Medical Device Business
Feb 27, 2015
Last year was the year of the megamerger, a trend that many believe will continue through to this year. But a new report finds that very large mergers and...
Feb 26, 2015
"Yes, it happened. We have earnings per share." That's how the Kevin Sayer, CEO of Dexcom, the maker of continuous glucose monitoring systems,...
Feb 25, 2015
Healthcare experts predict that Amazon will formally enter the healthcare marketplace in 2015 and the move will be disruptive.   Arundhati Parmar  ...
Feb 24, 2015
Steve Reilly Steve Reilly For the last ten years, I have been in the unique position of helping national health plans such as United...
Feb 24, 2015
Arundhati Parmar Drug-coated angioplasty balloon catheters represent a new frontier in treating peripheral artery disease that affects 8 to 12 million people...
Feb 19, 2015
Marie Thibault Over the past two years, the relationship between FDA and makers of medical devices and drugs has improved, yet there is more that companies...
Feb 18, 2015
Arundhati Parmar It's finally over. The longstanding  feud between Boston Scientific and Johnson & Johnson over the former's acquisition of Guidant...
Feb 17, 2015
Arundhati Parmar At the annual conference of AdvaMed, the device industry's advocacy group in Chicago in October, a hospital consultant rued the fact that...
Feb 13, 2015
As labs and hospitals try to cut costs, knowing how to effectively sell your medical device products will be key. Dana Drissel Faced with uncertain funding...
Feb 13, 2015
Arundhati Parmar A new center at the VA in Pittsburgh Healthcare System - Center for Medical Product End-user Testing - has been established to perform...