Zimmer (ZMH) Execs Downplay Impact of Medical Device Tax  
10/29/2012 7:42:30 AM

The 2.3% medical device tax taking effect at the beginning of next year won't have as large an impact on Zimmer as the company previously expected, executives tell investors during a conference call today.

Zimmer Holdings (NYSE:ZMH) may not be as hard hit by the medical device tax as the company had previously estimated, executives said during a conference call with investors today.