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MDMA Applauds Senate Passage of the Medical Device User Fee Agreement

Thursday, August 3, 2017  
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MDMA  Applauds Senate Passage of the Medical Device User Fee Agreement

WASHINGTON, DC - MDMA  President and CEO Mark  Leahey issued the following statement today regarding the passage of the  MDUFA reauthorization  in the Senate:

 

“The medical device user fee program has a proud history of bipartisan and broad input from policy makers and stakeholders, which was reflected by the Senate’s overwhelming vote to reauthorize  MDUFA.  Patients and providers have always been the true beneficiaries of this program as it continues to seek improvements and efficiencies that ultimately result in better health care and outcomes. This important legislation now goes to the President for his signature, and with the proper implementation and oversight, it will help shepherd the next generation of cures and therapies that medical technology innovators are passionately working to develop.”

 

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