One In Four Cancer Survivors Can ’t Afford Their Medical Care–And We’re Blaming The Wrong People
One in four cancer survivors struggle to pay their medical bills. An even higher number worry about whether they ’ll be able to scrounge up the money to pay off their out-of-pocket healthcare costs. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - February 11, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Peter Ubel, Contributor Source Type: news

How runaway healthcare costs are a threat to older adults and what to do about it
(West Health Institute) Empowering Medicare to directly negotiate drug prices, accelerating the adoption of value-based care, using philanthropy as a catalyst for reform and expanding senior-specific models of care are among recommendations for reducing healthcare costs published in a new special report and supplement to the Winter 2019-20 edition of Generations, the journal of the American Society of Aging (ASA). (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - February 6, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Abuse-deterrent formulation of morphine saves healthcare costs
(Source: PharmacoEconomics and Outcomes News)
Source: PharmacoEconomics and Outcomes News - February 1, 2020 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

HIV outcomes improved by state-purchased insurance plans, study finds
(University of Virginia Health System) Increasing enrollment in the plans could save millions in healthcare costs and even reduce HIV transmission, the researchers say. (Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases)
Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases - January 30, 2020 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Major Financial Impact, Disability Tied to Post-TBI Epilepsy Major Financial Impact, Disability Tied to Post-TBI Epilepsy
Epilepsy that develops following traumatic brain injury (TBI) significantly increases the risk for disability and boosts healthcare costs, new research suggests.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines - January 16, 2020 Category: Neurology Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

Sleep apnea and risk of traumatic brain injury and associated mortality and healthcare costs: a population-based cohort study - Lin SY, Chen W, Harnod T, Lin CL, Hsu WH, Lin CC, Chang YL, Wang IK, Kao CH.
The objective of this study was aimed to investigate whether sleep apnea patients had a higher risk of traumatic brain injury. METHODS: Data were collected from the Taiwan Longitudinal Health Insurance Database during the period of 2000... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 16, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

California eyes selling its own brand of generic prescription drugs to battle high costs
Gov. Gavin Newsom's new state budget will call for California to produce its own brand of generic prescription drugs to drive down healthcare costs. (Source: L.A. Times - Health)
Source: L.A. Times - Health - January 9, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Melody Gutierrez Source Type: news

Focus Needed Not Just On Drugs But Hospital Expenses To Impact Healthcare Costs
Despite the fact that hospital costs are the biggest part of our health care system and that such costs are growing more rapidly than other health care segments, politicians find it easier to go after biopharma companies. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - January 8, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: John LaMattina, Contributor Source Type: news

More than a third of U.S. healthcare costs go to bureaucracy
(Reuters Health) - U.S. insurers and providers spent more than $800 billion in 2017 on administration, or nearly $2,500 per person - more than four times the per-capita administrative costs in Canada's single-payer system, a new study finds. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 6, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

20 Private Companies to Watch in 2020
MD+DI has taken a hard look at the private medtech sector and developed this list of 20 private companies we will be paying particularly close attention to in the new year. It was not an easy task. There are so many interesting private companies in the industry right now that we started with a much longer list and whittled it down to the 20 companies that stood out most to us. So without further ado, here are the 20 companies that made the cut: 4C Medical is developing the AltaValve, a transcatheter mitral valve replacement (TMVR) platform designed to address mitr...
Source: MDDI - December 24, 2019 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Amanda Pedersen Tags: Business Source Type: news

20 Private Medtech Companies to Watch in 2020
MD+DI has taken a hard look at the private medtech sector and developed this list of 20 private companies we will be paying particularly close attention to in the new year. It was not an easy task. There are so many interesting private companies in the industry right now that we started with a much longer list and whittled it down to the 20 companies that stood out most to us. So without further ado, here are the 20 companies that made the cut: 4C Medical is developing the AltaValve, a transcatheter mitral valve replacement (TMVR) platform designed to address mitr...
Source: MDDI - December 24, 2019 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Amanda Pedersen Tags: Business Source Type: news

