Covid-19Patients Fend for Themselves to Access Highly Touted Covid Antibody Treatments
Until this week, there has been no nationwide system to tell people where they could obtain the drugs.
Covid-19FDA Grants Pfizer EUA for COVID-19 Vaccine, Healthcare Leaders Jubilant
According to Pfizer, the first doses of the vaccine are prepared to be delivered immediately.
Clinical CareNew Legal Push Aims to Speed Magic Mushrooms to Dying Patients
Recently, several U.S. cities and states have voted to decriminalize possession of small amounts of psilocybin.
Covid-19CMS Expands Access for COVID-19 Antibody Treatment
Medicare will not pay for the monoclonal antibody products that providers receive for free but will reimburse providers for the...
Covid-19As Faith in Vaccines Falters, Biden Is Under Pressure to Name New FDA Chief Stat
Even if Biden moves at breakneck speed to replace outgoing Commissioner Stephen Hahn, it could be weeks after Biden is...
Covid-19Who Decides When Vaccine Studies Are Done? Internal Documents Show Fauci Plays a Key Role.
Dr. Anthony Fauci will see data from government-funded vaccine trials before the FDA does. One caveat: Pfizer's study, which is...
Covid-19Foreign Masks, Fear and a Fake Certification: Staff at CSL Plasma Say Conditions at Donation Centers Aren't Safe
Staff at CSL Plasma, an industry leader, raised alarms about faulty masks as donors flooded in, but the FDA and...
Covid-19Dozens of U.S. Hospitals Poised to Defy FDA's Directive on COVID Plasma
As many as 45 hospitals from coast to coast have expressed interest in collaborating on a randomized, controlled clinical trial...
Covid-195 Things to Know About Convalescent Blood Plasma
With all the news swirling around convalescent plasma this week, we thought we'd break it down for you.
Covid-19Public Health Experts Fear a Hasty FDA Signoff on Vaccine
Early evidence that any vaccine works would lead to political pressure from the administration for emergency approval by the FDA.
StrategyCMS Announces New CLIA Waived Tests And Their CPT Codes
Notably, Medicare pays only for laboratory tests categorized as waived complexity under CLIA in facilities with a CLIA certificate of...
Covid-19As Problems Grow with Abbott's Fast COVID Test, FDA Standards are Under Fire
The FDA has now received a total of 106 reports of adverse events for the Abbott test.