Dental trade group's e-commerce platform launches West Coast expansion
The fast-growing e-commerce platform plans to offer nationwide distribution by June 2019. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - November 14, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Felicia Alvarez Source Type: news

CEO University: Patherx's Gordon Vanscoy shares what he learned from University of Pittsburgh
Gordon Vanscoy's university experience has been the driver of his entrepreneurial experiences. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - November 14, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Richard Cerilli Source Type: news

Novant Health adds brain and spine surgery location in Thomasville
Thomasville residents familiar with Novant Health's existing clinics in the 900 block of Randolph Street will notice a new brain and spine surgery clinic. Novant Health's Brain and Spine Surgery – Thomasville opened this month, joining the health care network's Chair City Family Medicine and Forsyth Endocrine Consultants practices already calling home to the space at 903 Randolph St. Leading the new surgery clinic is Dr. Gerald Zupruk, a neurosu rgeon who comes from the former UNC High Point… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - November 14, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: John Joyce Source Type: news

Mercy Health partners with OSU on cancer, transplants, addiction treatment
Cincinnati-based Mercy Health disclosed today that the hospital system is working with Ohio State University ’s Wexner Medical Center to address critical health needs throughout the state, including the opioid epidemic and increasing access to cancer care and organ transplants. The two formed the Healthy State Alliance, which brings together the Buckeye State's largest hospital system (based on 6.8 mill ion patient interactions annually at Mercy’s 21 hospitals and other sites of care in Ohio)… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - November 14, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Barrett J. Brunsman Source Type: news

40 Under Forty: Morehouse School of Medicine's Shaneeta Johnson
Johnson is a member of the 2018 class of 40 Under Forty honorees. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
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Bucks County medical-device company expanding its knee pain therapy portfolio
OrthogenRx's second treatment for osteoarthritis pain will require fewer injections than its first. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - November 14, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: John George Source Type: news

Grady Health Foundation names Joselyn Baker CEO
Joselyn Butler Baker has been named as the new president of the Grady Health Foundation in Atlanta beginning Dec. 3. In her new role, she will be responsible for raising financial and civic support for the Grady Health System. Baker is succeeding Renay Blumenthal, who left the foundation in October to become vice president of the Marcus Foundation, reporting directly to its president – Jay Kaiman. The Marcus Foundation – and its founder Bernie Marcus – was a leading backer behind a host of… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - November 14, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Maria Saporta Source Type: news

Baltimore City Health Department 'wasted' $170,000 in funds, report finds
Baltimore City Health Department officials allegedly "wasted" about $170,000 in city funds over two years, a new report by the city's inspector general found. The misspent funds, between fiscal 2017 and 2018, were used to purchase gifts and snacks for staff, order expensive promotional materials and fund conference trips. The wasteful spending took place within the health department's Office of Chronic Disease Prevention, the investigation by city Inspe ctor General Isabel Mercedes Cumming's office… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - November 14, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Morgan Eichensehr Source Type: news

EXCLUSIVE: Cincinnati medical practice reveals expansion plan
BrightView Health has opened an outpatient treatment facility in Chillicothe, and the Cincinnati-based medical practice intends to open similar addiction treatment centers in at least five more Ohio cities. Founded in 2014 in Norwood and now based in Walnut Hills, BrightView has four Greater Cincinnati locations plus one in Dayton and the new center in Chillicothe.  BrightView, which cares for people battling drug or alcohol addictions, focuses on medication assisted treatment such as Suboxone,… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - November 14, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Barrett J. Brunsman Source Type: news

Florida Hospitals
Rank Hospital name/URL/prior rank Licensed beds Profit status Top executive 1 Jackson Memorial Hos (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
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French pharma group Ipsen closes in on its next drug deals
French drugmaker Ipsen plans to bring in multiple new medicines through a series of transactions and sees the recent price drop of biotech stocks as increasing deal opportunities, its chief executive said on Wednesday. (Source: Reuters: Health)
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German health minister calls for faster adoption of biosimilar drugs
Germany's health minister Jens Spahn has called for faster adoption of cheaper copies of biotech drugs to treat cancer and autoimmune diseases to reign in rising public healthcare costs. (Source: Reuters: Health)
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Researchers discover novel 'to divide or to differentiate' switch in plants
(VIB (the Flanders Institute for Biotechnology)) Scientists from VIB and Ghent University under the guidance of professor Dr. Jenny Russinova uncovered a novel mechanism in plants that controls an important decision step in stomatal lineage to divide asymmetrically or to differentiate. This is a decisive step for the formation of stomata, tiny pores on the plant surface, produced by asymmetric cell division. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - November 14, 2018 Category: Biology Source Type: news

