3D Printing

3D-Printed Implants Create Buzz at Annual Spine Meeting

(MD+DI) – DePuy Synthes launched a new portfolio at the North American Spine Society meeting that includes 3D-printed titanium interbody implants for spinal fusion. Globus Medical also introduced a new family of 3D-printed implants that is expected to help the company close an important competitive gap. […]

Physician Owned Distributorships (PODs)

Senators Press HHS and CMS on Physician Payment Sunshine Act Compliance

(Policy & Medicine) – On March 19, 2019, Leaders of the Senate Finance Committee wrote to the Department of Health and Human Services Office of Inspector General and the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services regarding the potential failure of PODs to disclose physician ownership interests and related payments as required under the Physician Payment Sunshine Act. […]