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BOSTON MEDICAL CENTER

BOSTON MEDICAL CENTER

409 W Broadway, South Boston, MA, 02127

BOSTON MEDICAL CENTER,
Yearly Payment Breakdown:

All Payments: At a Glance

2016

32

payments

$429,936

payment total

14

companies paid this teaching hospital
2015

40

payments

$158,170

payment total

25

companies paid this teaching hospital
2014

25

payments

$125,883

payment total

15

companies paid this teaching hospital
2013

34

payments

$148,169

payment total

13

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
Grant
3 $379K
Charitable Contribution
3 $65,250
Charitable Contribution
7 $61,000
Charitable Contribution
12 $60,525
Grant
6 $45,713
Grant
5 $39,254
Grant
5 $37,488
Consulting
3 $30,500
Gift
11 $25,564
Gift
19 $24,854
Gift
7 $20,818
Space rental or facility fees(teaching hospital only)
3 $15,460
Charitable Contribution
2 $12,500
Education
5 $10,453
Promotional Speaking/Other
3 $6,886
Promotional Speaking/Other
1 $5,000
Space rental or facility fees(teaching hospital only)
1 $5,000
Royalty or License
1 $4,913
Gift
17 $3,348
Promotional Speaking/Other
2 $2,296
Consulting
1 $1,775
Space rental or facility fees(teaching hospital only)
1 $1,500
Travel and Lodging
1 $826
Education
1 $648
Travel and Lodging
2 $609
Royalty or License
1 $600
Space rental or facility fees(teaching hospital only)
2 $462
Food and Beverage
2 $268
Promotional Speaking/Other
1 $84
Food and Beverage
1 $28
Food and Beverage
2 $19