CCG warns of large financial gap
A large clinical commissioning group has admitted it will miss its financial plan by around £13m, due to higher than expected spending on continuing healthcare costs. (Source: HSJ)
Source: HSJ - December 23, 2019 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

eyeforpharma Awards: Recognizing and celebrating innovation
At the eyeforpharma Awards we strive to reward, support and incentivise innovation, especially when it comes to the value pharma offers patients and customers. We only recognize meaningful innovation which takes our industry, our reputation and our impact forward and the entries are measured objectively by external judges.  I was amazed by the quality of entries this year. With 500 nominations, our judges – a mixture of patients and health professionals – deliberated hard for many hours, finally settling on just 16 winners, each exemplifying the very best work in pharma.   By ‘best’...
Source: EyeForPharma - December 19, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Paul Simms Source Type: news

U.S. healthcare spending rose slightly in 2018
Total healthcare spending in the U.S. increased 4.6% to reach $3.649 trillion...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: AI predicts future healthcare costs using chest x-rays How Medicare's final rule for 2020 will affect radiologists JAMA: 25% of U.S. healthcare spending is waste High prices drive healthcare spending in the U.S. U.S. healthcare spending growth slows in 2017 (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - December 9, 2019 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Infant morbidity decreases with incentive-based prenatal tobacco interventions
(University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus) A new study in Colorado reveals a significant reduction in NICU (up to 55%) and preterm births due to incentive-based programs implemented to help low-income pregnant women stop smoking cigarettes. Colorado saved over 4 million dollars in healthcare costs by providing these programs and has an opportunity to save 16 million. The issue is critical because smoking in the third trimester of pregnancy is three to four times higher among women who live in poverty. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - December 6, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

National group publishes approach to improve pediatric sepsis surveillance
(Boston Medical Center) Sepsis is a major public health problem, contributing to substantial disability, death, and healthcare costs in the United States among both adults and children. Though sepsis is the focus of worldwide prevention and quality improvement efforts, tracking sepsis rates and outcomes is challenging because a definitive diagnostic test does not yet exist. Sepsis is particularly difficult to track in infants and children because of age-related differences in responses to infection and treatment approaches. (Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases)
Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases - November 27, 2019 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Soaring healthcare costs weigh on voters in US battleground states
Voters in several battleground states that could hold the balance of power in next year ’s presidential election ranked health care costs the biggest threat to the U.S. economy, according to a recent poll conducted by the Financial Times and the Peter G Peterson Foundation. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - November 25, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Patti Waldmeir in Minneapolis, Minnesota Source Type: news

Soaring healthcare costs weigh on voters in US battleground states
Voters in several battleground states that could hold the balance of power in next year ’s presidential election ranked health care costs the biggest threat to the U.S. economy, according to a recent poll conducted by the Financial Times and the Peter G Peterson Foundation. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - November 25, 2019 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Patti Waldmeir in Minneapolis, Minnesota Source Type: news

Healthcare costs weigh on voters in US battleground states
Issue of medical bills is big issue in presidential election, according to FT poll (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - November 24, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Humana's Medicare Advantage value-based programs reduce healthcare costs by $3.5 billion, report shows
Humana's revenue is projected to increase on 17% rise in MA membership and premium increases, but return of HIF reduced workforce by 2%. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - November 22, 2019 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Peanut Allergy Healthcare Costs High Peanut Allergy Healthcare Costs High
Nut allergy is a significant burden on the healthcare system, new research confirms, but immunotherapies on the horizon might reduce that.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - November 21, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Allergy & Clinical Immunology News Source Type: news

LimFlow Shows ‘PROMISE’ During VIVA
A firm that was labeled one of Medtech’s 16 Most Promising Private Companies by Canaccord Genuity earlier this year, has strong results from a study that will help with FDA approval. LimFlow recently announced positive six-month data from the full patient cohort in its PROMISE I early feasibility study of the Percutaneous Deep Vein Arterialization (pDVA) System. The Paris-based company presented the data during the Vascular Interventional Advances [VIVA] Conference held in Las Vegas, earlier this month. The company’s technology is used for the treatment of chronic limb-threatening ischem...
Source: MDDI - November 18, 2019 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Omar Ford Tags: Cardiovascular Source Type: news

