Nonprofit's Ex-billing Director Charged With Medicaid Fraud
The former billing director for a nonprofit mental health provider has been arrested on felony charges of helping defraud Arkansas' Medicaid program of $2.2 million. (Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care)
Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care - August 22, 2018 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Washington Attorney General receives first funds from settlement with Clark Nuber and breast cancer charity
This comes as Clark Nuber prepares its response to a complaint filed in May with the Washington Board of Accountancy alleging the firm's deceptive accounting practices helped the charity misuse donations. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - August 22, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Coral Garnick Source Type: news

Exclusive: University Health System advancing $452M hospital expansion plan
University Hospital will gain 500,000 square feet of space designed to accommodate more than 300 new beds. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - August 21, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: W. Scott Bailey Source Type: news

Exclusive: University Health System advancing $452M hospital expansion plan
University Hospital will gain 500,000 square feet of space designed to accommodate more than 300 new beds. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - August 21, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: W. Scott Bailey Source Type: news

This Tri-Valley company is using VR to give back gift of sight
Using Samsung VR technology, Pleasanton-based IrisVision is restoring the gift of sight to those with low-vision conditions. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - August 21, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Kevin Truong Source Type: news

This Tri-Valley company is using VR to give back gift of sight
Using Samsung VR technology, Pleasanton-based IrisVision is restoring the gift of sight to those with low-vision conditions. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - August 21, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Kevin Truong Source Type: news

Executive from Ohio will lead Hospital Council of Northern & Central California
The leader of a large hospital group in the Dayton, Ohio, region is leaving his post for a new job in California. Bryan Bucklew, president and CEO of the Greater Dayton Hospital Association, has been selected for a similar role at the Hospital Council of Northern& Central California. Bucklew will serve as president and CEO of the organization starting Oct. 22. Bucklew has led GDAHA, which represents 28 member hospitals in the Dayton area, since 2005. Under his leadership, the organization became… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - August 21, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: John Bush Source Type: news

Executive from Ohio will lead Hospital Council of Northern & Central California
The leader of a large hospital group in the Dayton, Ohio, region is leaving his post for a new job in California. Bryan Bucklew, president and CEO of the Greater Dayton Hospital Association, has been selected for a similar role at the Hospital Council of Northern& Central California. Bucklew will serve as president and CEO of the organization starting Oct. 22. Bucklew has led GDAHA, which represents 28 member hospitals in the Dayton area, since 2005. Under his leadership, the organization became… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - August 21, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: John Bush Source Type: news

Ban on short-term health plans heads to the governor ’s desk
A statewide ban on short-term health plans is heading to the governor ’s desk for approval, after it was passed by the California Legislature on Monday.  Short-term plans are typically less expensive than other plans on the market, but can leave consumers saddled with a heavy price for the services and procedures that they don't cover. Short-term plans are not co nsidered individual health plans under former President Barack Obama's health care law. That allows them to sidestep mandates for health… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - August 21, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Felicia Alvarez Source Type: news

Ban on short-term health plans heads to the governor ’s desk
A statewide ban on short-term health plans is heading to the governor ’s desk for approval, after it was passed by the California Legislature on Monday.  Short-term plans are typically less expensive than other plans on the market, but can leave consumers saddled with a heavy price for the services and procedures that they don't cover. Short-term plans are not co nsidered individual health plans under former President Barack Obama's health care law. That allows them to sidestep mandates for health… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - August 21, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Felicia Alvarez Source Type: news

Nurses say hospitals can afford staffing requirements
Voters on Nov. 6 are set to decide the fate of a proposal imposing nurse staffing requirements at hospitals. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - August 21, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Chris Triunfo Source Type: news

Nurses say hospitals can afford staffing requirements
Voters on Nov. 6 are set to decide the fate of a proposal imposing nurse staffing requirements at hospitals. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - August 21, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Chris Triunfo Source Type: news