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
MAKENA

drug

$50,000
SURG CORE CONSOLE

device

$13,351
FILMARRAY SYSTEM

device

$9,428
NON-PRODUCT SPECIFIC

device

$4,913
TRIATHLON

device

$4,240
ACCOLADE

device

$4,240
STAR

device

$4,240
MD RESEARCH & DEVELOPMENT

device

$1,775
GAMMAGARD/KIOVIG

drug

$1,500
STAPLING - WECK

device

$1,105
ALPS HAND

device

$120
STOCK JOINT

device

$44
† 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
SUPPLIES

device

$30,750
SOLIRIS

drug

$22,700
SURGICAL

device

$11,349
UVADEX (METHOXSALEN) STERILE SOLUTION

drug

$10,000
FILMARRAY SYSTEM

device

$8,580
CERTUS 140 MICROWAVE ABLATION SYSTEM

drug

$6,960
MAXFACE

device

$5,000
VASCULAR

device

$4,552
HIPS

device

$3,750
NONE

device

$3,000
SPINE

device

$2,504
PANTHER

device

$2,500
HOSPITAL BED FRAMES & SUPPORT SURFACES

device

$1,015
REMICADE

drug

$886
SIMPONI

drug

$886
VENTILATOR

device

$304
STELARA

drug

$291
ZERBAXA

drug

$250
MULTIGAS MONITORING

device

$203
LAPAROSCOPY

device

$64
OXIMETRY MONITORING

device

$28
SURGICAL CARE - COSEAL

drug

$28
† 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
ENDO STAPLING

device

$15,638
OPEN STAPLING

device

$15,638
SURGICAL

device

$12,706
ENDOSCOPY OTHER

device

$11,068
MEDICAL SYSTEMS

device

$6,569
PROCEDURAL SOLUTIONS

device

$1,474
PANTHER

device

$826
ORTHO-GENERAL

device

$782
SENSORS - ADVANCED PARAMETERS

device

$88
CONTROLS

device

$84
† 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
ENDOSCOPY OTHER

device

$15,625
ENDO STAPLING

device

$15,077
OPEN STAPLING

device

$15,077
TRAUMA AND EXTREMITIES

device

$8,141
BIOTHERAPEUTICS - NON PRODUCT RELATED

drug

$5,000
HIGH SPEED SURGICAL DRILLS AND TOOLS

device

$5,000
PREVNAR 13

drug

$2,000
MAXFACE

device

$1,871
MEDICAL SYSTEMS

device

$1,579
SURGICAL

device

$620
MINIMALLY INVASIVE HEMODYNAMIC MONITORING

device

$462
NEURO

device

$270
OTHER

device

$220
INSTRUMENT MANAGEMENT

device

$201
DIAGNOSTIC

device

$59
PERIODONTAL

device

$25
† 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 1, 2016 $324,278

No Listed Product Grant

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Funding to support the implementation of innovative public health screening programs for infectious diseases and development of best practices in such programs.;GS0001X29V;GRANTS;ehurry20170221145942-200;ehurry20170221145942-200;043314093;

Gilead Sciences Inc
Dec 26, 2013 $50,000

No Listed Product Charitable Contribution E.R. Squibb & Sons, L.L.C.
Oct 15, 2016 $50,000

MAKENA Grant AMAG Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Jun 23, 2014 $30,000

No Listed Product Charitable Contribution Covidien LP
Nov 8, 2013 $25,000

No Listed Product Consulting Pfizer Inc.
Sep 2, 2015 $22,700

SOLIRIS Grant Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Jan 7, 2015 $20,000

Supplies Charitable Contribution Covidien LP
Mar 15, 2014 $15,638

Endo Stapling Open Stapling Grant Covidien Sales LLC
Oct 23, 2013 $15,625

ENDOSCOPY OTHER Grant

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Indirect value transfer fellowship

Ethicon Endo-Surgery Inc.
Oct 23, 2013 $15,077

Open Stapling Endo Stapling Grant Covidien Sales LLC
Mar 20, 2014 $15,000

No Listed Product Charitable Contribution Owens & Minor Distribution, Inc.
Dec 4, 2013 $15,000

No Listed Product Charitable Contribution Pfizer Inc.
Mar 15, 2014 $11,068

Endoscopy Other Grant

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Indirect Value Transfer fellowship

Ethicon Endo-Surgery Inc.
Mar 13, 2014 $10,305

SURGICAL Gift

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Loaner product exceeded 90 days.

Stryker Corporation
Sep 25, 2015 $10,000

UVADEX (METHOXSALEN) STERILE SOLUTION Education Therakos, Inc.
Sep 17, 2014 $10,000

No Listed Product Grant Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated
Aug 19, 2015 $10,000

No Listed Product Grant VERTEX PHARMACEUTICALS INCORPORATED
Mar 29, 2016 $10,000

No Listed Product Charitable Contribution Owens & Minor Distribution, Inc.
Jun 14, 2016 $8,520

FilmArray System Gift BioFire Diagnostics, LLC
Oct 24, 2013 $8,141

TRAUMA AND EXTREMITIES Grant Stryker Corporation
Dec 1, 2015 $7,900

FilmArray System Gift

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Loan of FA for more than 90 days

BioFire Diagnostics, LLC
Jun 30, 2014 $7,500

No Listed Product Charitable Contribution Medline Industries, Inc.
Jun 19, 2015 $7,500

No Listed Product Charitable Contribution Medline Industries, Inc.
Dec 31, 2015 $6,960

CERTUS 140 MICROWAVE ABLATION SYSTEM Space rental or facility fees(teaching hospital only) NeuWave Medical, Inc.
Jun 17, 2015 $6,000

No Listed Product Promotional Speaking/Other Amgen Inc.
Apr 7, 2015 $6,000

No Listed Product Charitable Contribution Millennium Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Mar 27, 2015 $5,000

Supplies Charitable Contribution Covidien LP
Apr 7, 2015 $5,000

No Listed Product Charitable Contribution Owens & Minor Distribution, Inc.
Aug 26, 2013 $5,000

BioTherapeutics - Non Product Related Consulting Baxter Healthcare
May 25, 2016 $5,000

