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How Kavanaugh High Court Pick Could Increase IUD Sales

A look at what impacts a changed court could have on abortion rights, and related IUD products that device companies Bayer and Allergan make and sell, plus a peek at new contraceptive products on the horizon.

The second of a multi-part Medtech Insight feature series on what a more conservative Supreme Court could mean for future court decisions that impact the medical device industry.

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Who Is Responsible? Congressional Cybersecurity Inquiry Reveals Manufacturer, Provider Rift

Hospitals and clinicians are pushing back against any assertion that they share equal responsibility with product manufacturers for cybersecurity of legacy connected medical devices. Manufacturers should be required to bear more responsibility, health-care provider groups told US House lawmakers. Device-makers, however, argue it is unreasonable to expect them to support security on their products indefinitely.

Cybersecurity Digital Health

Open Payments: Zimmer, Medtronic Top List Of Spenders

Major medical device companies paid almost $1bn in consulting fees, royalties, research costs and other expenses to physicians in 2017, the most recent data release from the US Open Payments database shows. Zimmer Biomet reported the highest spending on general physician payments, while Roche and Medtronic topped the list of research spending.

Clinical Trials Compliance

CMS Proposes To Cover More Telehealth, And Address Imaging, Lab Pay Matters

The US Medicare agency has proposed several changes to the status quo in its planned 2019 Medicare physician fee schedule and clinical laboratory fee schedule that will impact reimbursements for telehealth services, the advanced imaging industry and clinical laboratories.

Reimbursement Regulation

Message To US Congress: Know What Cybersecurity Tools You Have, Share What You Know, Untie Our Hands

Responding to US lawmakers on how to tackle cybersecurity threats to medical devices and the health-care system, device firms, hospitals, provider groups and other stakeholders listed recommendations on creating inventories, sharing information and amending laws.

Cybersecurity Digital Health

'A Criminally Negligent Medical Device Regulatory System': UK Mesh News Provokes Outrage

The EU medtech regulatory system is coming under fire again in the UK, being blamed for the vaginal surgical mesh scandal as action is taken to limit procedures. But this is a global problem.

Medical Device Europe

US Starts Imposing China Medtech Tariffs, But Offers Path To Product Exclusions

Although the 25% tariffs initiated July 6 by the US Trade Representative will impact about $836m worth of medical technology entering the US from China, the administration late last week offered a process for gaining exclusions for specific products. AdvaMed members are “looking into” the process, the group said, and Medical Imaging and Technology Alliance members have already started to try to use it.

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