Cook Medical is a major player in the healthcare realm. If you have had a heart catheterization, or a stent placement, you likely have used catheters, stents, and technology researched, developed, and manufactured by Cook Medical. If you had a stent that could cross a tortuous bifurcation, or radical bend in an artery which saved you from a CABG, you can thank the efforts of Cook Medical.
Oh, but that’s right … Cook Medical didn’t build that technology. Someone else did, right?
Well, President Obama certainly hopes to capitalize on Cook Medical, but he never figured on this, now did he ….
“Unfortunately, we have had to shelve these expansion plans and look overseas for that,” Allison Giles, vice president for federal affairs with the company
Company’s decision to nix expansion over ObamaCare tax renews pressure on Congress
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