Tag Archives: Data

Data and Statistics on Congenital Heart Defects

Children with Heart Conditions Have Special Healthcare NeedsA study from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) found that 1 in 77 U.S. children reportedly had a current heart condition in 2016.(Published: September 27, 2018) Study Finds Infant Cardiac Deaths Have Declined in States that Mandate Screening for Critical Congenital Heart DiseaseThe Journal of… Read More »

FDA ready to crack down as Novartis reveals manipulated Zolgensma data

Novartis’ spinal muscular atrophy gene therapy Zolgensma made all kinds of headlines leading up to and following its approval. Now, it’s making just the kind of headlines no drug company wants to be caught up in. On Tuesday, the FDA said Novartis submitted a drug application with manipulated data and didn’t inform regulators of the issue until one month… Read More »

Louisiana Blues name MedAux as winner of SDOH data challenge

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana, Ochsner Health System and the New Orleans Business Alliance have chosen MedAux as the winner of the 2019 New Orleans Health Innovators Challenge. The award gives MedAux—a company that helps hospitals securely capture and centralize social determinant data—access to the state’s largest health systems and their resources, along with… Read More »