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Medical device tax has been suspended since 2016, however, it is planned to come back into effect on the 1st January 2020 unless Congress takes action. Read more

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Manufacturing strength in the United States is reported to be the lowest it has been in more than 10 years according to a report by the Institute for Supply Management. Read more

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Scott Whittaker, president and CEO of Advanced Medical Technology Association (AdvaMed) asks the president of the United States to support the repeal of medical device tax. Read more

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Chief financial officers and research and development executives from the Advanced Medical Technology Association (AdvaMed) headed to Capitol Hill in an attempt to push for a full repeal of medical device excise tax. Read more

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Trade association Advanced Medical Technology Association (AdvaMed) calls on Congress to repeal the medical device excise tax following the passage of the Cadillac tax repeal. Read more

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Regular contributor Reece Armstrong looks for the positive repercussions in what turned out to be a challenging past year for the medical device sector. Read more

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The Medical Device and Health IT Joint Security Plan (JSP) has been unveiled to address challenges the healthcare industry faces when securing and protecting itself against cybersecurity incidents, both intentional and unintentional. Read more

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The Advanced Medical Technology Association (AdvaMed) has proposed legislation to continue medical device reviews from the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) in the event of U.S. government shutdowns. Read more

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The Advanced Medical Technology Association has approved an update of its Code of Ethics on interactions with healthcare professionals in the United States. Read more

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Over 140 organisations have signed a letter to Congress calling on them to permanently repeal the medical device tax before the end of this year. Read more

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A growing emphasis on value-based care models and an emergence of new technologies are influencing medtech companies’ business strategies, according to a study from the Deloitte Center for Health Solutions and AdvaMed. Read more

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The Advanced Medical Technology Association (AdvaMed) has responded to the ‘Implant Files’ investigation, stating the stories “overlook” the positive experiences of millions of patients. Read more

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Reece Armstrong looks into Netflix's latest documentary, The Bleeding Edge and examines the FDA's regulatory approvals for medical devices and why it needs to change. Read more

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The FDA has released two documents finalising both the methods medical device and drug makers should take when communicating to payors, and how they should stay consistent with FDA labelling. Read more

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Medical technology organisations are once again calling on US government officials to reconsider the medical device tax. Read more

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The Advanced Medical Technology Association (AdvaMed) has called on president Trump to overturn the medical device tax. Read more

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AdvaMed has responded to the recent US spending plan which is set to aid relief efforts Puerto Rico and other storm ravaged US territories. Read more

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The Advanced Medical Technology Association (AdvaMed) has signed an agreement with the China Association for the Medical Devices Industry (CAMDI) to help promote advanced medical technologies. Read more

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Dr Scott Gottlieb, former FDA deputy commissioner, has been confirmed as the agency’s next chief. This comes around four months after Robert Califf, selected by Obama, stepped down. Read more

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