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Layoffs: Integra Lifesciences cuts nearly 50 jobs from Massachusetts facilities

February 19, 2015 by Brian Johnson

Integra Lifesciences cut 49 jobs from its Massachusetts facilities in December, according to a WARN notice filed with the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Integra issues update on Puerto Rico plant

Integra LifeSciences (NSDQ:IART) cut 49 jobs from its Massachusetts facilities late last year, according to a WARN notice filed with the Commonwealth.

Medical device tax: What we talk about when we talk about job losses

January 30, 2015 by Brian Johnson

MassDevice.com takes a look at how the numbers thrown around about job losses from the medical device tax are calculated.

Medical device tax: What we talk about when we talk about job losses

For going on 5 years now, opponents on both sides of the fight over the medical device tax have engaged in a rhetorical war about the number of jobs that will be lost to the levy.

Hospira to shutter N.C. plant

January 13, 2015 by Brad Perriello

Hospira says it plans to shutter a plant in Clayton, N.C., where it makes generic injectable drugs.

Hospira to shutter N.C. generics plant

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Amedica slumps on layoffs, restructuring plan

January 12, 2015 by Brad Perriello

Amedica shares take a hit as it reveals a restructuring plan that included job cuts for 25 employees, or 28% of its workforce.

Amedica slumps on layoffs, restructuring plan

Amedica (NSDQ:AMDA) shares slumped today after the medical device company said it laid off 28% of its workforce as part of an improvement plan.

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Kips Bay Medical slashes workforce

January 7, 2015 by Brad Perriello

Kips Bay Medical says it's laying off nearly 40% of its workforce as it restructures to focus on its eSVS mesh for bypass grafts.

Kips Bay Medical slashes workforce

GI Dynamics to lay off 10% of workforce

December 9, 2014 by Brad Perriello

GI Dynamics says it plans to lay off 10% of its workforce, including longtime CFO Robert Crane, as part of a restructuring plan that's still under development.

GI Dynamics to lay off 10% of workforce

GI Dynamics said yesterday that it's planning to cut 10% of its workforce as it develops a restructuring plan.

The move includes the departure of longtime CFO Robert Crane effective immediately, according to a press release. Lexington, Mass.-based GI Dynamics reported 67 employees in its 2013 annual report.

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Abbott Vascular lays off 100 in California

November 13, 2014 by Brad Perriello

Abbott Vascular reportedly lays off 100 workers at a plant in Temecula, Calif.

Abbott Vascular lays off 100 in California

Abbott Vascular (NYSE:ABT) is laying off about 100 workers at a California plant it acquired when it bought a portion of Guidant Corp. in 2006.