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Hypertronics Introduces ImplanTac(TM) for IS-1 and draft IS-4 Form Factors

HUDSON, Mass., July 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Hypertronics Corporation , a Smiths Interconnect business and world-leading provider of high performance interconnect solutions for the most demanding applications, announced today the release of their ImplanTac contacts for the IS-1 and draf...

UAB researchers draft 3-D protein map to aid stroke, cancer research

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. A new three-dimensional computer protein map is helping researchers at the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) unravel the biological pathways that control brain-cell death after a stroke. The new map will help identify new drug targets and test compounds to slow brain-c...

Pelosi Statement on House Committee Chairmen's Draft Health Care Reform Proposal

WASHINGTON, June 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Speaker Nancy Pelosi today issued the following statement after Ways and Means Committee Chairman Charles B. Rangel, Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Henry Waxman and Chairman Emeritus John Dingell, and Education and Labor Committee Chairman Ge...

Reportable Food Registry Draft Guidance Published for Comment by FDA

COLLEGE PARK, Md., June 16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is asking for comment on its Reportable Food Registry (RFR) draft guidance for the food industry, developed in response to section 1005 of the Food and Drug Administration Amendments Act of 2007 (Pub....

Pelosi Statement on Release of Draft Health Reform Outline

WASHINGTON, June 9 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Speaker Nancy Pelosi today issued the following statement after Ways and Means Committee Chairman Charles B. Rangel, Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Henry Waxman, and Education and Labor Committee Chairman George Miller briefed the Democratic C...

BAM Testing and the NBA Team Up for 2009 Draft Combine

CHICAGO, May 27 /PRNewswire/ -- BAM Testing (Basic Athletic Measurement) brings their proprietary and cutting edge technology to assist the NBA and their coaches with physical and performance assessments at this year's basketball combine. Brett Brungardt and the BAM team have created new ...

Cardinal Rigali Criticizes Draft NIH Guidelines for Destructive Stem Cell Research

For first time, federal tax dollars will be used to encourage destruction of living embryonic human beings "Suffering patients and their families deserve better," says Cardinal Rigali WASHINGTON, April 21 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Cardinal Justin Rigali, Chairman of the U.S. Catholic bi...

CAMR Statement Regarding NIH Draft Guidelines for Embryonic Stem Cell Research

WASHINGTON, April 17 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following statement may be attributed to Amy Comstock Rick, president, Coalition for the Advancement of Medical Research: "We are pleased that the National Institutes of Health has taken the next step in the process of creating federal guid...

Pharmacy Stakeholder Groups Collaborate to Draft Pharmacy Principles for Health Care Reform

As the new administration embarks on one of its top priorities--reforming the nation's health care system--twelve pharmacy stakeholder groups have collaborated to establish the Pharmacy Principles of Health Care Reform, which will be announced during a media briefing on February 12, 2009 at the N...

VA Suicide Prevention Panel Completes Draft Report

Group Lauds VA's Comprehensive Strategy WASHINGTON, Sept. 9 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A blue-ribbon panel has praised the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) for its "comprehensive strategy" in suicide prevention that includes a "number of initiatives and innovations that hold great promise ...

Redskins' Draft Pick Malcolm Kelly Energized By Trip To Mercy Ship In Liberia

NFL rookie encourages Liberian Sports Initiatives, visits patients, meets with President Sirleaf while part of Mercy Ships Crew Garden Valley, TX (PRWEB) July 12, 2008 -- Recently returned from a week-long international humanitarian mission to support Mercy Ships, his ...

Trust for America's Health on New HHS Influenza Pandemic Draft Guidance

TFAH Calls on the Federal Government to Ensure Equitable Protections for All Americans and Their Families WASHINGTON, June 4 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Trust for America's Health (TFAH) issued the following statement on the release of The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services(HHS) Dra...

Health Canada Draft Assessment Supports Safety of Bisphenol A

ARLINGTON, Va., April 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Chemistry Council (ACC) respects the jurisdiction of Health Canada to protect the health and safety of Canadians with respect to the use of consumer products. Canadian families should expect no less from their government. Con...

URAC Releases Draft Standards for Public Input for Nine Health Care Management Accreditation Programs

Changes include proactive delivery of health care information to patients for disease management, case management programs WASHINGTON, April 3, 2008 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today URAC called for public comment on revisions to standards across nine of its health care management accredita...

