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Hospital star ratings released as CMS seeks to update methodology

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services today updated hospital performance data through star ratings on its Hospital Compare website. Hospital Compare uses quality measures to compare more than 4,000 Medicare-certified hospitals as well as Veterans Health Administration and Military Health System hospitals. Consumers may enter their zipcode to find star rating comparisons of hospitals… Read More »

HIV self-test app connects users to care, FDA proposes De Novo update, and more digital health news briefs

De Novo rule proposal published for review. The FDA has published a new proposal for revisions to the De Novo regulatory pathway for devices without a predicate. The rule, which is currently available for public comment, aims to provide additional structure, clarity and transparency to the process, and outlines how the agency processes and gauges… Read More »