Health IT Now Executive Director Robert Horne today issued the following statement on the Senate’s passage of the 21st Century Cures Act and Fiscal Year (FY) 2017 National Defense Authorization Act, particularly the inclusion of important telehealth policies.“HITN applauds the Senate for acting in a bipartisan manner to pass these important pieces of legislation.
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Health IT Now Applauds Senate Passage of 21st Century Cures Act and National Defense Authorization Act with Telehealth Section
On November 30, 2016, Health IT Now sent letters of support for the 21st Century Cures Act to the House Energy and Commerce Committee and the Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee and urged its immediate passage. To read the full letter, please click here.
Health IT Now Executive Director Robert Horne today issued the following statement on President-elect Trump’s appointment of House Budget Committee Chairman Tom Price, M.D. (R-GA) as Department of Health and Human Services Secretary.“Doctor Price has long advocated for health care reforms that will ultimately encourage the continued growth of health IT.
Today, Health IT Now submitted comments on the Food & Drug Administration’s draft guidance entitled Use of Real-World Evidence to Support Regulatory Decision-Making for Medical Devices. Click here to read the full comment letter.