Medical Tourism Lowers Healthcare Costs for Companies and Their Employees, But Is It Good Medicine for Patients and Can Clinical Laboratories Participate?
Some companies save so much in healthcare cost they pay their employees to participate in medical tourism programs Medical tourism is not new, but it’s changing, and clinical laboratories have a role to play in the models employers use to save money on their employees’ health coverage costs. Employers that manage the entire process—from securing […] (Source: Dark Daily)
Source: Dark Daily - November 6, 2019 Category: Laboratory Medicine Authors: Jude Tags: Laboratory Management and Operations Laboratory Operations Laboratory Pathology Laboratory Testing Management & Operations AMA American Journal of Medicine american medical association AMJMED anatomic pathology Ashley Furniture Industr Source Type: news

Anxiety disorders increase patients' healthcare costs
(Source: PharmacoEconomics and Outcomes News)
Source: PharmacoEconomics and Outcomes News - November 1, 2019 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Rising healthcare costs are another driver of US inequality
America’s have-nots have benefited from low inflation, except when it comes to medical costs. (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - October 28, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Associations among neighborhood greenspace, neighborhood violence, and children's asthma control in an urban city - DePriest K, Butz A, Curriero FC, Perrin N, Gross D.
Among 6.1 million children with asthma, 38% have uncontrolled asthma leading to increased pediatric emergency department (ED) visits, hospitalizations, and healthcare costs. Uncontrolled asthma unequally harms children from lower-income, racial and ethn... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 19, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Smoking link to poverty highlighted
Ending smoking could lift million people out of poverty, claim Related items fromOnMedica Smoking consumes nearly 6% of global healthcare costs Smoking causes half of deaths from 12 cancers UN achieves HIV treatment target 9 months early Fewer than ever women smoke at point of birth UK child health near bottom in Europe (Source: OnMedica Latest News)
Source: OnMedica Latest News - October 18, 2019 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

61% of countries have insufficient blood supplies
Global shortages of blood for transfusions identified Related items fromOnMedica Global inequalities in childhood leukaemia survival persist Smoking consumes nearly 6% of global healthcare costs World misses target to reduce maternal mortality European cancer death rates falling faster in men High blood pressure nearly doubles worldwide (Source: OnMedica Latest News)
Source: OnMedica Latest News - October 18, 2019 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Growing competition creates ways Minnesota employers can control healthcare costs
New health insurance choices give Minnesota companies opportunities to manage risk, reduce costs, and control claims. “The market is opening up for creative solutions,” said Erik Hinz, a Minneapolis-based Sales Executive for The Horton Group, an insurance, employee benefits, and risk advisory firm. Minnesota companies have traditionally bought insurance from one of only three primary insurers. “Every ye ar at their renewal, companies would have to pick the least-worst option because there… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - October 14, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Jim Molis Source Type: news

Growing competition creates ways Minnesota employers can control healthcare costs
New health insurance choices give Minnesota companies opportunities to manage risk, reduce costs, and control claims. “The market is opening up for creative solutions,” said Erik Hinz, a Minneapolis-based Sales Executive for The Horton Group, an insurance, employee benefits, and risk advisory firm. Minnesota companies have traditionally bought insurance from one of only three primary insurers. “Every ye ar at their renewal, companies would have to pick the least-worst option because there… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - October 14, 2019 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Jim Molis Source Type: news

US Congress examines private equity role in surging healthcare costs
Hospitals are outsourcing their emergency rooms to costly third-party companies (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - October 14, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

