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Senior FDA official acknowledges slow process for agency's review of health app updates

Senior FDA official acknowledges slow process for agency’s review of health app updates

JThe Food and Drug Administration’s approach to reviewing software product updates is much slower than consumers expect for apps, a senior agency official acknowledged Tuesday. Unlike many commonly used apps, which are updated frequently as developers fix bugs and add new features, updates to regulated digital health products often require a lengthy review. “Consumers really …

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Valeo shines the spotlight on the mental health of seniors

Valeo shines the spotlight on the mental health of seniors

TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW) – Mental health is important for everyone, no matter what your age. This is why Valeo Santé Comportementale targets seniors in the Topeka region. They offer free mental health screenings at several area senior centers. Kathy Votaw of LULAC Senior Center visited Eye on NE Kansas with insight into why older adults …

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Personal Note: Samantha Ferrin Named Senior Lobbyist at Simply Healthcare

Samantha Ferrin serves as a senior lobbyist at Simply Healthcare, a subsidiary of Elevance Health. “Samantha Ferrin brings a wealth of knowledge and experience in government, politics and policy to the Simply team,” said holly prince, the chairman of the Simply. “His experience leading state agencies, working in the Legislative Assembly and advocating across all …

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Senior Living Fall 2022: Casper Insurance Provides Annual Medicare Checklist

Senior Living Fall 2022: Casper Insurance Provides Annual Medicare Checklist

Stephanie Caspar Stephanie Casper Insurance Services in Benicia offers these tips to make sure you don’t miss the opportunity to make changes to your healthcare coverage. The annual registration period begins on October 1. 15 and ends Dec. 7 each year. Review changes to your current coverage If you are in a Medicare Advantage or …

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