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LUTHERAN MEDICAL CENTER

LUTHERAN MEDICAL CENTER

150 55th St, Brooklyn, NY, 11220

LUTHERAN MEDICAL CENTER,
Yearly Payment Breakdown:

All Payments: At a Glance

2016

4

payments

$2,775

payment total

3

companies paid this teaching hospital
2015

23

payments

$76,914

payment total

12

companies paid this teaching hospital
2014

28

payments

$75,593

payment total

13

companies paid this teaching hospital
2013

6

payments

$11,465

payment total

5

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
1 $27,000
Space rental or facility fees(teaching hospital only)
3 $21,000
Promotional Speaking/Other
14 $20,000
Charitable Contribution
4 $18,900
Education
4 $18,243
Gift
12 $11,467
Charitable Contribution
1 $10,000
Grant
1 $10,000
Charitable Contribution
2 $9,100
Promotional Speaking/Other
4 $6,000
Gift
3 $5,450
Space rental or facility fees(teaching hospital only)
2 $3,000
Grant
1 $2,000
Royalty or License
1 $1,455
Royalty or License
1 $1,272
Gift
2 $676
Grant
1 $644
Space rental or facility fees(teaching hospital only)
1 $300
Food and Beverage
1 $175
Gift
2 $65

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
SMARTRELEASE SYSTEM

device

$1,455
ACL IN A BOX

device

$668
HALL POWER

device

$644
ALLOGRAFT

device

$8
† 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
EXCLUDER AAA ENDOPROSTHESIS

device

$27,000
VASCULAR

device

$18,000
CT SCANNER

device

$6,000
ENDOSCOPY PRODUCTS

device

$5,098
NUSMILE BIOCEM UNIVERSAL BIOACTIVE CEMENT

device

$3,500
SURGICAL

device

$2,393
SMARTRELEASE SYSTEM

device

$1,272
SURGICAL ENDOSCOPY PRODUCTS

device

$333
ENAMELON TOOTHPASTE

drug

$175
HIPS

device

$58
PARAFFIN REPELLENT 16OZ 4/EA/CS

device

$17
BAG BIOPSY 45 X 75MM MED 200/BX

device

$17
SLIDE, 45 DEGREE, BLUE

device

$17
SLIDE, 45 DEGREE, YELLOW

device

$17
BIOPSY BAG 30 X 50MM SM 1000/BX

device

$17
† 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
AAA STENT GRAFTS

device

$18,000
CT SCANNER

device

$12,000
VASCULAR

device

$10,000
VL

device

$6,000
BRADYCARDIA PRODUCTS

device

$5,000
ENDOSCOPY PRODUCTS

device

$2,750
VECTOR

device

$2,700
KNEES

device

$2,400
HIPS

device

$2,400
TRAUMA AND EXTREMITIES

device

$2,400
BRILINTA

drug

$1,500
ULTRASOUND

device

$1,500
LEVEMIR

drug

$1,500
AUVI-Q

drug

$500
THORACOSCOPY

device

$243
† 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

$6,000
TRAUMA AND EXTREMITIES

device

$6,000
KNEES

device

$6,000
OTHER

device

$2,000
TOMOSYNTHESIS

device

$300
ORTHOPEDICS-GENERAL

device

$61
SPINE

device

$4
† 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
Apr 17, 2015 $27,000

EXCLUDER AAA Endoprosthesis Education W. L. Gore & Associates, Inc.
May 13, 2015 $15,000

Vascular Space rental or facility fees(teaching hospital only) Bard Peripheral Vascular, Inc.
Aug 18, 2014 $15,000

AAA Stent Grafts Education TriVascular, Inc.
May 12, 2014 $10,000

No Listed Product Charitable Contribution Medline Industries, Inc.
Mar 25, 2015 $10,000

No Listed Product Charitable Contribution Medline Industries, Inc.
Jun 5, 2014 $10,000

Vascular Grant Bard Peripheral Vascular, Inc.
Nov 1, 2013 $6,000

HIPS KNEES TRAUMA AND EXTREMITIES Charitable Contribution Stryker Corporation
May 28, 2014 $5,000

Bradycardia products Charitable Contribution BIOTRONIK INC.
Nov 11, 2015 $4,181

Endoscopy Products Gift Olympus America Inc.
May 15, 2015 $3,500

NuSmile BioCem Universal BioActive Cement Gift NuSmile, Ltd.
Sep 5, 2013 $3,100

No Listed Product Charitable Contribution Stryker Corporation
Apr 23, 2015 $3,000

Vascular Space rental or facility fees(teaching hospital only) Bard Peripheral Vascular, Inc.
May 5, 2015 $3,000

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

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This payment is for the rental costs or facility fees of a teaching hospital where Cook Medical used appropriate facilities to train clinicians or Cook staff.

Cook Incorporated
May 29, 2014 $3,000

AAA Stent Grafts Education TriVascular, Inc.
May 24, 2014 $2,700

Vector Gift

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This payment was for Dinner Dance Sponsor

BIONESS INC
Sep 5, 2014 $2,516

Endoscopy Products Gift Olympus America Inc.
Apr 17, 2014 $2,400

HIPS KNEES TRAUMA AND EXTREMITIES Charitable Contribution Stryker Corporation
Apr 2, 2015 $2,393

SURGICAL Gift

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Loaner product exceeded 90 days.

