Some Women Turn to Self-Managed Abortion as Access Recedes
Information and medications needed to end a pregnancy are increasingly available outside the health care system. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - August 7, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Roni Caryn Rabin Tags: your-feed-science Abortion Abortion Drugs Pregnancy and Childbirth Telemedicine Law and Legislation States (US) Women and Girls Roe v Wade (Supreme Court Decision) Decisions and Verdicts Birth Control and Family Planning Gynecology a Source Type: news

Biotech Amgen, building Holly Springs plant, makes $3.7B deal for single-drug outfit
A biotech company that's building a huge facility in Wake County just made a multi-billion deal. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - August 7, 2022 Category: Health Management Authors: Ron Leuty Source Type: news

FDA gives Durham's BioCryst green light to resume enrollment in multiple trials
A Durham drugmaker can resume enrolling patients in multiple clinical trials after getting the OK from regulators. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - August 7, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Zac Ezzone Source Type: news

Democrats ’ big climate, health care and tax package clears major Senate hurdle
The Senate moved forward on a bill to advance major pieces of Democrats' and President Joe Biden's agenda, setting up a final vote in the coming days. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - August 6, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Duke University joins RTI International in $1.2B initiative examining long Covid
Two organizations in the Triangle are playing central roles in a billion dollar effort to study the long-term effects of Covid-19. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - August 6, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Zac Ezzone Source Type: news

Senate on track to take key vote Saturday to advance Democrats' sweeping health care and climate bill
The Senate is on track to take a key vote on Saturday to advance Democrats' sweeping health care and climate bill toward final passage -- and the package could pass the Senate as soon as this weekend. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - August 6, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The Arcadia Family of Cos. acquires 32-bed facility
“The Arcadia Family of Cos. considers it an honor to be given the opportunity to be involved at Hale Ola Kino,” said Suzie Schulberg, AFC president and CEO, in a statement. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - August 6, 2022 Category: American Health Authors: Kelsey Kukaua Source Type: news

University of Hawaii West Oahu introduces new nursing pathway
The new program was created to address Hawaii ’s nursing shortage by increasing access to baccalaureate education on Oahu's west side. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - August 5, 2022 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Olivia Peterkin Source Type: news

Why Salem Health diverted ambulances last week and could do so again
Salem Health has been operating at more than 100% capacity for about a year. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - August 5, 2022 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Elizabeth Hayes Source Type: news

Atlanta startup Vacmobile Corp. joins Georgia Tech's ATDC
The platform helps employers comply with vaccine regulations. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - August 5, 2022 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Zach Armstrong Source Type: news

Olathe Health plans $70M expansion with two buildings in Overland Park, Olathe
Olathe Health plans to add two more outpatient care facilities — one in Overland Park and the other in Olathe — to meet patients where they’re at. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - August 5, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Nicole Dolan Source Type: news

Viewpoint: Greater Washington can ’t mend health gaps without more company-nonprofit partnerships
Today ’s world is an incredibly stressful one to live in. National problems may seem to be far off, but they’re not. These problems show up right here in our neighborhoods and have a major impact on the mental health of children and teens especially. Approximately 700,000 people live in the District of Columbia. According to federal surveys, more than 60,000 of these people state that they are dependent on or abuse alcohol or illicit drugs — slightly more than one in 10. The national average… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - August 5, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Adrian Jordan Source Type: news

Jefferson Health COO Stephanie Conners leaving to become CEO of Florida health system
She previously held leadership positions at Cooper University Health Care, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, and Hahnemann University Hospital. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - August 5, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Devonta Davis Source Type: news

Brooklyn Park-based lab equipment supplier acquired by Thomas Scientific
Its first entrance into the Midwest market, Thomas Scientific said the acquisition will expand the company ’s ability to reach customers while also broadening its offerings in microscopy, histology and cleanroom supplies. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - August 5, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Caitlin Anderson Source Type: news

AdventHealth changes project slated for former Holy Land Experience site in Orlando
AdventHealth bought the former theme park property in 2021. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - August 5, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Ryan Lynch Source Type: news