AAHSA Applauds Medicare Payment Advisory Commission's (MedPAC) Draft Recommendations for Revising the Skilled Nursing Facility (SNF) Payment System

WASHINGTON, March 6 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Association of Homes and Services for the Aging (AAHSA) today applauded MedPAC for its persistent work to improve the Medicare SNF payment system, rationalize payments and better target public dollars towards needed patient care. ...

OSHA Issues Draft Ergonomics Guidelines on Preventing Musculoskeletal Injuries in Shipyards

WASHINGTON, Sept. 11 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- New ergonomics guidelines from the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) could help employers and their employees in the shipyard industry prevent musculoskeletal injuries. The draft guideline, Ergonomics for the Prevention of Musc...

Smoking Ban Draft Is Put For Consultation

The British government has banned smoking in enclosed places and has put the draft regulation out for consultation//. Health Minister Caroline Flint said that the government wanted to know about the people's views ahead of the ban. Anti-smoking groups are very happy and also said that it would...

OPPI Opposes Draft National Pharmaceuticals Policy

Coming down heavily on the draft National Pharmaceuticals Policy, industry body OPPI has said the proposed policy will hamper the growth of the pharmaceutical sector // and lead to the destruction of Indian pharma companies. "The previous governments had reduced the number of drugs under cont...

NABH Health accreditations final draft to be released by this month

Indian Hospitals would have to apply for Health care accreditation standards that will make them compile to Quality standards and strict hygienic conditions. Healthcare accreditation has become important// due to increased number of hospitals and physicians providing health care which may lead to s...

Orexigen(R) Therapeutics Announces Second Quarter 2009 Financial Results

...ced results or previously conducted clinical trials; the FDA may not agree with the Company's interpretation of efficacy and safety results; the FDA's draft guidance on general efficacy benchmarks for weight loss products may not be adopted or may change; earlier clinical trials may not be predictive of fu...

ViroPharma Announces Support by Advisory Committee of The Office of Generic Drugs Proposed Guidelines for Developing Generic Versions of Oral Vancomycin Hydorchloride

...acology Advisory Committee supports the FDA's Office of Generic Drugs (OGD) draft guidelines on bioequivalence (BE) for Vancocin(R) (vancomycin hydrochloride... infection (CDI) and enterocolitis caused by Staphylococcus aureus . The draft guidelines, if approved, would allow generic manufacturers to use less rigo...

Savient Pharmaceuticals Receives Complete Response Letter from U.S. Food and Drug Administration for KRYSTEXXA(TM)

... response letter from the FDA cites deficiencies with the chemistry, manufacturing and controls (CMC) section of the BLA and also provided the current draft of the proposed labeling and further guidance regarding a Risk Evaluation and Mitigation Strategy (REMS) (Medication Guide and Communication Plan). Th...

Kansas Delegation: GAO Report Short on Expertise, Long on Errors; NBAF Critical to Protect Nation's Food Supply

...en the fundamental errors in the report, the conclusions are highly suspect. DHS provided nearly 30 pages of technical comments and corrections to the draft and still the final report doesn't correctly list the results of DHS's site selection determinations. The report issued by GAO indicates that Kansas o...

Perot Systems Webinar: An Industry Perspective on the HIT Standards Committee's Framework for 'Meaningful Use'

... PLANO, Texas, July 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, the Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT (ONCHIT) Standards Committee will release its draft standards for "meaningful use." Details about "meaningful use" have been highly anticipated by leaders in the healthcare industry, and in an effort to...

Americans With Disabilities Applaud President Obama's Intention to Sign the Convention on the Rights of Persons With Disabilities

...ies and by our governments," says Judy Heumann, former Clinton Administration appointee, board member of USICD, and participant in the negotiations to draft the treaty. The United Nations estimates that there are 650 million people with disabilities globally. The CRPD addresses barriers that im...

Pelosi House Leaders, Committee Chairs Remarks at Press Conference on America's Affordable Health Choices Act

...hen he said: "I wish to express the Administration's strong support for the health care savings proposal in the Tri-Committee health reform discussion draft dated June 19...Virtually all of these policies are consistent with those put forward by the Administration and are essential to our shared goal of re...

New Five-Question Test Helps Assess Asthma Control In Children Under Five Years Of Age

...five years of age with a history of respiratory or asthma symptoms. During the study's development stage, five final questions were drawn from 33-item draft questionnaire about guidelines-based asthma impairment and risk that best classified controlled and uncontrolled patients based on physicians' ratings...

