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The Medicines Company Overview

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Parsippany, NJ
201 to 500 employees
1996
Company - Public (MDCO)
Biotech & Pharmaceuticals
$500 million to $1 billion (USD) per year
Theravance, Allergan, Merck
The Medicines Company was founded in 1996 and is led by a multidisciplinary team with significant experience in pharmaceutical product development and commercialization.

Our purpose is to save lives, alleviate suffering and contribute to the economics of ... Read more

Mission: Our mission is to create transformational solutions to address the most pressing healthcare needs facing patients, physicians and providers in three critical therapeutic areas: serious infectious disease care, cardiovascular care and surgery and perioperative care.

The Medicines Company Reviews

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The Medicines Company Chief Executive Officer Clive A. Meanwell
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    Former Employee - Project Manager in San Francisco, CA
    Former Employee - Project Manager in San Francisco, CA
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    I worked at The Medicines Company full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Good place to work, good pay and benefits.

    Cons

    Need to concentrate on fewer products. Not good to overextend. A little bit of confusion about duties.

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The Medicines Company Photos

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The Medicines Company photo of: The Medicines Company supports the American Heart Association's NYC Heart Ball.
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The Medicines Company Interviews

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    Summer Associate Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Parsippany, NJ
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 5 weeks. I interviewed at The Medicines Company (Parsippany, NJ) in June 2013.

    Interview

    One phone screening, one on site interview. HR was great at responding in a decent manner.

    Interview Questions

    • "In you're opinion what is the major problem with healthcare today"   1 Answer

    Negotiation

    I didn't negotiate salary was very good

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The Medicines Company Awards & Accolades

  • Most Innovative Companies(2nd Place), CNBC RQ 50, 2014
  • Healthcare Facilities Design Award, Boston Society of Architects/AIA, 2014
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