Progress in Food Biotechnology
(Bentham Science Publishers) Progress in Food Biotechnology covers recent advances in the food processing sector. Readers will gain an academic and industrial perspective on how biotechnology improves food product quality, yield, and process efficiency. Novel opportunities for utilizing value-added products in the food industry, such as microbial cultures, enzymes, flavour compounds, and other food ingredients are also explained. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - November 14, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Nanotubes built from protein crystals: Breakthrough in biomolecular engineering
(Tokyo Institute of Technology) Researchers at Tokyo Tech have succeeded in constructing protein nanotubes from tiny scaffolds made by cross-linking of engineered protein crystals. The achievement could accelerate the development of artificial enzymes, nano-sized carriers and delivery systems for a host of biomedical and biotechnological applications. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - November 14, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Silicon Valley Bank's parent snares life sciences investment bank for $280M
The parent company of  Silicon Valley Bank will buy Leerink Partners LLC, a Boston-based investment bank that focuses on the life sciences and health care industries, the companies said Tuesday. Under the deal, Silicon Valley Bank's parent company, Santa Clara-based SVB Financial Group (NASDAQ: SIVB), will pay $280 mil lion in cash for Leerink's parent company, Leerink Holdings LLC. SVB said it also will provide a $60 million "retention pool" for employees that will be be paid over five years. Once… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - November 14, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Max Stendahl Source Type: news

Apollo Hospitals to hive off retail pharmacy business into new company
Apollo Pharmacy (APL) will be a wholly owned subsidiary of Apollo Medicals. The listed parent company, Apollo Hospitals Enterprise will hold 25.5% stake in Apollo Medicals (AMPL) . (Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News)
Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News - November 14, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Study: SA health care and bioscience sector now $40B industry
A new study conducted by Trinity University researchers Richard Butler and Mary Stefl and released by the San Antonio Chamber of Commerce shows that the economic impact from health care and bioscience activity in the Alamo City in 2017 was $40.2 billion. A more conservative estimate still places the impact north of $30 billion. Among the highlights from the new study are that nearly $10 billion in wages were paid to more than 182,000 employees working in health care and bioscience last year. In… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - November 13, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: W. Scott Bailey Source Type: news

Silicon Valley Bank parent buys life science investment bank for $280M
The parent company of  Silicon Valley Bank has agreed to acquire Leerink Partners LLC, a Boston-based investment bank that focuses on the life sciences and health care industries. Santa Clara-based SVB Financial Group said it will pay $280 million in cash for Leerink. SVB said it will also "provide a retention pool for employees of $60 million to be paid over five years." Once the deal closes — expected in the first quarter of 2019 — Leerink will become known as SVB Leerink, and will operate… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - November 13, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Max Stendahl Source Type: news

Life sciences investment bank Leerink to be acquired for $280M
The parent company of  Silicon Valley Bank has agreed to acquire Leerink Partners LLC, a Boston-based investment bank that focuses on the life sciences and health care industries, the companies announced Tuesday. Under the deal, Silicon Valley Bank's parent company, Santa Clara-based SVB Financial Group, will pay $280 million in cash for Leerink's parent company, Leerink Holdings LLC. SVB said it will also "provide a retention pool for employees of $60 million to be paid over five years." Once… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - November 13, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Max Stendahl Source Type: news