No Listed Product Promotional Speaking/Other Amgen Inc.
Jun 4, 2015 $5,000

MAXFACE Space rental or facility fees(teaching hospital only) Stryker Corporation
Mar 27, 2015 $5,000

Supplies Charitable Contribution Covidien LP
Apr 17, 2014 $5,000

No Listed Product Space rental or facility fees(teaching hospital only) Celgene Corporation
Nov 21, 2013 $5,000

High Speed Surgical Drills and Tools Grant Medtronic Xomed, Inc.
Feb 6, 2014 $5,000

No Listed Product Charitable Contribution Millennium Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Apr 7, 2015 $5,000

No Listed Product Charitable Contribution Owens & Minor Distribution, Inc.
Dec 31, 2016 $4,913

Non-Product Specific Royalty or License Siemens Medical Solutions USA, Inc.
Dec 31, 2014 $4,871

Medical Systems Gift CareFusion Corporation
Apr 2, 2015 $4,821

SURGICAL Gift

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Loaner product exceeded 90 days and was returned.

Stryker Corporation
Oct 13, 2016 $4,240

Accolade star Triathlon Grant Stryker Corporation
Aug 1, 2015 $3,750

Hips Grant Zimmer Biomet Holdings, Inc.
May 14, 2015 $3,500

No Listed Product Space rental or facility fees(teaching hospital only) Celgene Corporation
Sep 25, 2015 $3,246

SURGICAL Gift

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Loaner exceeded 90 days.

Stryker Corporation
Feb 26, 2015 $3,137

SURGICAL Gift

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Loaner exceeded 90 days.

Stryker Corporation
Mar 25, 2015 $3,000

None Charitable Contribution Haemonetics Corporation
Aug 22, 2016 $2,959

Surg Core Console Gift

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Debt forgiveness

Stryker Corporation
Nov 20, 2014 $2,750

No Listed Product Charitable Contribution Covidien LP
Jul 20, 2016 $2,626

Surg Core Console Gift

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Debt forgiveness

Stryker Corporation
Jul 20, 2016 $2,626

Surg Core Console Gift

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Debt forgiveness

Stryker Corporation
Jul 20, 2016 $2,626

Surg Core Console Gift

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Debt forgiveness

Stryker Corporation
Dec 1, 2015 $2,547

Vascular Gift

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This transfer of value represents a device loaned to the entity for evaluation. Since the evaluation period exceeded 90 days, the period beyond 90 days is reportable pursuant to the federal Sunshine law.

Bard Peripheral Vascular, Inc.
Jun 18, 2015 $2,500

PANTHER Grant

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CATWALK GRANT

HOLOGIC INC
Apr 9, 2015 $2,500

Spine Charitable Contribution DePuy Orthopaedics Inc.
Apr 1, 2016 $2,500

No Listed Product Charitable Contribution DePuy Synthes Sales Inc.
Dec 1, 2015 $2,005

Vascular Gift

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This transfer of value represents a device loaned to the entity for evaluation. Since the evaluation period exceeded 90 days, the period beyond 90 days is reportable pursuant to the federal Sunshine law.

Bard Peripheral Vascular, Inc.
Oct 18, 2013 $2,000

PREVNAR 13 Promotional Speaking/Other Pfizer Inc.
Dec 12, 2016 $1,775

MD Research & Development Consulting IQuum, Inc.
Dec 31, 2014 $1,679

Medical Systems Gift CareFusion Corporation
Aug 22, 2013 $1,601

MAXFACE Grant Stryker Corporation
Sep 1, 2016 $1,500

GAMMAGARD/KIOVIG Space rental or facility fees(teaching hospital only) Baxalta US Inc
Jan 30, 2014 $1,474

Procedural Solutions Gift CareFusion Corporation
Oct 15, 2014 $1,337

SURGICAL Gift

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Loaner product exceeded 90 days.

