Stryker Hires Broadspire Services Inc. as Third-Pary Claims Administrator

For months now, there has been a push for Stryker Orthopedics to address the out-of-pocket expenses patients have faced relating to the July 2012 recall of their Stryker Rejuvenate and Stryker ABG II hip devices. Recently, Stryker announced they will work with Broadspire Services Inc., a third-party claims administrator, to help address these costs and to work directly with patients.

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DePuy Questioned for Cover-Ups at ASR Trial in Los Angeles

In their opening arguments last week, plaintiff attorneys introduced evidence that proved DePuy was aware of design flaws in their ASR hip devices for years before they initiated a recall. The DePuy ASR Hip was recalled in August 2010, yet internal documents disclosed at the ASR trial on Friday revealed that the company had received complaints even as they started to market the U.S. version of the device in 2005.

Research - 1.29.13 Opening Stal - Internal Emails from DePuy 1

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