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Innovative solutions for groundbreaking organizations

In a time of intense disruption, organizations across the life sciences industry must balance a wide range of costly dynamics. Funding, product commercialization, research and development, regulatory compliance, and process scaling and optimization are all capital-intensive activities. On top of that, organizations need to keep pace with the new health economy while pivoting to value-based payment models and changing patient and customer needs.

Whether you’re expanding globally, optimizing tax incentives, executing an acquisition transaction, or looking to improve your current operations, we have a deep and diverse bench of tax, audit, and consulting experts to help. Our team provides proactive insights and pragmatic ideas to increase your bottom line and deliver better patient outcomes.

We serve bioscience, medical device, pharmaceutical, and life sciences clients of all sizes and structure from prerevenue startups to public companies with billons in annual revenue, as well as nonprofit research and incubator organizations. When it comes to critical issues, we don’t take shortcuts — we take action.

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Life Sciences Thought Leadership

  • Paycheck Protection Program and strategies for forgiveness: Your frequently asked questions

    Questions about the Paycheck Protection Program? From certification to determining full-time employees to how benefits count toward the calculation of payroll costs, we’ve answered your burning questions.

    Laura Claeys Shawn Dubinsky Kellie Ray
    Article June 1, 2020 10 min read
    Younger man sitting on couch reading an FAQ about the Paycheck Protection Program.
  • COVID-19: State and local tax updates
    The legislation around COVID-19 is rapidly bringing changes to the state and local tax scene. Find the updates as of May 26 here.
    Curtis Ruppal Mike Merkel Ron Cook Jeanette Tolar Julie Corrigan
    Article May 26, 2020 87 min read
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  • COVID-19 legislation: Analysis of recent tax changes and what’s next

    It’s been weeks since the last enactment of COVID-19-related tax legislation, so questions are being raised about what might be next. While it’s difficult to predict, an analysis of recent tax changes and a current bill in the House offer some insight.

    Stephen Eckert Michael Monaghan Kurt Piwko Brett Bissonnette Josh Bemis
    Article May 21, 2020 7 min read
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  • CARES Act update: Maximizing the employee retention credit

    The employee retention credit, created as part of the CARES Act in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, has raised many questions. During this webinar, our experts will address the most significant aspects of the credit.

    Stephen Eckert Amy Forester Ginger Powell Rebecca Smart
    Webinar May 20, 2020 60 min watch
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Specialized expertise for a specialized industry

Our experts — many of whom come to us from organizations just like yours — dedicate their careers to the life sciences industry. Each team member averages over 25 years of experience across manufacturing, supply chain, healthcare — including clinical, cost management, M&A, transformation, strategy, tax, audit, and more. Our experts translate “30,000-foot” concepts, directions, and strategies into implementable solutions that produce measurable results. And when you hire Plante Moran, you don’t get just one person or one team. You receive the support of our entire firm to help you grow, improve profitability, and implement transformational change in a rapidly evolving global healthcare environment.

Furthermore, we’ll take the time to understand your organization — your operations, your challenges, and your goals for the future. From there, we tailor our services and our team to meet your needs. Whether you’re on the path to bring a new product to market, integrate an acquired organization, or improve your current operations, we provide the depth of expertise, proactive ideas, and a hands-on approach you need to achieve your goals.

What makes working with us different? According to Jeff Jenkins, a practice leader, it’s our service model. “We’re not just strategy-focused, nor do we have a limited scope of services. We holistically evaluate your entire organization to best position you for success. We’re on the ground, working side by side with you to execute and implement actionable solutions.”

Our clients say

During the past 15 years, I have called on Plante Moran to provide my organizations with guidance and assistance. On each occasion, their consultants have worked successfully with my team and delivered outstanding results. From setting strategy and our roadmaps for the future to training and facilitation or assisting with customers facing initiatives to assessing, planning and implementing operational tactics that have resulted in significant cost savings and quality improvement…PM has delivered!

Brian K. Hutchison Chief Executive Officer, RTI Surgical

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Midwest manufacturer uses data analytics to gain customer insights
A manufacturer with both consumer and professional customer segments, served through a direct sales model.
Chris Moshier
Case Study March 5, 2018 1 min read
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Global expansion for Japanese-owned medical device company
Japan’s leading manufacturer of electronic medical equipment and one of the top 100 medical device companies in the world, with annual sales of $1.5 billion, expands their global presence.
Case Study October 3, 2017 2 min read

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