Boston Scientific
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Top 50 rank: N.A.
Rank in Medical and Other Precision Equipment: 11 (Previous rank: 12*)
Overall score: 4.57

Address: 1 Boston Scientific Place
Natick, MA 1760
Phone: 508-650-8000
Nine key attributes of reputation Industry rank
Innovation 9
People management 11
Use of corporate assets 11
Social responsibility 11
Quality of management 11
Financial soundness 11
Long-term investment 11
Quality of products/services 11
Global competitiveness 11
Most Admired
1 3M 6.96
2 St. Jude Medical 6.85
3 Becton Dickinson 6.78
4 Baxter International 6.71
4 Medtronic 6.71
6 Stryker 6.47
Rank Company Overall score
7 Thermo Fisher Scientific 6.27
8 Zimmer Holdings 5.90
9 Danaher 5.85
10 Eastman Kodak 5.67
11 Boston Scientific 4.57
From the March 16, 2009 issue
†Only companies that score in the top half of their industry survey are listed as Most Admired. The rest are listed as contenders.
*Designated as a U.S. industry. Prior yearís ranks, unless otherwise noted, are ranks in the Americaís Most Admired Companies listing.
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