40 Under Forty: Azalea Health's Baha Zeidan
Zeidan is a member of the 2018 class of 40 Under Forty honorees. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
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Pot to go: Curaleaf will add jobs with 1st Orlando drive-thru medical marijuana dispensary
Curaleaf Inc.'s second Orlando location will put a twist on the medical marijuana dispensary concept: a drive-thru. The facility, at 775 N. Semoran Blvd. in a former bank location, will be the first drive-thru dispensary for the area when it fully opens on Nov. 15. The Wakefield, Mass.-based company, which operates 30 dispensaries in 12 states, previously opened its first Florida drive-thru at its Palm Harbor l ocation. "Curaleaf piloted the drive-thru concept earlier this year at the company’s… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - November 13, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Ryan Lynch Source Type: news

With $30M funder, Durham firm plans expansion
With $30 million of new funding in the bank, Ribometrix plans to double its team, find real estate for a new office and begin developing drug candidates.   This week, the Durham-based biotech company announced $30 million in Series A funding, led by M Ventures, and including new investing companies such as Amgen Ventures, Pappas Capital and Illumina Ventures.  CEO Mike Solomon said the funding will take the company out of its current Durham locat ion, where it has been working through Biolabs since… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - November 13, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Seth Gulledge Source Type: news

With $30M funder, Durham firm plans expansion
With $30 million of new funding in the bank, Ribometrix plans to double its team, find real estate for a new office and begin developing drug candidates.   This week, the Durham-based biotech company announced $30 million in Series A funding, led by M Ventures, and including new investing companies such as Amgen Ventures, Pappas Capital and Illumina Ventures.  CEO Mike Solomon said the funding will take the company out of its current Durham locat ion, where it has been working through Biolabs since… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - November 13, 2018 Category: Health Management Authors: Seth Gulledge Source Type: news

OHSU professor takes on NRA's tweet that doctors should 'stay in their lane'
Oregon Health& Science University ’s Dr. Esther Choo found herself at the epicenter of another Twitter firestorm this week, this time prompted by the National Rifle Association. The war erupted when the NRA lashed out at the American College of Physicians, which recently issued new guidelines for doctors to help protect patients from firearms. In a position paper, the group outlined a public health approach to reducing firearms injuries and deaths. On Thursday, the NRA tweeted: “Someone should… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - November 13, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Elizabeth Hayes Source Type: news

Three female tech entrepreneurs get real – from self-doubt to breast cancer
Three female tech entrepreneurs shared their entrepreneurial journeys Monday evening, from dealing with self-doubt to running a business during breast cancer treatment. The local entrepreneurs who spoke as part of Global Entrepreneurship Week:  Dr. Kim Gandy is CEO and founder of Play-it Health, which developed an adherence platform with incentives for transplant patients and those with chronic conditions. Linda Van Horn is CEO and founder of iShare Medical, wh ich provides secure, HIPAA-compliant… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - November 13, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Leslie Collins Source Type: news

4 tips for small- and mid-sized Nashville employers navigating open enrollment for employee benefits
With open enrollment now underway, Nashville business owners are scrutinizing options for 2019 health insurance in order to make the best decisions for their employees and bottom line before the Dec. 15 cut-off. The Nashville area is getting additional coverage options this year, but more choices can also create greater confusion or overwhelm in the decision process. There have also been more cuts in federal grants, which in the past have funded “navigators” who helped people understand and… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - November 13, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Gravie Source Type: news

Minnesota ’s medtech industry raised $90M in Q3 2018
 Investments in Medical Alley medtech companies, which had dipped in recent years, have made a comeback, according to the Minnesota trade association. Device companies raised $90 million in the third quarter, pushing the year-to-date total to nearly $200 million raised by 33 companies. Q3’s largest raises in medtech included Urotronic ($26 million, including $20M in Series B funds), 4C Medical ($17 million), and Cardialen ($17 million), continuing a growth trend that began in 2009, Medical Alley said in a statement. Biotech companies broke $100 million in capital rais...
Source: Mass Device - November 13, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Nancy Crotti Tags: Blog Business/Financial News Featured 4cmedical Cardialen Inc. Medical Alley Assn. urotronic Source Type: news

Home health provider moving to downtown Dayton
An organization specializing in home health care services for Dayton-area seniors will soon open a downtown office. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - November 13, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Cecilia Salomone Source Type: news

