New EBM (points-related reimbursement catalogue) spells change for German specialists
This article was originally published in Clinica
The new EBM (points-related reimbursement catalogue) will mean considerable changes in German specialist health care. In ophthalmology, many procedures that used to be charged for separately will now come under a single higher tariff. Surgical ophthalmic procedures will, in part, be considerably upgraded. An exception is cataract operations which will be devalued.
You may also be interested in...
Nina Daily, chief marketing officer at the Professional Beauty Association since July 2018, will succeed Steve Sleeper as executive director at the end of June when Sleeper retires. More cosmetics industry appointments.
New round of orders would give the US all the vaccine it needs from the existing mRNA products, taking pressure off AstraZeneca as it experiences manufacturing challenges and the EU considers export restrictions to ensure it gets enough vaccine.
Listerine mouthwash drove J&J’s oral care sales up 11.4% in the fourth quarter. Tylenol for adults was the star of its OTC drug business but weakness of children’s Tylenol products and other OTCs led to flat sales.