Boston Scientific to Acquire Vertiflex for up to $465 Million

Posted in Medical Device

May 09, 2019 • 2 min read

Boston Scientific today announced they are acquiring Vertiflex for up to $465 million in upfront cash and additional payments which are contingent on milestones over the next three years. Vertiflex was founded in 2005 and is best known for their Superion Indirect Decompression System...

Big Challenges Facing CIOs and IT leaders in 2019 in the Healthcare, Medical Device and Pharmaceutical Industry

Posted in Medical Device,

May 03, 2019 • 2 min read

Healthcare has benefited tremendously from information technology. Given the need for precision and the deadly consequences of seemingly tiny errors, IT has helped lower costs, increase efficiency and reduce mistakes in the medical industry. Nevertheless, for all the good that technology has done for medical device manufacturing, pharmaceutical production and hospital record management, it has introduced new challenges....