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ERIE COUNTY MEDICAL CENTER

ERIE COUNTY MEDICAL CENTER

462 Grider St, Buffalo, NY, 14215

ERIE COUNTY MEDICAL CENTER,
Yearly Payment Breakdown:

All Payments: At a Glance

2016

15

payments

$14,962

payment total

10

companies paid this teaching hospital
2015

30

payments

$28,942

payment total

15

companies paid this teaching hospital
2014

41

payments

$55,772

payment total

7

companies paid this teaching hospital
2013

8

payments

$3,354

payment total

4

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
Education
29 $51,222
Gift
8 $12,721
Space rental or facility fees(teaching hospital only)
10 $7,000
Space rental or facility fees(teaching hospital only)
6 $7,000
Education
4 $6,032
Gift
4 $4,813
Charitable Contribution
1 $2,000
Charitable Contribution
6 $1,971
Gift
1 $1,599
Grant
3 $1,506
Space rental or facility fees(teaching hospital only)
3 $1,500
Space rental or facility fees(teaching hospital only)
3 $1,500
Grant
6 $941
Promotional Speaking/Other
1 $750
Grant
2 $525
Promotional Speaking/Other
1 $500
Promotional Speaking/Other
1 $500
Grant
1 $468
Gift
2 $348
Education
1 $125
Food and Beverage
1 $11

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
SURG SYSTEM 6

device

$4,300
ISENTRESS

drug

$2,500
ZEPATIER

drug

$2,000
NEXAVAR

drug

$1,500
STIVARGA

drug

$1,500
EVOTAZ

drug

$1,500
PROGRESSA BED SYSTEM

device

$500
THE METANEB SYSTEM

device

$500
LOW IMPACT HANDHELD INSTRUMENTS

device

$494
LINVATEC 2DHD VIDEO SYSTEMS

device

$494
TSV NG SURGICAL

device

$417
SET AND RAINBOW SET

device

$125
DVR CROSSLOCK PLATES/SCREWS/PEGS

device

$96
HALL POWER

device

$31
† 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
HIPS

device

$5,749
VIDEOIMAGING

device

$5,344
SURGICAL

device

$4,366
ISENTRESS

drug

$2,250
ORAQUICK HCV RAPID ANTIBODY TEST

device

$1,971
ORAL AND MAXILLOFACIAL

device

$1,901
ZERBAXA

drug

$1,147
HOSPITAL BED FRAMES & SUPPORT SURFACES

device

$750
NEXAVAR

drug

$750
EMEND

drug

$750
VIEKIRA

drug

$750
ELECTRODES

device

$500
CUBICIN

drug

$500
SIVEXTRO

drug

$500
ORTHOPEDIC SURGERY

device

$468
GASTROENTEROLOGY

device

$119
OXIMETRY MONITORING

device

$41
† 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
VIDEOIMAGING

device

$30,134
LAPAROSCOPY

device

$20,253
SURGICAL

device

$1,599
NUCLEUS

device

$872
BAHA

device

$872
OR1

device

$702
AIRWAY CLEARANCE DEVICE

device

$500
OTHER

device

$133
ULTRASOUND

device

$69
PROCEDURAL SOLUTIONS

device

$11
† 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
HIGH SPEED SURGICAL DRILLS AND TOOLS

device

$1,506
PREZISTA

drug

$1,000
ISENTRESS

drug

$500
LAPAROSCOPY

device

$348
† 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
Jun 16, 2014 $25,047

VIDEOIMAGING Education KARLSTORZ Endoscopy-America
Jun 16, 2014 $6,078

LAPAROSCOPY Education KARLSTORZ Endoscopy-America
Jun 16, 2014 $6,078

LAPAROSCOPY Education KARLSTORZ Endoscopy-America
Dec 31, 2015 $5,682

Hips Gift

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WRITE-OFF OF INVOICED BALANCE

Zimmer Biomet Holdings, Inc.
Mar 5, 2015 $5,344

VIDEOIMAGING Education KARLSTORZ Endoscopy-America
Jul 21, 2016 $3,651

Surg System 6 Gift

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Debt forgiveness

Stryker Corporation
Apr 2, 2015 $3,024

SURGICAL Gift

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Loaner product exceeded 90 days.

Stryker Corporation
Jul 7, 2016 $2,000

No Listed Product Charitable Contribution Cardinal Health 200, LLC
Jun 16, 2014 $1,937

LAPAROSCOPY Education KARLSTORZ Endoscopy-America
Jun 26, 2014 $1,937

LAPAROSCOPY Education KARLSTORZ Endoscopy-America
Dec 31, 2015 $1,901

Oral and Maxillofacial Gift

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WRITE-OFF OF INVOICED BALANCE

Zimmer Biomet Holdings, Inc.
Jun 13, 2014 $1,688

VIDEOIMAGING Education KARLSTORZ Endoscopy-America
Nov 5, 2014 $1,599

SURGICAL Gift

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Loaner product exceeded 90 days.