It's official: UCF trustees approve Sanford Burnham asset takeover
It's official: The University of Central Florida will take over the Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute's  assets in Lake Nona's Medical City. The university's board of trustees approved the move to take over the 175,000-square-foot facility, with one abstention in the vote. The Orange County Board of County Commissioners approved the move earlier today with a unanimous vote. The city previously appr oved the move on Monday during a city council meeting with a unanimous vote, while… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - August 21, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Ryan Lynch Source Type: news

It's official: UCF trustees approve Sanford Burnham asset takeover
It's official: The University of Central Florida will take over the Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute's  assets in Lake Nona's Medical City. The university's board of trustees approved the move to take over the 175,000-square-foot facility, with one abstention in the vote. The Orange County Board of County Commissioners approved the move earlier today with a unanimous vote. The city previously appr oved the move on Monday during a city council meeting with a unanimous vote, while… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - August 21, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Ryan Lynch Source Type: news

Sweeping proposal would cap Oregon health cost hikes at a set percentage
A joint legislative task force will recommend an annual target for growth in total health care expenditures, similar to one used in Massachusetts. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - August 21, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Elizabeth Hayes Source Type: news

Sweeping proposal would cap Oregon health cost hikes at a set percentage
A joint legislative task force will recommend an annual target for growth in total health care expenditures, similar to one used in Massachusetts. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - August 21, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Elizabeth Hayes Source Type: news

Novant Health raises minimum wage nearly 14%
Novant Health has bumped up its minimum wage to $12.50 per hour — up from $11 an hour, currently. About 5,000 employees will benefit from that increase. “After our initial living wage adjustment last year, we recognized we had an opportunity to further invest in our team members as they continue to provide outstanding and compassionate care and service to our patients,” says Carl Armato, chief executive. The Winston-Salem-based health-care system says that salary bump will cost it roughly… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - August 21, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Jennifer Thomas Source Type: news

Novant Health raises minimum wage nearly 14%
Novant Health has bumped up its minimum wage to $12.50 per hour — up from $11 an hour, currently. About 5,000 employees will benefit from that increase. “After our initial living wage adjustment last year, we recognized we had an opportunity to further invest in our team members as they continue to provide outstanding and compassionate care and service to our patients,” says Carl Armato, chief executive. The Winston-Salem-based health-care system says that salary bump will cost it roughly… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - August 21, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Jennifer Thomas Source Type: news

Elite Sports CEO adds health care tenant to new one-stop-shop youth sports venues
Jason Bryson, CEO of Elite Sports Management LLC, wants to bring a bevy of sports-centered developments to the Kansas City area. At a cost of $25 million, Bryson built his first three facilities in Olathe, Overland Park and Lenexa, and is in the process of building two more in Olathe and south Kansas City. In the long term, Bryson hopes to open 15 to 20 of the multitenant concepts within the next five years. "So many build ings are one-dimensional, for one sport only," he said. "It needs to be more… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - August 21, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Elise Reuter Source Type: news

Elite Sports CEO adds health care tenant to new one-stop-shop youth sports venues
Jason Bryson, CEO of Elite Sports Management LLC, wants to bring a bevy of sports-centered developments to the Kansas City area. At a cost of $25 million, Bryson built his first three facilities in Olathe, Overland Park and Lenexa, and is in the process of building two more in Olathe and south Kansas City. In the long term, Bryson hopes to open 15 to 20 of the multitenant concepts within the next five years. "So many build ings are one-dimensional, for one sport only," he said. "It needs to be more… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - August 21, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Elise Reuter Source Type: news

Baylor Scott & White Health plans $70M office consolidation in Deep Ellum
Baylor Scott& White Health plans to build a large office administration facility in Deep Ellum that will bring together the Dallas-based system ’s five North Texas offices under one roof. The new office would create hundreds of construction jobs, although not necessarily additional permanent, full-time positions, according to an email from a spokeswoman for the health system. The new office project would include 300,000 square feet of oc cupied space plus a large parking garage. The location is… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - August 21, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Bill Hethcock Source Type: news

