MassMEDIC Blog

MassMEDIC’s 19th Annual Conference Only Two Weeks Away!

This year’s MassMEDIC Annual Conference, on Wednesday, May 6, 2015, will be held in conjunction with UBM Canon’s BIOMEDevice conference at the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center.

 

Program highlights include:

  • Keynote speaker Dean Kamen to share developments from DEKA
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Cong. Seth Moulton Co-Sponsors MDET Bill!

 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

April 6, 2015

CONTACT:

Autumn Gould
Northwind Strategies
autumn@northwindstrategies.com
(617) 338-6601

 

Mass. Congressman Seth Moulton Co-Sponsors Medical Device Tax Repeal Bill 

Danvers, Mass. – Congressman Seth Moulton (D-MA-6) today announced his co-sponsorship of the Protect Medical … Read the rest

MassMEDIC Holds First Women in MedTech Forum

Not Your Mama’s Healthcare Market: MassMEDIC Women in MedTech Forum

 

On Thursday, April 2, 2015, MassMEDIC held its first Women in MedTech Forum, where over100 attendees convened to explore the topic of disruptive technologies in medicine. The event featured … Read the rest

Interesting MedTech articles from this week.

To help members keep up-to-date on our dynamic and ever-changing industry, MassMEDIC regularly shares articles from leading MedTech trade publications on the latest trends and happenings. Below are select articles of interest that were published during the past few weeks. Read the rest

Top Medtech Trends for 2015

Big Data, 3-D Printing and mHealth Top Trends for 2015

Industry experts have been busy predicting MedTech trends for the coming year, anticipating the latest innovations, forecasting M&A activity and funding, and foretelling how healthcare cost pressures will continue to … Read the rest

MassMEDIC Works to Expand MedTech Supply Chain in Massachusetts

With the support of MassDevelopment, MassMEDIC is embarking on a six-month campaign to increase awareness of the capabilities and resources of Massachusetts-based second and third tier manufacturers. The project will focus on three areas of the Commonwealth known for … Read the rest

Call to Action – Medical Device Tax Repeal Bill Introduced

It appears as if both Houses of Congress will pass legislation authorizing the repeal of the Federal Medical Device Tax (MDET), originally approved as part of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) in 2010. The MDET, a 2.3% tax on the … Read the rest