Stryker Corporation
Aug 2, 2016 $1,500

ISENTRESS ZEPATIER Space rental or facility fees(teaching hospital only) Merck Sharp & Dohme Corporation
Aug 19, 2016 $1,500

No Listed Product Space rental or facility fees(teaching hospital only)

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Gilead Sciences Inc
Sep 12, 2016 $1,500

EVOTAZ Space rental or facility fees(teaching hospital only) E.R. Squibb & Sons, L.L.C.
Jun 18, 2015 $1,500

No Listed Product Space rental or facility fees(teaching hospital only)

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Gilead Sciences Inc
Aug 31, 2016 $1,500

Nexavar Stivarga Space rental or facility fees(teaching hospital only)

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Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceuticals Inc.
Jun 16, 2014 $1,281

LAPAROSCOPY Education KARLSTORZ Endoscopy-America
Jun 16, 2014 $1,281

LAPAROSCOPY Education KARLSTORZ Endoscopy-America
Jun 16, 2014 $1,281

LAPAROSCOPY Education KARLSTORZ Endoscopy-America
Jun 23, 2015 $985

SURGICAL Gift

Additional details on this payment »

Loaner product exceeded 90 days.

Stryker Corporation
Aug 12, 2014 $929

VIDEOIMAGING Education KARLSTORZ Endoscopy-America
Jun 16, 2014 $805

VIDEOIMAGING Education KARLSTORZ Endoscopy-America
Aug 14, 2015 $750

Viekira Space rental or facility fees(teaching hospital only) AbbVie, Inc.
Jun 15, 2015 $750

ISENTRESS EMEND Space rental or facility fees(teaching hospital only) Merck Sharp & Dohme Corporation
Jul 7, 2015 $750

Nexavar Space rental or facility fees(teaching hospital only) Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceuticals Inc.
Mar 5, 2015 $750

Hospital Bed Frames & Support Surfaces Promotional Speaking/Other HILL-ROM COMPANY, INC
May 27, 2015 $750

No Listed Product Space rental or facility fees(teaching hospital only) E.R. Squibb & Sons, L.L.C.
Jun 16, 2016 $649

Surg System 6 Gift

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Debt forgiveness

Stryker Corporation
Oct 25, 2015 $585

No Listed Product Gift Smith & Nephew, Inc.
Nov 18, 2013 $582

High Speed Surgical Drills and Tools Grant Medtronic Xomed, Inc.
Nov 19, 2013 $569

High Speed Surgical Drills and Tools Grant Medtronic Xomed, Inc.
Aug 12, 2014 $512

OR1 Education KARLSTORZ Endoscopy-America
Jan 21, 2016 $500

ISENTRESS Space rental or facility fees(teaching hospital only) Merck Sharp & Dohme Corporation
Sep 18, 2015 $500

ISENTRESS Space rental or facility fees(teaching hospital only) Merck Sharp & Dohme Corporation
Feb 3, 2015 $500

ISENTRESS Space rental or facility fees(teaching hospital only) Merck Sharp & Dohme Corporation
Oct 25, 2013 $500

ISENTRESS Space rental or facility fees(teaching hospital only) Merck Sharp & Dohme Corporation
Oct 22, 2013 $500

Prezista Space rental or facility fees(teaching hospital only)

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Booth or exhibit space rental

Janssen Biotech, Inc.
Oct 22, 2013 $500

Prezista Space rental or facility fees(teaching hospital only)

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Booth or exhibit space rental

Janssen Biotech, Inc.
Apr 22, 2015 $500

Electrodes Space rental or facility fees(teaching hospital only) Covidien Sales LLC
Mar 25, 2016 $500

The MetaNeb System Progressa Bed System Promotional Speaking/Other HILL-ROM COMPANY, INC
Sep 7, 2016 $500

ISENTRESS ZEPATIER Space rental or facility fees(teaching hospital only) Merck Sharp & Dohme Corporation
May 15, 2014 $500

No Listed Product Space rental or facility fees(teaching hospital only) ViiV Healthcare Company
Dec 2, 2014 $500

No Listed Product Space rental or facility fees(teaching hospital only) ViiV Healthcare Company
Sep 16, 2014 $500

No Listed Product Space rental or facility fees(teaching hospital only) ViiV Healthcare Company
Apr 22, 2015 $500

CUBICIN ZERBAXA SIVEXTRO Space rental or facility fees(teaching hospital only) Merck Sharp & Dohme Corporation
Feb 21, 2014 $500

AIRWAY CLEARANCE DEVICE Promotional Speaking/Other Advanced Respiratory, Inc
Nov 13, 2015 $500

ISENTRESS Space rental or facility fees(teaching hospital only) Merck Sharp & Dohme Corporation
Dec 31, 2016 $494

Low Impact Handheld Instruments Linvatec 2DHD Video Systems Grant Linvatec Corporation
Dec 31, 2015 $468

Orthopedic Surgery Grant Linvatec Corporation
Nov 11, 2015 $461

OraQuick HCV Rapid Antibody test Charitable Contribution OraSure Technologies Inc.
Oct 21, 2015 $460

OraQuick HCV Rapid Antibody test Charitable Contribution OraSure Technologies Inc.
Aug 31, 2015 $460

OraQuick HCV Rapid Antibody test Charitable Contribution OraSure Technologies Inc.
Sep 23, 2015 $426

OraQuick HCV Rapid Antibody test Charitable Contribution OraSure Technologies Inc.
Jul 20, 2015 $425

ZERBAXA Education

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Services provided in conjunction with antibiotic susceptibility testing.