Stryker Corporation
Dec 1, 2016 $1,105

STAPLING - WECK Gift

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Write-Offs

Teleflex Medical Incorporated
Nov 5, 2014 $1,064

SURGICAL Gift

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Loaner product exceeded 90 days.

Stryker Corporation
Nov 3, 2013 $1,031

Medical Systems Gift CareFusion Corporation
Jan 14, 2015 $1,015

Hospital Bed Frames & Support Surfaces Gift

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OPEN ACCOUNT RECEIVABLES WRITE OFF

HILL-ROM COMPANY, INC
Sep 12, 2014 $826

Panther Travel and Lodging

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Valerie KOSICK

HOLOGIC INC
Sep 8, 2016 $798

Surg Core Console Gift

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Debt forgiveness

Stryker Corporation
Mar 26, 2015 $750

Supplies Charitable Contribution Covidien LP
Feb 4, 2015 $680

FilmArray System Gift

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RP Zepto Kit

BioFire Diagnostics, LLC
Oct 14, 2016 $650

No Listed Product Gift

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Write-Off of Accounts Receivables

Aesculap, Inc.
May 7, 2014 $648

No Listed Product Education

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Non-functioning generator for educational demonstration

Mallinckrodt LLC
Feb 28, 2014 $626

Ortho-General Grant Biomet Orthopedics, LLC Orthopaedic Research and Education Foundation
Sep 17, 2013 $600

No Listed Product Royalty or License Optasia Medical Limited
Jan 8, 2015 $595

REMICADE SIMPONI Promotional Speaking/Other

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Vendor Credentialing Fees

Janssen Biotech, Inc.
Nov 3, 2013 $548

Medical Systems Gift CareFusion Corporation
Oct 17, 2016 $515

No Listed Product Gift

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Write-Off of Accounts Receivable

Aesculap Implant Systems, LLC
Sep 8, 2016 $514

Surg Core Console Gift

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Debt forgiveness

Stryker Corporation
Sep 8, 2016 $514

Surg Core Console Gift

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Debt forgiveness

Stryker Corporation
Oct 24, 2013 $500

No Listed Product Consulting Biogen Idec Inc.
Nov 20, 2014 $500

No Listed Product Charitable Contribution Covidien LP
Sep 4, 2015 $500

No Listed Product Charitable Contribution Owens & Minor Distribution, Inc.
Aug 22, 2013 $499

No Listed Product Gift EMD Millipore Corporation
Nov 7, 2013 $470

Surgical Gift Hu-Friedy Mfg. Co., LLC
Aug 4, 2016 $443

FilmArray System Travel and Lodging BioFire Diagnostics, LLC
Sep 13, 2016 $411

Surg Core Console Gift

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Debt forgiveness

Stryker Corporation
Dec 31, 2013 $335

Minimally Invasive Hemodynamic Monitoring Space rental or facility fees(teaching hospital only)

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Equipment Loans

Edwards Lifesciences Corporation
Jan 1, 2015 $304

Ventilator Grant

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Device loan greater than 90 days

Covidien Sales LLC
Nov 14, 2013 $296

No Listed Product Promotional Speaking/Other Biogen Idec Inc.
Apr 22, 2015 $291

REMICADE SIMPONI STELARA Promotional Speaking/Other

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Vendor Credentialing Fees

Janssen Biotech, Inc.
Jul 12, 2016 $278

Surg Core Console Gift

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Debt forgiveness

Stryker Corporation
Jun 2, 2015 $275

No Listed Product Charitable Contribution EMD Millipore Corporation
Sep 12, 2013 $270

MAXFACE NEURO Grant Stryker Corporation
Nov 26, 2013 $250

No Listed Product Charitable Contribution EMD Millipore Corporation
Oct 21, 2014 $250

No Listed Product Charitable Contribution EMD Millipore Corporation
Oct 14, 2016 $235

No Listed Product Gift

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Write-Off of Accounts Receivables

Aesculap, Inc.
Sep 28, 2015 $223

ZERBAXA Education

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Services provided in conjunction with antibiotic susceptibility testing.

