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Department of Health and Human Services

Make it legal to reuse or recycle cardiac pacemakers

Making it legal to reuse pacemakers could save money in U.S. Federal Government Programs like Medicare, Medicaid, Veterans Administration, etc.

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"A pacemaker device is designed to last anywhere between 6 and 10 years. Though FDA regulations does not permit the recycling of pacemakers for humans in the United States, we have come to find many... more »