A technology enabled concussion care pathway reduces costs and enhances care - Alberts JL, Modic MT, Udeh BL, Zimmerman N, Cherian K, Lu X, Gray R, Figler R, Russman A, Linder SM.
BACKGROUND: The standardization of care along disease lines is recommended to improve outcomes and reduce healthcare costs. The multiple disciplines involved in concussion management often results in fragmented and disparate care. A fundamental gap exists ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 7, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Walmart to test programs for U.S. workers to cut its healthcare costs
Walmart Inc said on Thursday it will begin several healthcare pilot programs for its U.S. employees starting Jan. 1 as it looks for ways to cut healthcare costs - one of the largest expenses for the retailer after wages. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 3, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Proposed Federal Rules Let Patients Compare Healthcare Costs on Their Smartphones
Another push for price transparency steps up pressure on medical laboratories and anatomic pathology groups to develop compliance strategies Clinical laboratories and anatomic pathology groups are under increasing pressure to develop strategies for making their test prices more accessible to patients. Those pressures are likely to grow due to newly proposed federal regulations that aim […] (Source: Dark Daily)
Source: Dark Daily - October 2, 2019 Category: Laboratory Medicine Authors: Jude Tags: Laboratory Management and Operations Laboratory News Laboratory Pathology Laboratory Testing anatomic pathology CCSQ Center for Clinical Standards and Quality clinical laboratory clinical pathology Dark Daily dark intelligence group Source Type: news

No to Ageism, Yes to Intergenerational Equality
Srinivas Tata, is Director, Social Development Division, United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP)   Eduardo Klien, is Regional Director, Asia, HelpAge InternationalBy Srinivas Tata and Eduardo KlienBANGKOK, Thailand, Oct 1 2019 (IPS) As we are celebrating the International Day of Older Persons today, we recognize that population ageing is a human success story, a story of longer and often healthier lives of the world’s people. The many faces of older persons that we see in Asia and in the Pacific, and, indeed, all over the world, attest to this fact. Still, however, agein...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - October 1, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Srinivas Tata and Eduardo Klien Tags: Aid Asia-Pacific Democracy Development & Aid Editors' Choice Global Governance Headlines Health Inequity Labour Population TerraViva United Nations Women's Health Source Type: news

Sam's Club pilots healthcare discount bundles for members
Sam ’s Club members will soon be able to purchase bundles that provide discounts on healthcare services including primary care and pharmaceuticals. The Care Accelerator is designed to lower costs, especially for “our members who shoulder a higher burden of healthcare costs, like small- business own ers or those with high-deductible plans,” said Lori Flees, senior vice president of health and wellness for at the warehouse club, in a company blog. Flees said Sam’s Club will use its scale and… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - October 1, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Anne Stych Source Type: news

Healthcare costs greater with GINA  4/5 asthma therapy
(Source: PharmacoEconomics and Outcomes News)
Source: PharmacoEconomics and Outcomes News - October 1, 2019 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

mHealth Apps: How Are They Revolutionizing the Healthcare Industry?
Conclusion Undoubtedly, the mHealth apps are having a groundbreaking impact on the pharmaceutical and healthcare industry thanks to the faster, better and cheaper health management benefits. With the mHealth apps gaining traction, more healthcare providers and practitioners are expected to enter the space of mHealth apps. (Source: MDDI)
Source: MDDI - September 24, 2019 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Juned Ghanchi Tags: Digital Health Source Type: news

Rising animosity toward healthcare costs means ripe opportunity for insurtech startups
As politicians and their constituents grapple over Medicare for All, these well-funded startups hope to capitalize on the public ’s appetite for new, consumer-friendly approaches to health insurance. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - September 20, 2019 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

The anaesthetists' role in perioperative infection control: what is the action plan?
Hospitalised patients who suffer from healthcare-associated infections (HAIs) experience increased morbidity, mortality, and healthcare costs. Enterococcus, Staphylococcus aureus, Klebsiella, Acinetobacter, Pseudomonas, and Enterobacter spp. (ESKAPE) are leading causative organisms of infection. Postoperative HAIs affect at least 7% of patients undergoing surgery, as proven by rigorous investigation and falling within the 1.9 –8.8% range reported by national stakeholders. Treatment of HAIs has fuelled resistance, making infections more difficult to treat when they develop. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - September 12, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

In 2020, Employer Health Costs To Double Inflation Yet Again
Employer healthcare costs in the U. S. are rising 6.5% in 2020 or nearly double the rate of general inflation for yet another year, Aon data shows. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - September 12, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Bruce Japsen, Contributor Source Type: news