Walgreens cutting manager bonuses, report says
Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc. is cutting bonuses it traditionally pays its store managers and other in management, according to a report. The Chicago Tribune reported that Deerfield, Illinois-based Walgreens (Nasdaq: WBA) is cutting the bonuses managers receive for individual and store performance, as well as other factors. The cuts would mean managers would lose out on thousands of dollars of bonus money traditionally paid. The mo ve comes after Walgreens last month raised the minimum hours employees… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - November 13, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Ben Miller Source Type: news

YMCA will begin work on $35M downtown facility; new center gets a name
The YMCA of Greater Kansas City is ready to kick off a new production at the old Lyric Theatre at 1029 Central Ave., which has been vacant since 2012. According to a release, the organization will begin construction on the $35 million conversion Friday. The new Downtown YMCA will be named the Kirk Family Community Center in honor of the late Phil Kirk and his family. The renovation and reconstruction project, which is expected to be completed b y spring 2021, is funded by $16.9 million from the… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - November 13, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Andrew Vaupel Source Type: news

This NC school is one of the leaders for producing most family physicians
When it comes to family physicians, East Carolina University is producing more than its fair share. Last week, the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) and the North Carolina Academy of Family Physicians (NCAFP) recognized the Brody School of Medicine for producing the highest percentage of family doctors in the last decade of any medical school in the state. Primary care physicians ar e in rare supply. According to the AAFP, the nation is struggling with a current physician deficit that… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - November 13, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Seth Gulledge Source Type: news

Money and medicine: Here are the hospitals and health systems with the best-paid executives in the country
Anyone who ’s paid a medical bill can tell you there are bundles of money in health care, especially for the men and women overseeing patient care at the nation's diverse mix of hospitals and health systems. A Business Journals analysis of thousands of payroll records at health care providers throughout the country found wide disparities in what top executives and physicians can earn in a given year, with some hospital and hospital-system CEOs receiving less than $200,000 in total compensation… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - November 13, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Jeff Jeffrey Source Type: news

New CEO at Charlotte health-care analytics firm maps out plans for future growth
PeraHealth Inc., a health-care analytics firm in Charlotte, has a new chief executive and is positioning itself for future growth here. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - November 13, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Caroline Hudson Source Type: news

HOX Therapeutics Appoints Karl Keegan as Chief Executive Officer
Developing Targeted Therapies With Potential Applicability Across Many Cancer Types GUILDFORD, England, November 13, 2018 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- HOX Therapeutics, the private biotechnology company developing first-in-class, highly... Biopharmaceuticals, Oncology, Personnel HOX Therapeutics, HOX genes (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
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Money and medicine: Banner CEO Peter Fine among nation's best-paid health care execs
Anyone who ’s paid a medical bill can tell you there are bundles of money in health care, especially for the men and women overseeing patient care at the nation's diverse mix of hospitals and health systems. A Business Journals analysis of thousands of payroll records at health care providers throughout the country found wide disparities in what top executives and physicians can earn in a given year, with some hospital and hospital-system CEOs receiving less than $200,000 in total compensation… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - November 13, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Jeff Jeffrey Source Type: news

Atlas Ventures startup Kymera Therapeutics lands $65M investment round
Cambridge startup Kymera Therapeutics Inc. has closed a $65 million Series B venture capital round Tuesday that will support the company as it prepares its first cancer and inflammatory disease drugs for the clinic. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - November 13, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Allison DeAngelis Source Type: news

Business of the Year spotlight: Pink Ribbon Girls CEO Heather Salazar (Executive)
After conquering her fight with breast cancer, Heather Salazar now leads a movement of empowerment to support others in the middle of their own cancer battles. Salazar is the CEO and president of Pink Ribbon Girls, a nonprofit that provides free, accessible services for those fighting breast and gynecological cancers. Free services offered include transportation to treatment, access to healthy meals, house cleaning services and general peer support. Sal azar’s story behind Pink Ribbon Girls began… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - November 13, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Elizabeth Kyle Source Type: news

Money and medicine: Here are the best paid Albany health care executives
Anyone who ’s paid a medical bill can tell you there are bundles of money in health care, especially for the men and women overseeing patient care at the nation's diverse mix of hospitals and health systems. A Business Journals analysis of thousands of payroll records at health care providers throughout the country found wide disparities in what top executives and physicians can earn in a given year, with some hospital and hospital-system CEOs receiving less than $200,000 in total compensation… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - November 13, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Jeff Jeffrey Source Type: news

