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THE MEDICAL CENTER INC.

THE MEDICAL CENTER INC.

710 CENTER ST., 951, COLUMBUS, GA, 31902

THE MEDICAL CENTER INC.,
Yearly Payment Breakdown:

All Payments: At a Glance

2016

6

payments

$12,524

payment total

5

companies paid this teaching hospital
2015

23

payments

$23,257

payment total

7

companies paid this teaching hospital
2014

30

payments

$45,444

payment total

4

companies paid this teaching hospital
2013

18

payments

$32,653

payment total

3

companies paid this teaching hospital

Payment Calendar in

This hospital received a payment on days in .

Each box below represents a single day during the disclosure period. A gray box indicates no payments. The darker the color, the more payments a hospital received that day.

Types of Payments in

Category Payments Payment Value
Gift
4 $22,572
Gift
2 $18,000
Education
20 $14,007
Education
18 $12,981
Education
12 $10,000
Travel and Lodging
5 $6,799
Charitable Contribution
2 $6,500
Charitable Contribution
1 $5,500
Gift
2 $5,220
Space rental or facility fees(teaching hospital only)
1 $4,500
Gift
1 $3,279
Promotional Speaking/Other
1 $2,261
Food and Beverage
2 $1,137
Grant
2 $497
Education
1 $427
Charitable Contribution
1 $116
Food and Beverage
2 $81

Drugs & Devices in

Totals listed below account for all payments from that mention this product. Beginning in 2016, the government began classifying products as drugs, devices, biologics or medical supplies. Below, you will see drugs (drugs and biologics) and devices (devices and medical supplies). If a payment record mentions more than one product, the entire value will be included in each of those products. When no products are listed, they are not included in the list below.

Product Name Product Type Payments
ACTIVE HUMIDIFICATION - HUDSON RCI BRAND

device

$5,000
KEYTRUDA

drug

$4,500
INTRON A

drug

$4,500
EMEND

drug

$4,500
SYLATRON

drug

$4,500
ELITEK

drug

$2,261
ZERBAXA

drug

$427
NON-PRODUCT SPECIFIC

device

$116
† May not add up to dollar total at top of page, since a payment record may not be associated with any product or can be associated with several products.
Product Name Product Type Payments
ONCOLOGY

device

$12,250
ENDOSCOPY PRODUCTS

device

$3,279
VIDEOIMAGING

device

$1,000
ZERBAXA

drug

$668
ANESTHESIOLOGY

device

$62
CHRONIC VENOUS INSUFFICIENCY

device

$13
† May not add up to dollar total at top of page, since a payment record may not be associated with any product or can be associated with several products.
Product Name Product Type Payments
LAPAROSCOPY

device

$18,000
ONCOLOGY

device

$13,750
MATERNITY BIRTHING BED

device

$7,936
ANESTHESIOLOGY

device

$257
† May not add up to dollar total at top of page, since a payment record may not be associated with any product or can be associated with several products.
Product Name Product Type Payments
LAPAROSCOPY

device

$22,572
ONCOLOGY

device

$10,000
PROCEDURAL SOLUTIONS

device

$81
† May not add up to dollar total at top of page, since a payment record may not be associated with any product or can be associated with several products.

Payment Details in

When How Much Related To What For From Third Party Payee
Jan 31, 2014 $12,000

LAPAROSCOPY Gift KARLSTORZ Endoscopy-America
Dec 31, 2013 $7,142

LAPAROSCOPY Gift KARLSTORZ Endoscopy-America
Dec 31, 2013 $6,000

LAPAROSCOPY Gift KARLSTORZ Endoscopy-America
Jan 7, 2014 $6,000

LAPAROSCOPY Gift KARLSTORZ Endoscopy-America
Dec 31, 2013 $6,000

LAPAROSCOPY Gift KARLSTORZ Endoscopy-America
Apr 30, 2014 $5,500

No Listed Product Charitable Contribution Medline Industries, Inc. Columbus Regional Medical Foundation
Mar 17, 2015 $5,500

No Listed Product Charitable Contribution Medline Industries, Inc. Columbus Regional Medical Foundation
Jul 14, 2016 $5,000

ACTIVE HUMIDIFICATION - HUDSON RCI BRAND Gift

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Loaner Product Exceeded 90 Days

Teleflex Medical Incorporated
Apr 1, 2016 $4,500

EMEND INTRON A SYLATRON KEYTRUDA Space rental or facility fees(teaching hospital only) Merck Sharp & Dohme Corporation
Nov 27, 2013 $3,429

LAPAROSCOPY Gift KARLSTORZ Endoscopy-America
Mar 30, 2015 $3,279

Endoscopy Products Gift Olympus America Inc.
Jan 16, 2014 $2,716

MATERNITY BIRTHING BED Travel and Lodging HILL-ROM SERVICES, INC
Jan 16, 2014 $2,284

MATERNITY BIRTHING BED Travel and Lodging HILL-ROM SERVICES, INC
Aug 24, 2016 $2,261

ELITEK Promotional Speaking/Other SANOFI-AVENTIS U.S. LLC
Oct 16, 2014 $1,250

Oncology Education Bard Access Systems, Inc.
May 28, 2015 $1,250

Oncology Education Bard Access Systems, Inc.
Oct 8, 2015 $1,250

Oncology Education Bard Access Systems, Inc.
Dec 12, 2013 $1,250

Oncology Education Bard Access Systems, Inc.
Oct 16, 2014 $1,250

Oncology Education Bard Access Systems, Inc.
Dec 12, 2013 $1,250

Oncology Education Bard Access Systems, Inc.
Jan 16, 2014 $1,069

MATERNITY BIRTHING BED Travel and Lodging HILL-ROM SERVICES, INC
May 28, 2015 $1,000

