WHEN: Thursday, February 26, 2015
TIME: 12:00pm – 1:30pm EST
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Please join us for a complimentary webinar addressing wireless health regulatory issues. This session will discuss recent trends in health technology regulation; including Food and Drug Administration (FDA) developments, Federal Communications Commission (FCC) requirements, wireless technology and communication issues, mobile applications, decision support and other Health IT challenges, and privacy and cyber security considerations.
This session is relevant to tech companies, communications companies, entrepreneurs, and developers that are entering the wireless health technologies space or considering acquiring mobile health assets.
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By Evan J. Nagler
The State of the Union Address, scheduled for January 20, 2015, will contain new initiatives related to privacy, White House officials say. The known initiatives are the introduction of a data breach reporting bill, a bill restricting the sale of student information, and a Consumer Privacy Bill of Rights.
SETTING A NATIONAL DATA BREACH REPORTING STANDARD
President Obama is planning on introducing a data breach bill that would standardize the reporting period nationwide at 30 days. The proposed Personal Data Notification and Protection Act would require direct customer notification. The law would also criminalize selling … Continue Reading
The Food and Drug Administration (“FDA”) recently announced that it will be hosting a public workshop on October 21 and 22, 2014, in Arlington, Virginia, entitled “Collaborative Approaches for Medical Device and Healthcare Cybersecurity.”
Officials from FDA, the Department of Health and Human Services (“HHS”), and the Department of Homeland Security (“DHS”) will bring together medical device manufacturers, insurers, cybersecurity researchers, trade organizations, government officials, and other stakeholders to discuss the numerous challenges faced in medical device cybersecurity.
CDRH OFFICIAL: BE AWARE OF DEVICE RISKS
On September 23 and 24, 2014, the National Institute of Standards and Technology … Continue Reading