Sound corporate governance principles are the foundation of investor confidence and trust. These principles are critical to maintaining The Medicines Company’s reputation as a company dedicated to excellence in both performance and integrity.
Our commitment to maintaining high business standards and effective governance is essential to all of The Medicines Company's stakeholders, including its employees, customers, partners, investors and the general public. Together, the Board members ensure that The Medicines Company remains a company of integrity and performance.
Code of Conduct & Ethics
On February 18, 2014, we updated our Global Code of Conduct and Ethics primarily to reflect our new branding and to clarify and reinforce certain policies. More specifically, we have: a) incorporated our current purpose statement; b) reinforced our commitment to respecting human rights; c) revised contact information for reporting adverse events; d) updated our policy governing conflicts of interest; e) reinforced our zero-tolerance policy on corruption and bribery; and f) clarified roles throughout the document.