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MDMA Statement on Alex Azar’s Confirmation as HHS Secretary

Wednesday, January 24, 2018  
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MDMA Statement on Alex Azar’s Confirmation as HHS Secretary


WASHINGTON, DC -- Mark Leahey, President and CEO of the Medical Device Manufacturers Association (MDMA), issued the following statement today on the Senate confirmation of Alex Azar to be the next Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS):

 

“MDMA congratulates Mr. Azar on his confirmation as the next Secretary of HHS and we are committed to working with him to expedite patient and provider access to the cures and therapies developed by medical technology innovators.  Numerous challenges continue to face our nation’s health care delivery system, and our industry stands ready to work with Mr. Azar and all policy makers to overcome them.”

 

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