- Upcoming Alumni Association Events
- Policy Changes that Affect You
Upcoming Alumni Association Events
5-7pm | Clark Center, Room E100
Help Biodesign welcome the incoming India and Singapore fellows! Please RSVP by January 9th.
Event Details & Sign Up
6:15pm | Caffe Riace, Palo Alto
Policy Changes that Affect You
OBAMACARE BEGINS January 1st marked Day 1 of Obamacare. An estimated 2.1 million people are currently enrolled, below the administration’s original target of 3 million. After a botched website rollout and a surprise change in plans for millions of current enrollees, problems continue to plague the landmark program. How exactly Obamacare will transform America’s healthcare landscape is yet to be seen, but one thing is for sure — the medtech industry will need to adapt to keep up with these changes. Read More.
CDRH has announced an ongoing initiative to promote medical device quality called the Voluntary Compliance Improvement Program (VCIP) pilot. This is a program where manufacturers work with third-party expert consultants to analyze potential deficiencies in their quality system and improve them, while temporarily exempting them from routine FDA inspections and audits. Read More.