Regulatory/Legal
Sep 03, 2013
White Plains Hospital in White Plains, NY pays 86 cents for a unit IV of saline solution from Hospira. How then did a patient with private insurance (Aetna)...
Jul 12, 2013
 By Jeffrey Ellis Although there are major issues with the Affordable Care Act (ACA), the overall goal of the legislation to expand health insurance...
Jul 03, 2013
 By Bob Mehta One of the challenges facing device manufacturers looking to enter the European device market is identifying the correct classification for...
Jun 14, 2013
The debate has already begun on the ramifications on Supreme Court's Myriad Genetics decision.  In it, the court ruled that isolated genes can't be...
Jun 07, 2013
Every week MD+DI curates content from all over the Web to share some of the most interesting articles, longreads, and videos with the medical device community...
May 30, 2013
FDA's Bakul Patel took the stage at the WLSA Wireless Convergence Summit 2013 using an iRobot RP-VITA to speak with the audience on the status of FDA's...
May 24, 2013
When Angelina Jolie opted for her double mastectomy after genetic testing, she publicized her personal health care plan. However, the company that funded the...
May 23, 2013
Catch up on some of the most popular stories and content on MDDIOnline   Medtronic CEO Omar Ishrak Gets It. Device Industry Needs to Clone Him Medtronic'...
May 17, 2013
When the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act, better known as HIPAA, was passed in 1996, AOL was just beginning to crawl and the iPhone was...
May 17, 2013
A doctor fights for a lower-tech, higher-empathy approach to end-of-life care. A career con man exposes how Google AdWords helped him run an illegal online...