URAC Seeks Public Input on New Uniform External Review Standards for Health Plan and Health Utilization Management Organizations

...p://www.urac.org/publiccomment/ . The deadline for public comment is August 31, 2009. After public comment, additional revisions will be made. Final draft standards are expected to be reviewed by URAC's Board of Directors in October 2009. About URAC URAC, an independent, nonprofit organiza...

New Five-Question Test Helps Assess Asthma Control in Children Under Five Years of Age

...five years of age with a history of respiratory or asthma symptoms. During the study's development stage, five final questions were drawn from 33-item draft questionnaire about guidelines-based asthma impairment and risk that best classified controlled and uncontrolled patients based on physicians' ratings...

Full Transcript of House Democrats' Press Conference on Introduction of Health Care Legislation

... we are rolling out today is an improvement on the draft that was released a couple of weeks ago. It reflec...o $400,000 will have a sliding scale. The original draft had it at $100,000 payroll. The second bi...we have changes in this proposal from the original draft that will hold down the cost of health care by pil...

Full Transcript of Pelosi Press Conference on Health Care Reform

... Democrats who are concerned about the package that has been put forward in draft form. How much have you met with them? And could you say to what -- how ...the Blue Dogs can support? Because they said that they couldn't support the draft bill that's been out there. Speaker Pelosi. Well, I don't kno...

Pelosi Remarks at Press Conference on Health Care Reform for the Middle Class

...oughly $700. Phil would benefit from this draft health care legislation by improving prescription ...le. Diane and Joe would benefit from this draft health care legislation by elimination of any pre-... payroll. Tammy would benefit from this draft health care legislation by being able to purchase ...

New Letter to Rangel, Waxman, Miller from National Seniors Coalition Outlines Concerns With House Tri-Committee Health Reform Bill

...nge, "We are concerned that the current discussion draft limits nursing homes' role in health care reform o...w analysis by Avalere Health LLC which finds the draft House legislation will cut Medicare nursing home f...ars. The interactive effects of the Tri-Committee draft and CMS' proposed regulation would effectively dro...

Cardinal Rigali Criticizes Final NIH Guidelines for Destructive Stem Cell Research

...ent follows: "In April I criticized the NIH's draft guidelines for destructive embryonic stem cell res...nference and others against specific abuses in the draft guidelines were not addressed. For example, federa...ign . Cardinal Rigali's April 21 statement on the draft guidelines is at www.usccb.org/comm/archives/200...

Final Rules Broaden Pool for Stem Cell Research

... will not require such precise documentation, representing a departure from draft guidelines issued in April by the U.S. National Institutes of Health. Ac...esearch to cell lines already in existence as of August 2001. Since the draft guidelines were issued by the NIH in April, "the question was what about th...

Pelosi Remarks on Economic Recovery Act at Mission Neighborhood Health Center in San Francisco

... of our work this year to expand American's access to quality, affordable health care. "In the House, three committee chairmen have put forward a draft proposal of health care reform. It takes us a step closer to providing what President Obama has called for: affordable, quality, accessible health car...

Health Care Reform Details Emerge with 'Play or Pay' Requirements, Leaving Some Wondering about Small Business Owner Insurance

... typically taking on much higher increases. On June 19, the chairmen of three House committees with jurisdiction over health care introduced their draft legislation that gave information about how the new plan would affect small business owner insurance . Under the proposed bill, small businesses...

CDYNE XML Web Services Help Organizations Comply with FTC Red Flags Rule

...ations and businesses that handle medical records. Effective August 1, in order to comply with the Red Flags Rule , covered organizations must draft an Identity Theft Prevention Program outlining actions they will take to decrease patient fraud. CDYNE XML Web Services are designed to work in real t...

AAHSA Statement on House Ways and Means Committee Hearing

...ed on the acute care system, we note that the principles that underlie this draft bill resonate in the long term services and supports field and mirror AAHSA...ps and persons with disabilities. We are also pleased the committee's draft recognizes the value of improving the payment system for nursing homes and ...

United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon to Keynote Rotary International's 100th Annual Meeting

...Rotary's largest annual meeting further demonstrates the close ties maintained by Rotary and the UN dating back to 1945, when Rotary members helped to draft the UN Charter. The Secretary-General is attending the gathering to express his appreciation to Rotary International and all of its members. "I t...
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