California Gov. Jerry Brown will sign legislation to make drug prices more transparent by requiring pharmaceuticals to give insurers 60-day notice of—and explanation for—price increases over a certain percentage.
The FDA and HHS have weak security programs that "jeopardize the confidentiality, integrity and availability of [their] information systems and industry and public health data," according to a new GAO report.
Peerbridge's Cor System, an ECG device, has been cleared by the FDA. In a clincal trial at Northwell Health System's Lenox Hill Hospital in New York, the device did better than the standard in patients certain conditions.