Flu vaccination more important than ever during the month of April

1 April 2020 - With the 2020 flu season not far away, all Australians — and especially those in vulnerable groups ...

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Oracle providing White House with software to study unproven coronavirus drugs

24 March 2020 - The online platform could allow physicians to upload patient data on how malaria drugs perform on coronavirus ...

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Nobel Prize winner says virus curve will flatten in 'couple of weeks'

24 March 2020 - Peter Doherty won the Nobel prize in medicine for his work on the immune system. "I'm ...

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'Get it done. We need it': Trump's coronavirus message to big pharma

3 March 2020 - President Donald Trump sought to show his personal engagement in the fight against coronavirus, meeting with ...

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FDA takes significant step in coronavirus response efforts, issues emergency use authorisation for the first 2019 novel coronavirus diagnostic

4 February 2020 - Critical milestone reached in response to this outbreak. ...

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FDA updates prioritization policy for original abbreviated new drug applications, amendments and supplements to maximise impact on public health

30 January 2020 - Today, the U.S. FDA is making critical updates to our policy for prioritising the review of ...

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FDA reiterates the importance of vaccines such as the Measles, Mumps, and Rubella (MMR) vaccine

6 September 2019 - The U.S. continues to experience cases and outbreaks of measles, largely due to unvaccinated or under-vaccinated segments ...

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Private insurers are afraid of Medicare for all. They should be excited.

5 June 2019 - Since presidential candidate and U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders announced his “Medicare for All” plan in early ...

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Would ‘Medicare for all’ save billions or cost billions?

10 April 2019 - How much would a “Medicare for all” plan, like the kind being introduced by Senator Bernie ...

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FDA’s Gottlieb heads back to AEI to tackle drug prices

4 April 2019 - The soon-to-be former commissioner wants to delve into “market failures.” ...

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A better path to universal health care

20 February 2019 - The United States should look to Germany, not Canada, for the best model. ...

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My Health Record reflects 'new consensus', says CEO Tim Kelsey

19 February 2019 - The government's controversial My Health Record was part of a "new consensus" on digital health, said ...

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Rationing of health care in the United States; an inevitable consequence of increasing health care costs

13 February 2019 - The modern era of medicine began in the 1960s. Health care coverage expanded with the passage ...

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Australian Medical Association warns hospital 'funding crisis' jeopardises patient safety

29 January 2019 - Some $130 billion in Federal Government funding allocated to Australia's public hospitals over four years won't ...

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Agenda for the March 2019 PBAC meeting

19 December 2018 - The agenda for the March 2019 PBAC meeting is now available. ...

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