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.
Alphatec says it plans to lay off 76 workers from its French Scient’x and Surgiview subsidiaries, aiming to save up to $6 million a year.
Hospitals in 2011 paid 34% less per device for drug-eluting stents than they paid in 2007, according to a new AdvaMed report which also found substantial price-cuts for 6 other categories of major medical implants.
A patient sues medical device maker Teleflex after a piece of a dilator was left in his neck following throat surgery.