Continued progress in American health care depends on robust innovation and an efficient regulatory system that protects consumers by ensuring that drugs and medical devices are safe and effective.  Pew focuses on protecting the public by advancing solutions to ensure the safety of medical products and services.  Pew is working to improve deficiencies in FDA’s post-market surveillance system of medical devices, and to encourage the use of unique device identifiers to mark medical products or their labels with a code corresponding to the products’ make, model, and other clinically relevant information.

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