Emergent BioSolutions in ‘early innings’ of shift away from Covid-19 vaccine work
Emergent had positioned itself as a contract partner to develop and manufacture vaccines through the Covid crisis, but had a tough year of it. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - August 2, 2022 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Sara Gilgore Source Type: news

Senate GOP backtracks after veterans bill firestorm
Republican leaders are promising a veterans' health care bill blocked by most of their members will pass this week, even as some still blame Democrats for the blockade. #blockade (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - August 2, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Health care issues for women in prison
This analysis uses hospital episode statistics (HES) data to look at women prisoners' use of hospital services, finding that they face a series of challenges and risks in prison because of barriers to accessing health and care services. (Source: NHS Networks)
Source: NHS Networks - August 2, 2022 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Berkeley Covid testing startup Renegade.bio launches monkeypox test
The startup developed a test in just 20 days to detect the virus during its initial stages. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - August 1, 2022 Category: Biotechnology Authors: William Hicks Source Type: news

Business Oregon awards Gap Fund management to Elevate Capital
Elevate Capital was once again named fund manager for Oregon's commercialization gap fund for early stage startups. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - August 1, 2022 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Malia Spencer Source Type: news

Ascension executive to exit for top post at Philadelphia health care system
An executive with St. Louis-based Ascension has been hired to take over next month as CEO of the Philadelphia region's largest health system. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - August 1, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: John George Source Type: news

Veterans have been camping out on the Capitol steps after GOP blocks burn pit bill
Veterans groups and Jon Stewart have protested for days, putting Senate Republicans on the defensive for holding up a bill to provide health care for veterans exposed to burn pits. #jonstewart #pitbillveteransgroups (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - August 1, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Premier Health names new system chief nursing officer
She previously spent 27 years in various nursing leadership roles at two of the health network's local hospitals. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - August 1, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: John Bush Source Type: news

State releases proposed health insurance rates for 2023
Acting Insurance Commissioner Michael Humphreys said in a statement that the loss of the Rescue Act subsidies threatened the progress Pennsylvania gained in lowering the number of people in Pennsylvania without some form of health insurance. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - August 1, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Paul J. Gough Source Type: news

David Hung's Nuvation to cut 30 jobs, end cancer drug program
The company plans to launch a clinical trial of another drug in combination with a drug developed by its CEO's former company. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - August 1, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Ron Leuty Source Type: news

Health inequity causes higher rates of illness and financial strain — but we can do something about it
Among the leadership discussions in the various civic and business organizations in which I am involved, I have noticed a steady increase of discourse around one topic in particular: health equity. I am encouraged by these discussions because health inequities in our community impact all of us. It is crucial that we collaborate across industries, organizations and communities to eliminate health disparities and improve health outcomes for all. Health equity defined If asked, most of us would agree … (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - August 1, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Stephanie Vojicic Source Type: news

New analysis finds deeper impact of drug pricing bill on biopharmaceutical researchers
Anew analysis by the health care analytics and research firm Avalere reveals the partisan drug pricing bill will have a much deeper impact on the biopharmaceutical research industry than previously reported. (Source: The Catalyst)
Source: The Catalyst - August 1, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Brian Newell Tags: Research and Development Patients Policy Solutions Government Price Setting Source Type: news

Piedmont Animal Health sold to UK company Dechra Pharmaceuticals for $210 million in cash
Piedmont Animal Health, a Greensboro veterinary pharmaceutical company known for its soft-chew therapeutics, will be sold to Dechra Pharmaceuticals, a publicly traded veterinary pharmaceutical company based in England, for $210 million in cash. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - August 1, 2022 Category: American Health Authors: Lillian Johnson Source Type: news

2022 Tennessee Health Care Hall of Fame class headlined by former governor and former hospital CEO
The class will be honored at a ceremony at the Fisher Center for the Performing Arts on Oct. 18. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - August 1, 2022 Category: American Health Authors: Joel Stinnett Source Type: news

Hampton Manor plans new Clermont apartments for seniors
The complex would be the first for the company locally. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - August 1, 2022 Category: American Health Authors: Ryan Lynch Source Type: news