Congress has returned from August recess with few scheduled legislative days to tackle a number of priorities, including federal appropriations for Fiscal Year (FY) 2015, before adjourning again for the election recess. Learn more.
In response to proposed rules released in July, PAN submitted two comment letters to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) on access to and payment of various services by physicians and hospitals. Learn more.
The Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America (PhRMA) has launched Innovation Hub at www.innovation.org, which provides PhRMA resources related to the research and development process, the biopharmaceutical pipeline, and progress fighting various diseases. Learn more.
Pharmaceutical companies, Lundbeck and ACADIA, announced advancements in getting new drugs that treat people with Parkinson’s on the market, while Teva announced a recall affecting a generic Parkinson’s drug. Learn more.