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3. Wright Medical spills details about its soon-to-be CEO’s salary
Robert Palmisano, the incoming CEO of Wright Medical Group, stands to make $750,000 in base pay and could earn up to 200 percent of his salary in bonuses next year.
2. Your medical records probably aren’t secure
The health care industry is ill prepared to protect patients’ medical records as new uses for data arise, according to a report by PricewaterhouseCoopers LLC.
1. Court calls for MDT to produce safety data on bone growth protein
A federal judge in Minnesota orders Medtronic to produce documents detailing the safety profile of its controversial Infuse bone growth protein in a shareholders’ lawsuit against the world’s largest pure-play device maker.