|Digital Health Law Update - An Overview of Notable Happenings Affecting Digital Health, Mobile Health, and Telemedicine, Volume I, Issue I|
Scott A. Edelstein, Stephen E. Gillette, Alexis Slagle Gilroy, Kevin D. Lyles, Soleil E. Teubner; Jones Day;
April 17, 2015, previously published on March 2015Jones Day lawyers are at the forefront of digital health and health information technology topics, with leading industry attorneys around the globe experienced in all aspects of the legal and regulatory issues arising from the use of technology and devices to deliver and improve health care and...
|FDA Voices Privacy Concerns and Promotes Medical Device Cybersecurity with New Guidance, Collaborative Information-Sharing|
Laurie A. Clarke, Alexis Slagle Gilroy, Colleen Heisey, Kevin D. Lyles, Mauricio F. Paez; Jones Day;
December 16, 2014, previously published on November 2014Cybersecurity of medical devices poses unique challenges for industry and regulators, because of potential risks in device malfunction, disruption of medical care, and compromised patient data, as well as the challenge of balancing countervailing needs, such as patient safety and ensuring that...
|American Medical Association Offers New Telemedicine Recommendations|
Alexis Slagle Gilroy, Stephanie L. Resnik, Soleil E. Teubner; Jones Day;
June 24, 2014, previously published on June 2014During this week's annual meeting, the American Medical Association's ("AMA") House of Delegates approved its Council on Medical Service's report setting forth recommendations regarding the practice of telemedicine. The report, which comes on the heels of the Federation of State Medical...
|State Medical Board Delegates Promote New Model Policy on Telemedicine|
Matthew R. Bowles, Alexis Slagle Gilroy, Jeffrey L. Kapp, Soleil E. Teubner; Jones Day;
May 6, 2014, previously published on May 2014On April 26, the Federation of State Medical Boards ("FSMB") adopted a model telemedicine policy, offering a framework for regulators and health care professionals to consider as utilization of telehealth technologies between providers and patients continues to grow. The nonbinding policy...
|FTC’s Workshop Examining Health Care Competition Covers a Variety of Notable Topics|
Alexis Slagle Gilroy, Bevin M.B. Newman, Toby G. Singer; Jones Day;
April 24, 2014, previously published on April 2014In support of efforts to reduce health care costs while concurrently increasing quality and accessibility in the health care industry, the Federal Trade Commission ("FTC") covered a number of topics relating to competition issues in the U.S. health care system during a special workshop on...