TITLE

CMS; health inflation steady at 3.9%, GDP up only 1.7%

AUTHOR(S)
McCARTY, MARK
PUB. DATE
January 2013
SOURCE
Medical Device Daily;1/ 8/2013, Vol. 17 Issue 5, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers news brief related to medical devices as of January 2013. The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services released its annual report on national health expenditures (NHEs) which shows that health inflation is steady at 3.9%and gross domestic product (GDP) grows at 1.7%. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) withdraws the notice regarding the draft guidance for pre-submission interaction. The Supreme Court declines the case filed by Dick Armey over Medicare enrollment.
ACCESSION #
86694581

 

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