurity from the design phase through the device’s time on the market.
FDA issues a cybersecurity safety warning for Medtronic cardiac devices, and Apple partners with a large orthopedic firm.
Three senators are concerned about the FDA's Pre-Cert program. VA and DOD leaders pledge accountability on EHR modernization.
The FDA has said that a vaccine for HPV can be used in patients up to age 45, plus more healthcare headlines.
A new KLAS/CHIME poll shows executives remain concerned about medical device cybersecurity, but cast much of the blame on manufacturers.
A massive package of legislation aimed at addressing the nation's opioid addiction crisis is heading to the president's desk and other healthcare headlines from around the web.
FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb said the agency will recommend that manufacturers include a "bill of materials" to help hospitals manage cyberattacks.
While well-intentioned, the law could create opportunities for hucksters and snake-oil salesmen to prey on those who are vulnerable.
HHS' Office of the Chief Technology Officer found five major challenges facing the agency's data-sharing protocol in a new report released on Monday.