Things to know when evaluating reference-based pricing models for your business
Healthcare costs continue to increase, prompting some employers to adopt strategies to help mitigate the impact. But not many have done so. One of those strategies is implementing a reference-based pricing (RBP) model. While that is a viable solution for some, it is a complicated undertaking that can burden employees with the majority of risk, if not communicated effectively and well-thought-out. Setting up an RBP plan RBP arrangements take the insurance carrier out of the equation. Instead,… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - September 9, 2019 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Mary Campbell Source Type: news

High Healthcare Costs -- Are Insurance Premiums a Cause or an Effect?
In 2010, the state of Rhode Island decided to tackle high healthcare costs. It did so by requiring insurers to meet affordability standards. The plan worked, but not for the reasons you probably suspect. Let ’s see what that means for healthcare spending. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - September 6, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Peter Ubel, Contributor Source Type: news

Point of care technologies for sepsis diagnosis and treatment
Sepsis is a rapidly progressing, life threatening immune response triggered by infection that affects millions worldwide each year. Current clinical diagnosis relies on broad physiological parameters and time consuming lab-based cell culture. If proper treatment is not provided, cases of sepsis can drastically increase in severity over the course of a few hours. Development of new point of care tools for sepsis has the potential to improve diagnostic speed and accuracy, leading to prompt administration of appropriate therapeutics, thereby reducing healthcare costs and improving patient outcomes. In this review we examine d...
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - September 4, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Pharmacist intervention to reduce CV  risk reduces healthcare costs
(Source: PharmacoEconomics and Outcomes News)
Source: PharmacoEconomics and Outcomes News - September 1, 2019 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Ohio ranks among most expensive states for healthcare
Ohio is one of the priciest places to live when it comes to healthcare costs, according to a new study. Theseniorlist.com ranked Ohio No. 17 on its list of annual healthcare spending by state. According to the list, Ohio residents spend an average of $5,975 per year on healthcare. The national average is $5,640.78. Kentucky came in at No. 24 with average annual spending of $5,566. Alaska is the m ost expensive state for healthcare with an average cost of $7,469 per year followed by West Virginia… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - August 28, 2019 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Erin Caproni Source Type: news

ED physicians inconsistent when ordering imaging exams
Emergency department (ED) physicians are inconsistent in how they order imaging...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: POCUS in the ED translates to lower healthcare costs ED imaging plagued by racial disparities Emergency CT usage rate soars for urinary stones MedPAC June report focuses on site of service 3 ways to lower CT radiation dose across the hospital (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - August 28, 2019 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

POCUS in the ED translates to lower healthcare costs
Using point-of-care ultrasound (POCUS) in the emergency department can result...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Residents dive into gamified POCUS education POCUS helps medical students find more AAAs than surgeons POCUS helps handle out-of-hospital cardiac arrest AIUM: VA lags behind in use of point-of-care ultrasound Point-of-care ultrasound helps find fluid (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - August 19, 2019 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

A Surprising Way to Improve Diabetes Control
About a quarter of elderly Americans have diabetes. As a result of that disease, many people face high out-of-pocket healthcare costs paying for tests, medical appointments, and medications. Sadly, many find themselves forced to decide between paying for their medicines or their groceries. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - August 8, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Peter Ubel, Contributor Source Type: news

Procyrion ’s Milestone Streak Continues with Breakthrough Device Designation
The milestones for Procyrion are coming in fast and furious. Now the Houston, TX-based company has secured Breakthrough Device designation by FDA, just a few short weeks after it closed its $30 million series D round. Procyrion is developing the Aortix is a circulatory support device for chronic heart failure patients on medical management who have been hospitalized for acute decompensated heart failure (ADHF) with worsening renal function. The device is placed via a minimally invasive catheter-based procedure that takes less than 10 minutes. Through this program, Procyrion can expect prioritized review of FDA submissions ...
Source: MDDI - July 30, 2019 Category: Medical Devices Authors: MDDI Staff Tags: Cardiovascular Regulatory and Compliance Source Type: news