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Subject: [Total joints edition] Medtronic dives deeper with $20M 2nd investment in Mazor: 6 takeaways | Brigham strike, Epic implementation drag Partners' earnings | Living with total hip & knee replacement: 7 stats & thoughts | 20 new MIS spine devices in 2016

Aug. 17, 2016

1. Living with total hip and knee replacement: 7 statistics and thoughts  Full article

2. Brigham strike, Epic implementation drag Partners' earnings  Full article
3. Medtronic dives deeper with $20M second tranche investment in Mazor Robotics: 6 takeaways  Full article    
4.Webinar: Learn how Nemours Children's Health System was ahead of the game by elevating privacy and security. Click here to find out more.    

5. Zimmer-Biomet, DePuy Synthes are key vendors shaping the European large joint orthopedic devices market - 4 things to know  Full article   

6. Are physicians and medical device reps too buddy-buddy?  Full article   

8. FDA updates online drug approval database  Full article     

9. MACRA may lead to private practice's fall - 5 insights  Full article

10. 20 new MIS spine devices in 2016  Full article

11. How to build a business: 6 key thoughts on best debt management, investment and insurance strategies for young spine surgeons  Full article

12. 12 latest hospital, health system executive moves  Full article   

13. Orthopedic surgeon leader to know: Dr. Eric T. Johnson of First State Orthopaedics  Full article   

14. Schwarzenegger, Leno and Bush, Plus 230+ Great Hospital Executives Speaking. The Becker's Hospital Review 8th Annual Meeting next April 17 to 20 will include Arnold, Jay and 230+ hospital leaders, including some great keynotes. The brochure will be on line shortly. George W. Bush will speak at the 3rd Annual CIO/HIT + Revenue Cycle Conference in July 2017. The agenda for this meeting is being developed soon. Should you have questions about either meeting, please contact and      
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20 Companies to Know
1. National Medical Billing Services:

2. GE Healthcare:
3. North American Partners in Anesthesia:
4. Medline Industries, Inc.:
5. Centinel Spine:
6. Cardinal Health:
7. HealthCare Appraisers, Inc.: 
8. In2itive:
9. Surgical Care Affiliates:
10. Pacira Pharmaceuticals: 
11. Collect RX:
12. Anesthesia Business Consultants:
13. MediGain:
14. Surgical Notes
15. Carl Zeiss Meditec:
16. ECG Management Consultants
17. DePuy Synthes
18. Orthofix
19. AmkaiSolutions
20. Syncera

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