FDA Seeks $60 Million in Funding to Improve Access to Safe and Effective Medical Products

The total $8.4 billion fiscal year 2023 budget request is 34% higher than the agency’s 2022 appropriated funding level.
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Survey: Patients Agree Wearable Devices Improve Health Outcomes, but Find Them Hard to Use

The findings suggest that manufacturers need to make user interface and user experience design improvements to certain wearable medical devices.
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Evolving the Field of Neuromodulation: Four Trends Driving the Shift to Personalized Care

There is significant opportunity to develop therapies that create new standards of care and initiate a new wave of precision medicine.
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FDA Issues Cybersecurity Alert About Vulnerabilities in Software Components

Unauthorized access could allow an attacker to take full control of the host operating system.
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Disruptive Digital Health Models: Improving Access, Eliminating Bias and Delivering Higher Quality Care

Fueled by the need to provide quality care during a global pandemic, healthcare stakeholders are acting quickly to identify new opportunities and overcome challenges.
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U.S. MedTech, Healthcare Companies Not Immune to Cyberthreats Amid Russia-Ukraine War

Russia’s invasion of Ukraine has increased the potential for cyberattacks against U.S. healthcare systems.
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Neutralizing the Healthcare Industry’s Biggest Cyberthreats

Neutralizing the Healthcare Industry’s Biggest Cyberthreats

Five steps to better protect providers, medtech companies, their networks, data and patients from a cyberattack.
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Collaboration is Critical for Pushing Medtech Forward

Building fruitful development partnerships between companies, governments and researchers will enable the most promising and impactful deployments in healthcare.
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Baxter Issues Urgent Safety Notification for Potential Alarm Malfunction in Infusion Pumps

Thus far, the company has received 51 reports of serious injury and three reports of patient death over five years.
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Setting the Stage for the Next Generation of Medical Devices

A global pandemic is still upon us, but that certainly does not mean that healthcare technology innovation is standing still. To help the medical device industry look to the future and prepare, experts from regulation and academia alike are bringing attention to the acceleration and pitfalls of innovation.
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