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BIO, PhRMA and Others Urge Further FDA Clarity on Drug Compounding By Zachary Brennan - Published 14 June 2017

The Biotechnology Innovation Organization (BIO), the Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America (PhRMA), Pew Charitable Trusts and other groups earlier this week sent letters to the House and Senate urging further support for FDA oversight of drug compounders and enforcement of the 2013 Drug Quality and Security Act. 

Categories: News, US, FDA, Compliance, Drugs, Government affairs

Tags: drug compounding, PhRMA, BIO, Pew Charitable Trusts, DQSA

Pew: Insurance Claims Must Include UDIs to Track Device Safety By Michael Mezher - Published 13 April 2016

The Pew Charitable Trusts says that adding unique device identifiers (UDIs) to insurance claims forms is critical to the success of several federal initiatives to improve medical device safety and patient care.

Categories: News, FDA, Medical Devices, Postmarket surveillance

Tags: Unique device identifier, UDI, claims forms, CMS, Pew Charitable Trusts, Josh Rising

Industry Weighs Integration of UDIs Into Medical Device Registry Network By Michael Mezher - Published 18 November 2015

The Advanced Medical Technology Association (AdvaMed) is at odds with a government task force over how unique device identifiers (UDI) could be used in a proposal for a coordinated registry network for medical devices.

Categories: News, US, CDRH, Medical Devices, Postmarket surveillance, Regulatory strategy, Submission and registration

Tags: Coordinated registry networks, CRN, Medical Device Registry Task Force (MDRTF), AdvaMed, Pew Charitable Trusts, Unique Device Identification, UDI