Ouachita Baptist, Baptist Health Announce Partnership
Ouachita Baptist University and Baptist Health announced Tuesday their partnership to address the shortage of nurses in the state and region. (Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care)
Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care - August 21, 2018 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Arkansas Children's Research Institute Gets $3M Grant
The Arkansas Children's Research Institute gets a $3.1 million grant from the National Institutes of Health to study how smartphone technology can help adolescents with asthma use self-management strategies to improve their health. (Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care)
Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care - August 21, 2018 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Amazon Hires Star Mass. General Cardiologist As It Pushes Deeper Into Health Care
(CNN Money) — Amazon has hired a top cardiologist as it broadens its involvement in the health care industry. Maulik Majmudar, who is also associate director of the Healthcare Transformation Lab at Massachusetts General Hospital, announced on Twitter that he is moving to “an exciting and challenging role @amazon.” 1/ Very emotional day: After decade of medical training (@NorthwesternMed @HopkinsMedicine @BrighamWomens), five years on the faculty @MGHMedicine and @harvardmed, leading #digitalhealth @mgh_htl, I have decided to leave academia to take on an exciting & challenging role @amazon — Ma...
Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - August 21, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Health – CBS Boston Tags: Boston News Health Amazon Local TV Massachusetts General Hospital Source Type: news

Sixteenth Street not moving forward with West Milwaukee clinic
Sixteenth Street Community Health Centers said late Monday that it has backed off a plan to open a clinic in the village of West Milwaukee after failing to reach an agreement with village administrators. The nonprofit’s plan had faced resistance from the village board over the amount of money Sixteenth Street was willing to pay in lieu of property taxes and whether a clinic was the highest and best use of the property. The issues were raised in a village board meeting Aug. 6. Sixteenth Street,… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - August 21, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: David Schuyler Source Type: news

Details emerge about $20 million senior-living facility near Norton Commons
Here are a few more details about the major senior care and housing project underway just off of Interstate 71 near Norton Commons. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - August 21, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Chris Larson Source Type: news

Medical marijuana doctor's office opens in the Dayton-area
A medical marijuana doctor's office has officially opened its doors in the Dayton-area. Ohio Marijuana Card opened its newest doctor's office Monday in Beavercreek. The office, located at 3623 Dayton-Xenia Road, joins the medical marijuana card provider's branches in Akron, Cleveland, Columbus, Cincinnati and Toledo. The other Ohio offices opened earlier this summer. “We are plea sed to announce that we have arrived in Gem City,” said Ohio Marijuana Card President Connor Shore. “It is our… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - August 21, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Elizabeth Kyle Source Type: news

Alexandria ’s Joel Marcus on Medicare-for-all, innovation and his company’s Peninsula plans
Alexandria Real Estate Equities was on the vanguard of making the Bay Area one of the main centers of the country's life sciences industry by helping to build Mission Bay and the Peninsula into the biotech powerhouses that stand today. Some of the company's major recent local projects include 681 Gateway in South San Francisco, anchored by Twist Bioscience and South San Francisco’s 300,000 square foot at 213 East Grand which is fully leased to pharmaceutical giant Merck with a delivery date in… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - August 21, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Kevin Truong Source Type: news

The world's largest timeshare firm uses cash to motivate its workers to stay healthy
Westgate Resorts' wellness program offers its 4,000-plus Orlando employees several initiatives to choose from, many with awesome rewards. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - August 21, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Anjali Fluker Source Type: news

Sinclair offering new public health degree this year
Sinclair Community College is offering several new programs this academic year, including a degree in public health. The downtown Dayton-based school announced Monday it's the first community college in Ohio to offer an associate's degree in public health. The announcement came on the same day as students arrived for fall semester classes. "This degree will prepare students to enter the public health workforce, or transfer on for a bachelor’s degree," Sinclair stated in a news release. Along… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - August 21, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: John Bush Source Type: news

