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Janet Marchibroda: From the Vatican, a Challenge to Bring Promise to Patients

Health / News May 14, 2018

Swift advances in science hold great promise for patients in need. At the same time, we must maintain our national standards for safety and ethical responsibility.

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BPC Issue Brief Supports New Guidance by U.S. Patent and Trademark Office on Therapeutic Antibodies

Health / Press Release April 4, 2018

BPC releases new issue brief that examines the patent policies governing therapeutic antibodies that can target a particular disease state.

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Janet Marchibroda & Joel White: Doctors Are Drowning in Data Entry as Health IT Policy Lags

Health / News March 5, 2018

With the renaissance in health technology has come growing pains.

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Health IT Now, BPC, and Leading Health Care and Technology Groups Promote New Vision for Health IT Policy

Health / Press Release February 27, 2018

Health IT Now and BPC releases a report calling for a more modern health IT and digital health framework that assures consumer protections.

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Passage of FDA Reauthorization Act is Important Milestone for Patients

Health / Press Release August 3, 2017

Congress took an important step to bring safe and effective treatments and cures to patients by passing the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Reauthorization Act of 2017.

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Cybersecurity and Medical Devices: Risk Assessment and Response

Health / June 28, 2017 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. ET

Join us to examine cybersecurity risks associated with medical device technology and the strategies and policies that can help address such risks.

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Improving Patient Safety and Information Technology Calls for Greater Leadership, Collaboration, and a Systems-Based Approach

Health / Press Release May 23, 2017

BPC’s new report outlines recommendations for improving health IT’s role in providing safer care for patients while promoting innovation.

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Senate HELP Committee’s Passage of Bipartisan FDA Reauthorization Important Milestone for Patients

Health / Press Release May 11, 2017

The Bipartisan Policy Center applauds the Senate HELP Committee for passing the Food and Drug Administration Reauthorization Act of 2017.

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Patient Safety and Information Technology

Health / May 23, 2017 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. ET

IT plays a key role in preventing many medical errors by offering clinical decision support and better communication between clinicians and patients.

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FDA User Fees are Critical to Bringing Safe, Effective Cures to Patients

Health / Press Release April 26, 2017

User fees play a critical role in providing the FDA the resources it needs to maintain the gold standard in both the review and approval of drugs

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