Medtech Insight is part of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them. Informa PLC’s registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 8860726.

This copy is for your personal, non-commercial use. For high-quality copies or electronic reprints for distribution to colleagues or customers, please call +44 (0) 20 3377 3183

Printed By

UsernamePublicRestriction
UsernamePublicRestriction

First HCFA Coverage Panel To Review Stem Cell Transplantation

This article was originally published in The Gray Sheet

Executive Summary

High dose chemotherapy and stem cell transplantation combination treatment for multiple myeloma will be reviewed Sept. 15-16 by the Health Care Financing Administration Medicare Coverage Advisory Committee's drugs, biologics and therapeutics panel, an Aug. 13 Federal Register notice states.

You may also be interested in...



Rochester Medical FemSoft Incontinence Insert Among FY 1999's 33 PMAs

FDA approval of Rochester Medical's FemSoft insert for female stress urinary incontinence on Sept. 30, the final day of the federal government's fiscal year, apparently put the agency's total number of approved, original premarket approval applications for the year at 33, down from 42 in 1998 and 46 in 1997.

Rochester Medical FemSoft Incontinence Insert Among FY 1999's 33 PMAs

FDA approval of Rochester Medical's FemSoft insert for female stress urinary incontinence on Sept. 30, the final day of the federal government's fiscal year, apparently put the agency's total number of approved, original premarket approval applications for the year at 33, down from 42 in 1998 and 46 in 1997.

One-Third Of HCFA DME Panel Appointees Backed By Congressmen

Three of the nine voting members named to the durable medical equipment panel of the Health Care Financing Administration's Medicare Coverage Advisory Committee received congressional support in their bid for appointment.

Related Content

UsernamePublicRestriction

Register

MT012170

Ask The Analyst

Ask the Analyst is free for subscribers.  Submit your question and one of our analysts will be in touch.

Your question has been successfully sent to the email address below and we will get back as soon as possible. my@email.address.

All fields are required.

Please make sure all fields are completed.

Please make sure you have filled out all fields

Please make sure you have filled out all fields

Please enter a valid e-mail address

Please enter a valid Phone Number

Ask your question to our analysts

Cancel