Stryker Corporation
Sep 4, 2013 $2,000

OTHER Grant Boston Scientific Corporation
Nov 14, 2014 $1,500

CT Scanner Promotional Speaking/Other Toshiba America Medical Systems, Inc.
Apr 15, 2014 $1,500

BRILINTA Promotional Speaking/Other

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Exhibit Display Fee

AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals LP
May 31, 2014 $1,500

Levemir Space rental or facility fees(teaching hospital only) Novo Nordisk Inc
Apr 30, 2014 $1,500

CT Scanner Promotional Speaking/Other Toshiba America Medical Systems, Inc.
Mar 21, 2014 $1,500

VL Promotional Speaking/Other Toshiba America Medical Systems, Inc.
Jul 15, 2014 $1,500

CT Scanner Promotional Speaking/Other Toshiba America Medical Systems, Inc.
Sep 8, 2014 $1,500

CT Scanner Promotional Speaking/Other Toshiba America Medical Systems, Inc.
Jun 10, 2014 $1,500

VL Promotional Speaking/Other Toshiba America Medical Systems, Inc.
May 15, 2014 $1,500

CT Scanner Promotional Speaking/Other Toshiba America Medical Systems, Inc.
May 1, 2014 $1,500

VL Promotional Speaking/Other Toshiba America Medical Systems, Inc.
Nov 20, 2014 $1,500

CT Scanner Promotional Speaking/Other Toshiba America Medical Systems, Inc.
Oct 28, 2014 $1,500

CT Scanner Promotional Speaking/Other Toshiba America Medical Systems, Inc.
Aug 8, 2014 $1,500

ULTRASOUND Charitable Contribution Toshiba America Medical Systems, Inc.
Apr 8, 2014 $1,500

VL Promotional Speaking/Other Toshiba America Medical Systems, Inc.
Aug 11, 2014 $1,500

CT Scanner Promotional Speaking/Other Toshiba America Medical Systems, Inc.
Jan 22, 2015 $1,500

CT Scanner Promotional Speaking/Other Toshiba America Medical Systems, Inc.
Jun 4, 2015 $1,500

CT Scanner Promotional Speaking/Other Toshiba America Medical Systems, Inc.
Jun 24, 2015 $1,500

CT Scanner Promotional Speaking/Other Toshiba America Medical Systems, Inc.
Jul 8, 2015 $1,500

CT Scanner Promotional Speaking/Other Toshiba America Medical Systems, Inc.
Jun 6, 2014 $1,500

No Listed Product Space rental or facility fees(teaching hospital only) GE Healthcare
Jan 1, 2016 $1,455

SMARTRELEASE SYSTEM Royalty or License MicroAire Surgical Instruments LLC
Feb 15, 2015 $1,272

SMARTRELEASE SYSTEM Royalty or License MicroAire Surgical Instruments LLC
Jun 9, 2015 $916

Endoscopy Products Gift Olympus America Inc.
Nov 15, 2016 $668

ACL In A Box Gift

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Write-off of receivable

Zimmer Biomet Holdings, Inc.
Dec 31, 2016 $644

Hall Power Grant Linvatec Corporation
May 1, 2014 $500

AUVI-Q Promotional Speaking/Other SANOFI-AVENTIS U.S. LLC
Oct 25, 2015 $333

Surgical Endoscopy Products Gift Olympus America Inc.
Oct 3, 2013 $300

Tomosynthesis Space rental or facility fees(teaching hospital only) HOLOGIC INC
Nov 13, 2014 $234

Endoscopy Products Gift Olympus America Inc.
Jun 18, 2015 $175

ENAMELON TOOTHPASTE Food and Beverage Premier Dental Products Company
Sep 3, 2014 $159

THORACOSCOPY Education KARLSTORZ Endoscopy-America
Sep 3, 2014 $84

THORACOSCOPY Education KARLSTORZ Endoscopy-America
Nov 30, 2013 $61

ORTHOPEDICS-GENERAL Gift

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WRITE-OFF OF BALANCE DUE

Biomet Orthopedics, LLC
Dec 31, 2015 $58

Hips Gift

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WRITE-OFF OF INVOICED BALANCE

Zimmer Biomet Holdings, Inc.
Jul 8, 2015 $17

Slide, 45 Degree, Yellow Gift Mercedes Medical, LLC
May 19, 2015 $17

Bag Biopsy 45 X 75mm Med 200/BX Gift Mercedes Medical, LLC
Mar 4, 2015 $17

Biopsy Bag 30 X 50mm Sm 1000/bx Gift Mercedes Medical, LLC
Apr 1, 2015 $17

Paraffin Repellent 16oz 4/EA/CS Gift Mercedes Medical, LLC
Jan 9, 2015 $17

Slide, 45 Degree, Blue Gift Mercedes Medical, LLC
Sep 5, 2016 $8

Allograft Gift

Additional details on this payment »

Write-off of receivable

Zimmer Biomet Holdings, Inc.
Nov 30, 2013 $4

SPINE Gift

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WRITE-OFF OF BALANCE DUE

BIOMET SPINE, LLC
Aug 31, 2015 $1

Endoscopy Products Gift Olympus America Inc.
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