MITA News

  • MITA Statement

    Washington, DC – The Medical Imaging & Technology Alliance (MITA) sent a letter to House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI), Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY), House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) and Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) this week urging Congress to pass full repeal of the medical device tax in September of this year.

  • MITA Statement

    Washington, DC – The Medical Imaging & Technology Alliance (MITA) today applauded President Trump for signing into law the reauthorization of the Medical Device User Fee Act (MDUFA IV). This legislation builds on the progress from the 2012 user fee agreement to further improve the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) device review process while maintaining its vigorous standards for patient safety.

  • MITA Statement

    Medical Device Contrast & Servicing Provisions Included in Legislation

    Washington, D.C. – Today the Medical Imaging & Technology Alliance (MITA) applauded the U.S. Senate for its passage of the reauthorization of the Medical Device User Fee Act (MDUFA IV). This legislation builds on the progress from the 2012 user fee agreement to further improve the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) device review process while maintaining its robust standards for patient safety.

  • MITA Statement

    Washington, D.C. – Today, the Medical Imaging & Technology Alliance (MITA) applauded the Problem Solvers Caucus’ proposal for repealing the medical device tax in its set of bipartisan solutions to stabilize health insurance markets and provide relief to individuals, families and small businesses.

  • MITA Statement

    Washington, D.C. – Today the Medical Imaging & Technology Alliance (MITA) applauded the U.S. House of Representatives for its passage of the reauthorization of the Medical Device User Fee Act (MDUFA IV). This legislation builds on the progress from the 2012 user fee agreement to further improve the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) device review process while maintaining its robust standards for patient safety.

  • MITA Statement

    Washington, D.C. – Today, the Medical Imaging & Technology Alliance (MITA) presented Congressman Scott Peters (D-CA) with a 2017 “Legislator of the Year Award” for his commitment to patients through his support of consistent medical device servicing requirements and improving access to cutting edge diagnostic imaging innovation.   

  • MITA Statement

    Washington, D.C. – Today, the Medical Imaging & Technology Alliance (MITA) presented Congressman Ryan Costello (R-PA) with a 2017 “Legislator of the Year Award” for his commitment to patients through his support of consistent medical device servicing requirements and improving access to cutting edge diagnostic imaging innovation.   

  • MITA Statement

    MITA sent a letter to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, expressing support for a provision in the senate health care reform bill that fully repeals the medical device excise tax.

  • MITA Statement

    MITA recently sent a letter to the United States Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) nominating MITA members Lori Fontaine R.N., B.S.N, M.P.H. and Dr. Jeff Hersh, PhD, MD, RAC. Ms. Fontaine is the Vice President of Clinical Affairs at Hologic and Dr. Hersch is the Chief Medical Officer for General Electric (GE) Healthcare. The USPSTF Read More

  • MITA Statement

    MITA sent letters to Representatives Ryan Costello (R-PA) and Scott Peters (D-CA) this week thanking them for introducing MITA-backed legislation.