Merck Sharp & Dohme Corporation
Aug 26, 2014 $425

Nucleus Baha Grant

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Surgical tools for patient use

Cochlear Americas
Apr 25, 2016 $417

TSV NG Surgical Gift

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Write-off of receivable

Zimmer Biomet Holdings, Inc.
Sep 1, 2015 $358

SURGICAL Gift

Additional details on this payment »

Loaner exceeded 90 days.

Stryker Corporation
Nov 22, 2013 $355

High Speed Surgical Drills and Tools Grant Medtronic Xomed, Inc.
Dec 20, 2013 $348

LAPAROSCOPY Gift KARLSTORZ Endoscopy-America
Aug 12, 2014 $270

LAPAROSCOPY Education KARLSTORZ Endoscopy-America
Aug 12, 2014 $258

VIDEOIMAGING Education KARLSTORZ Endoscopy-America
Aug 12, 2014 $228

VIDEOIMAGING Education KARLSTORZ Endoscopy-America
Sep 28, 2015 $222

ZERBAXA Education

Additional details on this payment »

Services provided in conjunction with antibiotic susceptibility testing.

Merck Sharp & Dohme Corporation
Aug 12, 2014 $210

VIDEOIMAGING Education KARLSTORZ Endoscopy-America
Aug 12, 2014 $202

VIDEOIMAGING Education KARLSTORZ Endoscopy-America
Aug 26, 2014 $160

Nucleus Baha Grant

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Surgical tools for patient use

Cochlear Americas
Aug 12, 2014 $156

VIDEOIMAGING Education KARLSTORZ Endoscopy-America
Aug 12, 2014 $143

VIDEOIMAGING Education KARLSTORZ Endoscopy-America
Aug 12, 2014 $131

VIDEOIMAGING Education KARLSTORZ Endoscopy-America
Oct 22, 2015 $130

OraQuick HCV Rapid Antibody test Charitable Contribution OraSure Technologies Inc.
Aug 26, 2014 $125

Nucleus Baha Grant

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Surgical tools for patient use

Cochlear Americas
Dec 31, 2016 $125

SET and rainbow SET Education Masimo Corporation
Dec 31, 2015 $119

Gastroenterology Gift

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FMV of 90+ day loaner equipment. 1 Handheld Leak Tester shipped 4.8.15 outstanding as of 12.31.15

PENTAX of America, Inc.
Aug 12, 2014 $114

OR1 Education KARLSTORZ Endoscopy-America
Aug 12, 2014 $110

LAPAROSCOPY Education KARLSTORZ Endoscopy-America
Aug 13, 2014 $106

VIDEOIMAGING Education KARLSTORZ Endoscopy-America
Nov 23, 2016 $96

DVR Crosslock Plates/Screws/Pegs Gift

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Write-off of receivable

Zimmer Biomet Holdings, Inc.
Aug 26, 2014 $95

Nucleus Baha Grant

Additional details on this payment »

Surgical tools for patient use

Cochlear Americas
Aug 12, 2014 $90

VIDEOIMAGING Education KARLSTORZ Endoscopy-America
Aug 12, 2014 $76

OR1 Education KARLSTORZ Endoscopy-America
Aug 12, 2014 $71

OTHER Education KARLSTORZ Endoscopy-America
Aug 12, 2014 $71

VIDEOIMAGING Education KARLSTORZ Endoscopy-America
Aug 12, 2014 $70

VIDEOIMAGING Education KARLSTORZ Endoscopy-America
May 24, 2014 $69

Ultrasound Grant GE Healthcare
Dec 31, 2015 $67

Hips Gift

Additional details on this payment »

WRITE-OFF OF INVOICED BALANCE

Zimmer Biomet Holdings, Inc.
Aug 26, 2014 $67

Nucleus Baha Grant

Additional details on this payment »

Surgical tools for patient use

Cochlear Americas
Aug 12, 2014 $62

OTHER Education KARLSTORZ Endoscopy-America
Dec 31, 2015 $41

Oximetry Monitoring Education Masimo Corporation
Oct 12, 2015 $35

OraQuick HCV Rapid Antibody test Charitable Contribution OraSure Technologies Inc.
Oct 17, 2016 $31

Hall Power Grant Linvatec Corporation
Jan 17, 2014 $11

Procedural Solutions Food and Beverage CareFusion Corporation
Aug 23, 2013 $1

LAPAROSCOPY Gift KARLSTORZ Endoscopy-America
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