Feds mull inclusion of universal device identifier in stage 3 MU

03/12/2012 | InformationWeek

The FDA has had talks with the Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT about integrating a universal device identifier in the third stage of the meaningful use program for electronic health records, said Karen Conway, GHX's director of industry relations. Safety was a big motivator for the concept, she said. UDIs can aid investigators in monitoring data on recalled or failed health devices.

View Full Article in:

InformationWeek

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
NGS Provider Enrollment Rep
National Government Services - WellPoint
Harrisburg, PA
Program Manager II
Tufts Health Plan/Network Health
Medford, MA
Director, Medicare Advantage/Medicare Part D Focus
Avalere Health
Washington, DC
Director of Clinical Research
Regenesis Biomedical, Inc.
Scottsdale, AZ
Assistant Vice President - Dental Director
MetLife
Bridgewater, NJ