Photos: Northern California hospitals respond to deadly Camp Fire
As California ’s most destructive wildfire continues to tear through the northern parts of the state, Sacramento's regional hospitals are pooling resources to support victims of the Camp Fire. The blaze overwhelmed the town of Paradise on Nov. 8, taking 29 lives, 113,000 acres and 6,713 structures, as of Monda y at 7:45 a.m. Sacramento-region hospitals put out the call for volunteer nurses, including announcements from San Francisco-based Dignity Health that more registered nurse and certified… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - November 13, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Felicia Alvarez Source Type: news

Aurobindo Pharma inks pact to acquire Australian pharma firm's product
Based out of Melbourne, Advent Pharmaceuticals is engaged in developing and commercialising generic inhaled medicines for global markets. (Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News)
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Cipla's subsidiary to acquire US-based Avenue Therapeutics for $ 215 million
At the second stage, InvaGen or its affiliates will acquire the remaining shares of Avenue's common stock, for up to USD 180 million in the aggregate. (Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News)
Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News - November 13, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Suven Life gets product patents from Australia, Hong Kong
These patents are valid till 2036 and 2033 respectively, the company said in a BSE filing. (Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News)
Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News - November 13, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Lupin gets USFDA nod for Asthma drug
Quoting IQVIA MAT September data, Lupin said, the said Asthma drug had annual sales of around USD 474.5 million in the US. (Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News)
Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News - November 13, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Dentist group buys Fair Oaks Boulevard building for $1.83 million
The eye-catching building that used to house Design Galleria by Valentine at 2280 Fair Oaks Blvd. in Sacramento has a future more in the direction of cavity filling than couture. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - November 12, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Ben van der Meer Source Type: news

Bucks County Hospital names new president
St. Mary Medical Center named Dr. Lawrence Brilliant as its next president. Brilliant joined the Langhorne hospital in 2015 as its medical director of emergency services. He was promoted to vice president and chief medical officer in early 2017. He will begin his tenure as president on Nov. 19. St. Mary's former president and CEO, James L. Woodward, was named president and CEO of the newly former Trinity Health Mid-Atlantic regional health system in September. Trinity Health Mid-Atlantic combined… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - November 12, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: John George Source Type: news

Photos: Sacramento area hospitals respond to raging Camp Fire
As California ’s most destructive wildfire continues to tear through the northern parts of the state, Sacramento's regional hospitals are pooling resources to support victims of the Camp Fire. The blaze overwhelmed the town of Paradise on Nov. 8, taking 29 lives, 113,000 acres and 6,713 structures, as of Monda y at 7:45 a.m. Sacramento-region hospitals put out the call for volunteer nurses, including announcements from Dignity Health that more registered nurse and certified nursing assistant volunteers… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - November 12, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Felicia Alvarez Source Type: news

Money and medicine: St. Louis health care executives rank among the nation's best-paid
Anyone who ’s paid a medical bill can tell you there are bundles of money in health care, especially for the men and women overseeing patient care at the nation's diverse mix of hospitals and health systems. A Business Journals analysis of thousands of payroll records at health care providers throughout the country found wide disparities in what top executives and physicians can earn in a given year, with some hospital and hospital-system CEOs receiving less than $200,000 in total compensation… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - November 12, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Jeff Jeffrey Source Type: news

Regional hospitals respond to raging Camp Fire
As California ’s most destructive wildfire continues to tear through the northern parts of the state, Sacramento's regional hospitals are pooling resources to support victims of the Camp Fire. The blaze overwhelmed the town of Paradise on Nov. 8, taking 29 lives, 113,000 acres and 6,713 structures, as of Monda y at 7:45 a.m. Sacramento-region hospitals put out the call for volunteer nurses, including announcements from Dignity Health that more registered nurse and certified nursing assistant volunteers… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - November 12, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Felicia Alvarez Source Type: news

Seattle health care co. considering NM for expansion
The CEO said New Mexico is on the short list because of the demographic makeup and having the reputation of a business-friendly state. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - November 12, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Ron Davis Source Type: news