Merck Sharp & Dohme Corporation
Oct 14, 2016 $175

No Listed Product Gift

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Write-Off of Accounts Receivables

Aesculap, Inc.
Dec 9, 2015 $174

Multigas Monitoring Education Masimo Corporation
Aug 19, 2016 $165

FilmArray System Travel and Lodging BioFire Diagnostics, LLC
Oct 15, 2014 $156

Ortho-General Grant Biomet Orthopedics, LLC Orthopaedic Research and Education Foundation
Dec 9, 2013 $151

Surgical Gift Hu-Friedy Mfg. Co., LLC
Aug 19, 2016 $148

FilmArray System Food and Beverage BioFire Diagnostics, LLC
Sep 9, 2015 $146

SURGICAL Gift

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Loaner exceeded 90 days.

Stryker Corporation
Oct 11, 2013 $141

OTHER Gift Hu-Friedy Mfg. Co., LLC
Dec 31, 2013 $127

Minimally Invasive Hemodynamic Monitoring Space rental or facility fees(teaching hospital only)

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Equipment Loans

Edwards Lifesciences Corporation
Aug 17, 2016 $121

FilmArray System Food and Beverage BioFire Diagnostics, LLC
Dec 21, 2016 $120

Alps Hand Gift

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Write-off of receivable

Zimmer Biomet Holdings, Inc.
Aug 8, 2016 $108

No Listed Product Gift

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Write-Off of Accounts Receivables

Aesculap, Inc.
Jun 9, 2014 $88

Sensors - Advanced Parameters Gift

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Device loan greater than 90 days

Covidien Sales LLC
Apr 30, 2014 $84

Controls Promotional Speaking/Other Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc.
Aug 28, 2013 $79

OTHER Gift Hu-Friedy Mfg. Co., LLC
Nov 7, 2013 $73

Instrument Management Gift Hu-Friedy Mfg. Co., LLC
Dec 31, 2015 $64

LAPAROSCOPY Gift KARLSTORZ Endoscopy-America
Aug 6, 2013 $59

Diagnostic Gift Hu-Friedy Mfg. Co., LLC
Aug 2, 2013 $53

Instrument Management Gift Hu-Friedy Mfg. Co., LLC
Aug 21, 2013 $50

No Listed Product Gift EMD Millipore Corporation
Dec 21, 2016 $44

Stock Joint Gift

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Write-off of receivable

Zimmer Biomet Holdings, Inc.
Oct 15, 2013 $41

No Listed Product Gift EMD Millipore Corporation
Oct 15, 2013 $41

No Listed Product Gift EMD Millipore Corporation
Nov 4, 2013 $38

Instrument Management Gift Hu-Friedy Mfg. Co., LLC
Nov 4, 2013 $38

Instrument Management Gift Hu-Friedy Mfg. Co., LLC
Aug 16, 2016 $30

FilmArray System Gift BioFire Diagnostics, LLC
Dec 9, 2015 $28

Multigas Monitoring Oximetry Monitoring Education Masimo Corporation
Jun 19, 2015 $28

Surgical Care - CoSeal Food and Beverage Baxter Healthcare
Sep 15, 2015 $27

ZERBAXA Education

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Services provided in conjunction with antibiotic susceptibility testing.

Merck Sharp & Dohme Corporation
Dec 9, 2013 $25

Periodontal Gift Hu-Friedy Mfg. Co., LLC
Oct 14, 2013 $12

No Listed Product Gift EMD Millipore Corporation
Jun 7, 2014 $12

Medical Systems Food and Beverage CareFusion Corporation
Jun 7, 2014 $7

Medical Systems Food and Beverage CareFusion Corporation
Dec 31, 2015 $4

Spine Gift

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WRITE-OFF OF INVOICED BALANCE

Zimmer Biomet Holdings, Inc.
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