Entries from HEALTH LAW SECTION BLOG tagged with 'access'

New CMS Rule on Patient Access to Lab Reports Would Preempt New York Rule, Give Patients Greater Access

A new rule published today by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services ("HHS"), Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services ("CMS") gives patients direct access to clinical lab results. This proposed rule would amend the Clinical Laboratory Improvement...

Improving Access to Innovative Medical Therapies: new law

In the recently enacted health insurance reform law, The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act , (3/23/2010: Public Law No: 111-148), Title VII entitled, Improving Access to Innovative Medical Therapies, (1) describes the framework that envisions building a research and...

FDA Basics aims to help consumers gain better understanding of agency

From FDA News Jan. 12 2010 (1) FDA unveiled the first phase of its Transparency Initiative which is designed to explain agency operations, how it makes decisions, and the drug approval process. During an online presentation, the chair of the...

Counting on vaccine doses for policy and law

Regarding 2009 H1N1 vaccine supplies and demand for/access in NYS, Gov. Paterson's notes in a recent press release: For the first time this influenza season, which officially began on September 1, we are seeing widespread flu in New York. Now...

Governor Spitzer Signs "Jonathan's Law"

Governor Spitzer signed "Jonathan's Law" Saturday, May 5, 2007. According to the Governor's press release: Jonathan's Law makes several important changes to state law. In particular, the new law will: Require residential hygiene facilities to provide parents and guardians with...

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