MITA News

  • MITA Statement

    MITA Urges Congress to Repeal the Medical Device Next Week Washington, DC – Today, the Medical Imaging & Technology Alliance (MITA) joined the Advanced Medical Technical Association (AdvaMed) and the Medical Device Manufacturers Association (MDMA) in sending a letter to Congress urging them to pass a long-term solution to the medical device tax in the Read More

  • MITA Statement

    MITA Urges House and Senate Leadership to Support Full Repeal of the Medical Device Tax Inaction threatens medical innovation, investment in R&D and U.S. jobs Washington, DC – Today, 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 Read More

  • MITA Statement

    On January 5, MITA sent a letter to House and Senate Leadership urging them to repeal the medical device tax before January 29, 2018. Congress failed to act prior to adjourning for 2017, allowing the two-year suspension to expire.

  • MITA Statement

    MITA Supports 5-Year Delay of the Medical Device Tax Washington, DC – The Medical Imaging & Technology Alliance (MITA) today voiced its support for H.R. 4716 introduced by Representatives Erik Paulsen (R-MN) and Jackie Walorski (R-IN) that will suspend the medical device tax for five years. “MITA appreciates the leadership of Reps. Paulsen and Walorski and Read More

  • MITA Statement

    Washington, D.C. – The Medical Imaging and Technology Alliance (MITA) encourages manufacturers to follow newly issued guidelines, similar to those adopted by the American Institute for Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM), when engaging in live model ultrasound scanning for educational purposes.

  • 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.