Oncology Education Bard Access Systems, Inc.
Oct 7, 2014 $1,000

Oncology Education Bard Access Systems, Inc.
Nov 20, 2014 $1,000

Oncology Education Bard Access Systems, Inc.
Apr 28, 2015 $1,000

Oncology Education Bard Access Systems, Inc.
May 28, 2015 $1,000

Oncology Education Bard Access Systems, Inc.
Oct 30, 2013 $1,000

Oncology Education Bard Access Systems, Inc.
Apr 28, 2015 $1,000

Oncology Education Bard Access Systems, Inc.
Mar 31, 2015 $1,000

VIDEOIMAGING Charitable Contribution KARLSTORZ Endoscopy-America
Jan 16, 2014 $796

MATERNITY BIRTHING BED Food and Beverage HILL-ROM SERVICES, INC
Apr 28, 2015 $750

Oncology Education Bard Access Systems, Inc.
Nov 19, 2013 $750

Oncology Education Bard Access Systems, Inc.
Aug 13, 2013 $750

Oncology Education Bard Access Systems, Inc.
Nov 19, 2013 $750

Oncology Education Bard Access Systems, Inc.
Mar 19, 2015 $750

Oncology Education Bard Access Systems, Inc.
Mar 19, 2015 $750

Oncology Education Bard Access Systems, Inc.
Dec 18, 2013 $750

Oncology Education Bard Access Systems, Inc.
Nov 14, 2013 $750

Oncology Education Bard Access Systems, Inc.
Jun 4, 2014 $750

Oncology Education Bard Access Systems, Inc.
Aug 19, 2014 $750

Oncology Education Bard Access Systems, Inc.
May 13, 2014 $750

Oncology Education Bard Access Systems, Inc.
Apr 3, 2014 $750

Oncology Education Bard Access Systems, Inc.
Nov 17, 2015 $750

Oncology Education Bard Access Systems, Inc.
Feb 19, 2015 $750

Oncology Education Bard Access Systems, Inc.
Feb 19, 2015 $750

Oncology Education Bard Access Systems, Inc.
Jan 13, 2015 $750

Oncology Education Bard Access Systems, Inc.
Aug 28, 2014 $750

Oncology Education Bard Access Systems, Inc.
Aug 13, 2013 $750

Oncology Education Bard Access Systems, Inc.
Nov 5, 2013 $750

Oncology Education Bard Access Systems, Inc.
Nov 5, 2013 $750

Oncology Education Bard Access Systems, Inc.
Oct 7, 2014 $750

Oncology Education Bard Access Systems, Inc.
Oct 7, 2014 $750

Oncology Education Bard Access Systems, Inc.
Jan 16, 2014 $511

MATERNITY BIRTHING BED Travel and Lodging HILL-ROM SERVICES, INC
Feb 4, 2014 $500

Oncology Education Bard Access Systems, Inc.
Jun 9, 2015 $500

Oncology Education Bard Access Systems, Inc.
Jul 22, 2014 $500

Oncology Education Bard Access Systems, Inc.
Aug 29, 2013 $500

Oncology Education Bard Access Systems, Inc.
Nov 25, 2014 $500

Oncology Education Bard Access Systems, Inc.
Feb 27, 2014 $500

Oncology Education Bard Access Systems, Inc.
Jan 14, 2014 $500

Oncology Education Bard Access Systems, Inc.
Aug 19, 2014 $500

Oncology Education Bard Access Systems, Inc.
Feb 25, 2014 $500

Oncology Education Bard Access Systems, Inc.
Feb 27, 2014 $500

Oncology Education Bard Access Systems, Inc.
Dec 31, 2015 $484

No Listed Product Grant

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Debt Forgiveness

St. Jude Medical, Inc.
Jan 28, 2016 $427

ZERBAXA Education

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Services provided in conjunction with antibiotic susceptibility testing.

Merck Sharp & Dohme Corporation
Jan 16, 2014 $341

MATERNITY BIRTHING BED Food and Beverage HILL-ROM SERVICES, INC
Sep 12, 2014 $257

ANESTHESIOLOGY Education KARLSTORZ Endoscopy-America
Aug 6, 2015 $224

ZERBAXA Education

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Services provided in conjunction with antibiotic susceptibility testing.

Merck Sharp & Dohme Corporation
Oct 6, 2015 $223

ZERBAXA Education

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Services provided in conjunction with antibiotic susceptibility testing.

Merck Sharp & Dohme Corporation
Feb 16, 2015 $221

ZERBAXA Education

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Services provided in conjunction with antibiotic susceptibility testing.

Merck Sharp & Dohme Corporation
Dec 29, 2016 $220

No Listed Product Gift Olympus America Inc.
Jan 16, 2014 $219

MATERNITY BIRTHING BED Travel and Lodging HILL-ROM SERVICES, INC
Dec 31, 2016 $116

Non-Product Specific Charitable Contribution Siemens Medical Solutions USA, Inc.
Apr 22, 2015 $62

ANESTHESIOLOGY Education KARLSTORZ Endoscopy-America
Aug 27, 2013 $49

Procedural Solutions Food and Beverage CareFusion Corporation
Aug 26, 2013 $33

Procedural Solutions Food and Beverage CareFusion Corporation
Oct 31, 2015 $13

Chronic Venous Insufficiency Grant

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Debt Forgiveness

Medtronic Vascular, Inc.
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