Here's where Philip Anschutz's next $120M donation to University of Colorado medical campus is going
The University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus has received its single largest donation in history from the foundation that carries its name. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - August 21, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Andrew Dodson Source Type: news

Legacy Health contacting 38K patients about phishing incident
Legacy Health announced Monday that “an unauthorized third party” may have gained access to some employees' email accounts, which may have contained patient information. Legacy is mailing letters to 38,000 patients whose information may have been involved in the “phishing" incident in May. Legacy hired a leading third-party fo rensic firm to assist in an investigation, which determined that some patient data — including names, dates of birth, health insurance, billing and medical information… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - August 21, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Elizabeth Hayes Source Type: news

Study: Maryland ERs struggle to treat overdoses from unknown drug combinations
Emergency departments across Maryland see hundreds of patients each year who present suffering from suspected drug overdoses. But a new study shows why it can be difficult for doctors to properly identify the types of drugs that are causing an overdose. A report based on studies conducted at University of Maryland Medical Center Midtown Campus (UMMC Midtown) in Baltimore and the University of Maryland Prince George’s Hospital Center (PGHC) highlights the complexity of detecting and treating overdose… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - August 21, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Morgan Eichensehr Source Type: news

Pot-infused chewing gum? Medical marijuana firm's CEO discusses the industry's future in Florida
The company, which opened a medical marijuana dispensary in Orlando earlier this year, got a $65 million capital investment led by William Wrigley Jr. in July. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - August 21, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Ryan Lynch Source Type: news

Fundraiser will focus local attention on opioid addiction crisis
Spurned on by the still-mounting surge in opioid-related deaths across the state and country, the privately-funded Lenny Peters Foundation will host its first ever public fundraiser to bring local awareness to the crisis. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - August 21, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: John Joyce Source Type: news

UNC Rockingham physicians practices join UNC Physicians Network
UNC Rockingham Health Care's six physician practices in Eden and western Rockingham County have become part of UNC Physicians Network. The move brings the expertise and services of the larger UNC Health Care System's network of specialty care providers to the Rockingham County, according to Dana Weston, president of UNC Rockingham. The practices involved in the transition will change their names: Morehead Family Practice to UN C Family Medicine at Eden Morehead Neurospine to UNC Neurosurgery… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - August 21, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: John Joyce Source Type: news

San Antonio businesses in limbo over sick leave vote
Businesses will have to prepare to be compliant with a new municipal mandate that could get struck down by the state. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - August 21, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: W. Scott Bailey Source Type: news

Blog: You can attack us all you want – we aren’t going anywhere
Everyone who has ever received support from UNISON knows how vital our union’s activists are. In every branch, they are the beating heart of the union, UNISON members working tirelessly to support other UNISON members around the clock and all year round. Without UNISON activists, there would be no UNISON. And yet, year after year, our union and our activists come under fire from those who would strip many of them of the facility time they – and their employers – rely on. Once again, the so-called “Taxpayers Alliance” – who seem to oppose public spending more than they represent the major...
Source: UNISON Health care news - August 21, 2018 Category: UK Health Authors: Dave Prentis Tags: General secretary's blog News facility time Source Type: news

Two-year, $510,000 grant lets Wake Forest, Winston-Salem State continue concussion studies
A two-year grant worth about $510,000 will let Wake Forest and Winston-Salem State universities continue taking part in an NCAA and U.S. Department of Defense concussion study begun in 2016. The universities were among the original 13 participating institutions, a field that has since expanded to 30. The NCAA-Department of Defense Concussion Assessment, Research and Education Consortium studies concussions and repetitive head impacts on student athletes. The Department of Defense stu dy is examining… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - August 21, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: John Joyce Source Type: news

