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SPARKS REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER

SPARKS REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER

1001 Towson Ave, Fort Smith, AR, 72901

SPARKS REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER,
Yearly Payment Breakdown:

All Payments: At a Glance

2016

2

payments

$194

payment total

1

company paid this teaching hospital
2015

11

payments

$20,718

payment total

4

companies paid this teaching hospital
2014

9

payments

$25,032

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
10 $20,695
Gift
7 $16,419
Education
1 $8,467
Education
2 $194
Food and Beverage
1 $146
Food and Beverage
1 $23

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
OLYMPUS GI ACCESSORIES

device

$194
† 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
NANO

drug

$18,500
VIDEOIMAGING

device

$1,986
ZERBAXA

drug

$171
CLEANING, STERILIZATION, CARE

device

$38
MED-RO REVERSE OSMOSIS MACHINE

device

$23
† 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
BEATING HEART SURGERY

device

$10,000
MICROWAVE

device

$8,467
MEDICAL SYSTEMS

device

$5,680
MONITORS ADVANCED PARAMETERS

device

$537
SURGICAL

device

$202
PROCEDURAL SOLUTIONS

device

$146
† 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
Sep 2, 2015 $18,500

Nano Education AngioDynamics, Inc.
Sep 1, 2014 $10,000

Beating Heart Surgery Gift MAQUET Cardiovascular U.S. Sales, L.L.C.
Sep 15, 2014 $8,467

Microwave Education AngioDynamics, Inc.
Dec 31, 2014 $5,024

Medical Systems Gift CareFusion Corporation
May 29, 2015 $1,171

VIDEOIMAGING Education KARLSTORZ Endoscopy-America
Mar 10, 2014 $656

Medical Systems Gift CareFusion Corporation
May 29, 2015 $475

VIDEOIMAGING Education KARLSTORZ Endoscopy-America
Jan 1, 2014 $290

MONITORS ADVANCED PARAMETERS Gift

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Device loan greater than 90 days

Covidien Sales LLC
Oct 3, 2014 $202

Surgical Gift Teleflex Medical Incorporated
Jan 1, 2014 $161

MONITORS ADVANCED PARAMETERS Gift

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Device loan greater than 90 days

Covidien Sales LLC
Jul 9, 2014 $146

Procedural Solutions Food and Beverage CareFusion Corporation
May 29, 2015 $144

VIDEOIMAGING Education KARLSTORZ Endoscopy-America
Dec 15, 2016 $141

Olympus GI Accessories Education Olympus America Inc.
Jul 2, 2015 $111

ZERBAXA Education

Additional details on this payment »

Services provided in conjunction with antibiotic susceptibility testing.

Merck Sharp & Dohme Corporation
May 29, 2015 $103

VIDEOIMAGING Education KARLSTORZ Endoscopy-America
May 29, 2015 $93

VIDEOIMAGING Education KARLSTORZ Endoscopy-America
Jan 1, 2014 $86

MONITORS ADVANCED PARAMETERS Gift

Additional details on this payment »

Device loan greater than 90 days

Covidien Sales LLC
May 26, 2016 $53

Olympus GI Accessories Education Olympus America Inc.
May 29, 2015 $38

CLEANING, STERILIZATION, CARE Education KARLSTORZ Endoscopy-America
Jun 22, 2015 $32

ZERBAXA Education

Additional details on this payment »

Services provided in conjunction with antibiotic susceptibility testing.

Merck Sharp & Dohme Corporation
Jun 30, 2015 $29

ZERBAXA Education

Additional details on this payment »

Services provided in conjunction with antibiotic susceptibility testing.

Merck Sharp & Dohme Corporation
Mar 23, 2015 $23

Med-RO Reverse Osmosis Machine Food and Beverage Mar Cor Purification, Inc.
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