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State Legislative Alert – An Act Relative to the Digital Right to Repair

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A bill that would permit third parties to repair a range of electronic products and have access to diagnostic information as well as OEM-sanctioned parts, is the subject of a hearing on Beacon Hill on September 26. The bill, … Read the rest

NAMSA Celebrates 50 Years of Scientific Innovation in the Medtech Industry

The world’s only Medical Research Organization (MRO®) marks a half century of delivering superior results to global medical device clients and improving patient health.

Toledo, Ohio – NAMSA, the world’s only Medical Research Organization (MRO®) that accelerates medical device … Read the rest

NAMSA Recognized as a Premier International CRO by Life Science Leader

Toledo, Ohio – NAMSA, the world’s only Medical Research Organization (MRO) that accelerates medical device development through integrated laboratory, clinical and consulting services, announced today that it has been recognized for excellence in clinical research and honored as a … Read the rest

OCTANe and MassMEDIC to Showcase Area Start-Ups to Regional Investors

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Initiative will boost awareness and increase investment for qualified early-stage medtech companies

ALISO VIEJO, Calif. – OCTANe, Orange County’s life science and technology accelerator organization, and MassMEDIC, a regional medical device cluster group, today announced that they have an … Read the rest

Massachusetts May Soon Have a Brexit Problem

From big manufacturers to financial firms with British outposts to everyday investors watching their 401(k) plans, the Massachusetts economy is likely to be hit by the United Kingdom’s decision to leave the European Union

MedTech Showcase 2016 – Call for Presenting Companies

This is the region’s premiere event for entrepreneurs, potential investors and partners to gather and learn more about the technologies and business plans of over 20 select emerging medtech companies. To have your company considered for a presentation slot at this year’s Showcase, please send a brief (no more than two pages) summary of your business plan by July 8 to info@massmedic.com

Survey: Blue skies behind a glass ceiling for women execs in medtech

By Fink Densford in MassDevice, February 2, 2016

A new survey of women executives in medtech reveals that while most feel they hold as much power as their male counterparts, they don’t see the same pay or opportunities for investment.… Read the rest

Medtech gets serious about cybersecurity

By Val Kennedy in MassDevice, October 6, 2015

The medtech industry is getting serious about cybersecurity.

At a recent seminar held by the Mass. Medical Device Industry Council (MassMEDIC), medical device executives, regulators and security experts discussed which systems and … Read the rest

Device Makers Take Note: Cyber Attacks Are Already Hitting Healthcare

By Marie Thibault in MDDI, September 29, 2015

… As more evidence that cybersecurity is becoming a hot topic for the device industry, an upcoming conference being hosted by the Massachusetts Medical Device Industry Council (MassMEDIC), “Preventing the Unthinkable: Issues … Read the rest

Survey: Medical device execs don’t think patient increase will offset tax

By Don Seiffert in the Boston Business Journal, May 7, 2015

Executives at medical device companies say they’re more uncertain than ever that the boost in the number of patients who will use their products due to the Affordable Care … Read the rest