Olean General selects new anesthesiology provider, ending 24-year relationship
After a competitive bid process, Olean General Hospital will shift to a new provider in January for anesthesiology services. The hospital announced last week it would begin using Geat Lakes Anesthesiology, ending a 24-year relationship with Southern Tier Anesthesiologists. It’s the first major vendor change for the Cattaraugus County hospital since it became part of Kaleida Health, which contracts with Great Lakes An esthesiology for services at its John R. Oishei Children’s Hospital and at… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - August 21, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Tracey Drury Source Type: news

Premier Health to donate $30K to local community center
Premier Health is donating funds to a Dayton-based community center to help fight the area's food insecurity. Premier Health has committed $30,000 toward the expansion of Wesley Community Center's food services at 3730 Delphos Ave. This funding is in partnership with the health system's community benefits program. The center has currently been renovating its food pantry to create a Food Resource Center t hat will house additional space for groceries, open shelving for food options, a large walk-in… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - August 21, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Elizabeth Kyle Source Type: news

Dayton VA archive center project lands more political heft
The National VA History and Heritage Center will create 440 jobs once completed in phases over the next five years. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - August 21, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Income surges for Greater Cincinnati hospitals
Hospitals in Cincinnati, Northern Kentucky and nearby Dayton reported combined net income of $908.4 million in 2016, an 18 percent increase from $768.7 million in the previous year, according to a health care review released today. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - August 21, 2018 Category: American Health Authors: Barrett J. Brunsman Source Type: news

Income surges for Greater Cincinnati hospitals
Hospitals in Cincinnati, Northern Kentucky and nearby Dayton reported combined net income of $908.4 million in 2016, an 18 percent increase from $768.7 million in the previous year, according to a health care review released today. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - August 21, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Barrett J. Brunsman Source Type: news

Exodus of Saudi medical trainees reveals vulnerability of Canadian health care
(Canadian Medical Association Journal) The sudden loss of Saudi medical trainees who must leave Canada in the next two weeks will negatively affect patient care, which should serve as a wake-up call to governments to increase the number of funded residency and fellowship positions for Canadian medical students, argues Dr. Matthew Stanbrook in an editorial in CMAJ (Canadian Medical Association Journal). (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - August 21, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Number of outlets selling alcohol linked to hospital admission rates
Areas with more vendors selling alcohol have higher drink-related hospital admission rates Related items fromOnMedica We are ‘sitting on a young people’s health time bomb’ Active elderly live independently and avoid social care Minimum alcohol unit pricing finally goes live in Scotland Prisoners have right to health care as good as community care Scotland reveals target of halving child obesity by 2030 (Source: OnMedica Latest News)
Source: OnMedica Latest News - August 21, 2018 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Lake Union life science building lands its first tenant
More prospective tenants are interested in the 205,000-square-foot waterfront building, which will feature a four-story atrium facing Lake Union when it opens in early 2019. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - August 20, 2018 Category: American Health Authors: Casey Coombs Source Type: news

Indigenous patients still waiting for equity in health-care system: CMA health summit
Hundreds of health professionals from across the country have heard how Indigenous patients are still waiting for equitable access to treatment. (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - August 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Canada/Manitoba Source Type: news

Lake Union life science building lands its first tenant
More prospective tenants are interested in the 205,000-square-foot waterfront building, which will feature a four-story atrium facing Lake Union when it opens in early 2019. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - August 20, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Casey Coombs Source Type: news

Why this Peninsula company needs a cash fix 2 years after opioid addiction treatment approved
Titan Pharmaceuticals Inc.'s leaders still think — two years after regulatory approval of their drug-device — they can get people off highly addictive opioids. All they need is a little more money. The South San Francisco company (NASDAQ: TTNP) wants to raise $17.9 million to hire a small sales and marketing team to push the use of its impl antable, match stick-sized device that pumps out a continuous flow of the already-approved drug buprenorphine for six months. Buprenorphine, a less-powerful… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - August 20, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Ron Leuty Source Type: news