Bipartisan support key in repealing device tax

03/20/2013 | New York Times (tiered subscription model), The

Medical-device companies are educating key Democrats to build support to repeal the 2.3% medical device tax that took effect in January. Events organized by trade groups such as AdvaMed, as well as company tours and a letter circulated among Senate Democrats last year, have helped the cause gain bipartisan support. Minnesota's senators have been talking with President Barack Obama to soften his stance as well. "I think that there has been some renewed understanding on the president's part," said Sen. Al Franken, D-Minn.

View Full Article in:

New York Times (tiered subscription model), The

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
Director, Site Quality Management
CareFusion
Minneapolis, MN
Clinical Project Manager
Abiomed, Inc.
Danvers, MA
Sr. Manager, Regulatory Affairs - International
Integra LifeSciences
Plainsboro, NJ
Associate - Food and Drug
Keller and Heckman LLP
Washington, DC
In house Compliance Officer
Confidential
Pompano Beach, FL