Say hello to MassDevice +3, a bite-sized view of the top three med-tech stories of the day. This feature of MassDevice.com’s coverage highlights our 3 biggest and most influential stories from the day’s news to make sure you’re up to date on the headlines that continue to shape the medical device industry.
Boston Scientific agrees to pay $30 million to settle a False Claims Act lawsuit filed over pacemakers made by its Guidant subsidiary.
The FDA warns that, in rare cases, St. Jude Medical’s Amplatzer atrial septal occluder may erode tissue in the heart, creating holes that require open-heart surgery to mend.
The user fees medical device companies pay to have their products reviewed by the federal watchdog agency can begin to be collected for fiscal 2014 now that the federal shutdown is over.