Executives from Aptitude, the online medical device marketplace that aims to be the Amazon.com of medtech, check in with MassDevice.com about its first year in business and how medical device salespeople can use it to their advantage. Read the story.
Premier Healthcare Alliance, a hospital group purchasing organization, has awarded supply contracts to four companies. Contracts with Roche Diagnostics and Nova Biomedical cover reagents, consumables, blood glucose monitors and acute care service. Deals with Siemens Healthcare and Beckman Coulter are for integrated platforms that include automation, reagents, consumables, chemistry and immunochemistry analyzers, and service.