Hawaii Health Information Exchange expands electronic resources for health care providers
The new educational video series will help Medicaid providers integrate information sharing into their health care practices. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - August 5, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Kelsey Kukaua Source Type: news

US to Declare Health Emergency Over Monkeypox Outbreak
The announcement will free up federal money and other resources to fight the virus. (Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care)
Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care - August 4, 2022 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Kaiser Permanente unveils new mobile care clinics for communities of color, uninsured residents
Fifty-one clinics across Oregon will offer emergency dental care and mental health screenings, among other services. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - August 4, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Carlos Fuentes Source Type: news

Oregon Hospital Association asks Gov. Kate Brown for help easing 'capacity crisis'
The strain comes from a workforce shortage and bottlenecks preventing patients from being discharged. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - August 4, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Elizabeth Hayes Source Type: news

PBJ Interview: A Grants Pass pharmacist takes the national stage
The provider has become a nationally recognized health policy leader from her Southern Oregon practice. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - August 4, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Andy Giegerich Source Type: news

Amgen to buy ChemoCentryx for billions in cash
The acquisition adds to Amgen's portfolio of treatments for inflammatory disorders. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - August 4, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: I-Chun Chen Source Type: news

Amgen plans to buy ChemoCentryx, a one-drug Bay Area biotech, for $3.7 billion
The deal could be a sign of a pick-up in mergers and acquisitions in the Bay Area's biotechnology space. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - August 4, 2022 Category: American Health Authors: Ron Leuty Source Type: news

With $12 million in federal funding, UCLA to expand reach of its depression treatment
Key takeaways:Partnering with Los Angeles County connects UCLA expertise to where it ’s needed.East Los Angeles College program could be a model to further growth throughout California.Related research will address how to reduce stigma around mental health care in Latino communities.Based on a promising pilot program that screens for and treats depression in college students, researchers and faculty with UCLA ’s Depression Grand Challenge have received a five-year, $12 million grant from the National Institute of Mental Health to increase the reach of their efforts.The funding will enable the UCLA Depression Grand Chal...
Source: UCLA Newsroom: Health Sciences - August 4, 2022 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

Most Influential Business Women 2022: Carlita Vasser uses years of nursing experience to lead At Home Care
With more than 25 years as a registered nurse, Carlita Vasser knows how to keep disabled people and seniors living at home with independence. She uses all her years of experience to lead At Home Care, a home health agency in St. Louis, as CEO and director of nursing. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - August 4, 2022 Category: American Health Authors: Bonita Tillman Source Type: news

Mixed signals: Biotech executives face conflicting signs on growth
Faced with conflicting signs from all sides of the biotech economy, executives are left sorting out how to plan for growth. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - August 4, 2022 Category: American Health Authors: Rowan Walrath Source Type: news

FDA gives Durham's BioCryst green light to resume trial enrollment
A Durham drugmaker can resume enrolling patients in multiple clinical trials after getting the OK from regulators. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - August 4, 2022 Category: American Health Authors: Zac Ezzone Source Type: news

North Shore Birth Center pauses planned closure
The birth center located in Beverly had been expected to close on Sept. 8. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - August 4, 2022 Category: American Health Authors: Cassie McGrath Source Type: news

University Health to offer locally tested Covid vaccine
The Alamo City participated in an international trial tied to the alternative Covid drug. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - August 4, 2022 Category: American Health Authors: W. Scott Bailey Source Type: news

Chicago-based Sibel Health raises Series B funding
The brainchild of John Rogers, one of Chicago ’s best-known inventors, Sibel Health raised significant funding this week to help advance its remote patient monitoring and hospital care technology. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - August 4, 2022 Category: American Health Authors: Alex Zorn Source Type: news

HCA Healthcare launches human trafficking prevention training for health care workers
State officials say human trafficking is the second-fastest-growing crime in Tennessee, behind the drug trade. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - August 4, 2022 Category: American Health Authors: Joel Stinnett Source Type: news