In recent years, medical equipment manufacturers have been on a buying spree.
In recent months, they’ve been selling more than $1.5 trillion worth of medical equipment.
Now, the sector is looking for a buyer as the government prepares to spend billions of dollars on a massive medical device program, with the promise of making the technology more affordable and more reliable.
The U.S. government is expected to spend $5.7 billion on the program.
That is nearly twice as much as what the U.K. spent in 2014.
The program has been criticized by doctors and patients alike, and in particular by those who say it is a way to further privatize medical devices and the U