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MD&M East: Speaker says device tax opponents full of hot air

Monday, June 10th, 2013 | Permalink

All Sites American medical device manufacturers are facing significant challenges but the medical device tax instituted as part of the Affordable Care Act is not one of them, says the new chairman of the Medical Plastics Division of the Society of Plastics Engineers. “The people who are saying that this (the device tax) is forcing all of our jobs offshore are full of horse hockey because it doesn’t matter where you make the product,” said Mark Bonifacio in an interview with Plastics Today. read more

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Coalition of Medical Technology Manufacturers Applauds Bipartisan Efforts to Repeal Job-Killing Medical Device Tax

Thursday, February 7th, 2013 | Permalink

Thu, 02/07/2013 Health Care Reform, Device Tax Washington, D.C. –  A coalition of medical device manufacturers today applauded Members of the Senate and House of Representatives for their recent bipartisan efforts to repeal the 2.3% medical device excise tax. Today, Senators Orrin Hatch (R-UT) and Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) introduced the “Medical Device Access and Innovation Protection Act” and yesterday, Reps. Erik Paulsen (R-MN) and Ron Kind (D-WI) introduced the “Protect Medical Innovation Act.”    read more

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Smith & Nephew Reduces Workforce – Memphis Daily News

Friday, February 1st, 2013 | Permalink

The Affordable Care Act includes a 2.3 percent medical device tax, which took effect Jan. 1. The London-based company, which employs about 1,800 people in Memphis, said the new tax will cost the industry about $30 billion …

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Groups Urge HHS To Issue Rules On Medical Company-Doc …

Monday, January 7th, 2013 | Permalink

The law, part of the Affordable Care Act, requires drug, medical device , biologic, and medical equipment manufacturers to collect data on financial relationships with doctors and hospitals, and to report that data to the Centers …

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Prison Planet.com » Exclusive: Dave Mustaine Clarifies 'Obama …

Thursday, August 16th, 2012 | Permalink

January 22, 2010 — Helium is used in applications ranging from medical devices such as MRIs to surveillance balloons for national security. In the Helium Privatization Act of 1996, Congress directed the government to sell …

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