Bill to be introduced in Oregon short legislative session would regulate debt collection
The legislation, supported by SEIU, would give a recourse to people who are unlawfully targeted by debt collectors. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - January 25, 2024 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Elizabeth Hayes Source Type: news

If you're looking for a signing bonus, these are the jobs you want
While some companies dial back on bonuses, others are offering hefty sums to lure top talent. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - January 25, 2024 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Andy Medici Source Type: news

Sacramento Native American Health Center's new South Sacramento clinic gets $1 million federal appropriation
The Sacramento Native American Health Center got a gift of federal funds to pay for its expansion on Florin Road. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - January 25, 2024 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Emily Hamann Source Type: news

The Petri Dish: Langer spinout partners with Astellas; Apnimed preps for product launch
One common thread in this week ’s life science news is Robert Langer, the MIT professor of chemical engineering and serial entrepreneur who helped found over 40 biotech companies. Two of his spinouts made headlines this week. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - January 25, 2024 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Hannah Green Source Type: news

Humana stock tumbles on fourth quarter earnings, new guidance
Humana Inc. also announced a new president of enterprise growth. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - January 25, 2024 Category: Biotechnology Authors: David A. Mann Source Type: news

Missouri governor ’s final State of the State touts abortion ban, infrastructure spending
In his final address to a joint session of the Missouri General Assembly, Gov. Mike Parson on Wednesday pointed to outlawing abortion, increasing infrastructure spending and appointing five statewide office holders as the legacy of his six years in office. “I’ll be leaving here with my head held high,” Parson told lawmakers during his annual State of the State address. Parson can’t seek re-election because of term limits. After years in the legislature, and 18 months as lieutenant governor,… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - January 25, 2024 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Jason Hancock Source Type: news

Frist Cressey Ventures announces 2024 cohort, part of Bill Frist's mission to improve health care
As part of a mission to create positive change in health care, former U.S. Senate Majority Leader Bill Frist and Frist Cressey Ventures have announced the 2024 Collective cohort. Three Nashville executives are on the list. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - January 25, 2024 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Nikki Ross Source Type: news

Cannabis could be reclassified 'soon-ish,' following recommendation from federal agencies
Experts are cautiously optimistic that cannabis will be removed from the country ’s most restrictive category of drugs under the Controlled Substances Act, after federal researchers earlier this month said marijuana has medical benefits and isn’t as prone to abuse as other tightly controlled substances. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - January 25, 2024 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Connor Hart Source Type: news

Patina wants to expand its primary care model to seniors in more Pennsylvania counties
Patina's care model focuses on telemedicine and at-home visits for Medicare recipients. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - January 25, 2024 Category: Biotechnology Authors: John George Source Type: news

Grapefruit Health has big plans for 2024, starting with SXSW's pitch competition
Chicago tech startup Grapefruit Health was among 45 finalists named to the SXSW pitch competition that will take place in Austin this spring. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - January 24, 2024 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Alex Zorn Source Type: news

Froedtert ThedaCare Health seeks $2M for remediation at Oshkosh hospital site
Froedtert ThedaCare Health could drop plans for an $86 million facility in downtown Oshkosh unless the health system receives upwards of $2 million from the city to defray ballooning costs for an environmental remediation at the site. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - January 24, 2024 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Rich Kirchen Source Type: news

Bosworth 'Bos' Todd, founder of Todd Asset Management, dies at 93
One of Louisville ’s most prominent advocates in the fight against mental illness has died. Bosworth “Bos” Todd Jr., chairman emeritus of Louisville-based Todd Asset Management, died on Jan. 22, according to his obituary. He was 93 years old. A former teacher at the University of Louisville School of Business , Todd founded his investment firm in 1967 as an affiliate of The Boston Co., before purchasing full ownership in the firm 12 years later. Todd then changed the firm’s name to Todd Investment… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - January 24, 2024 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Joel Stinnett Source Type: news

Morehouse School of Medicine, Families First, bolster expansion of health care services on Atlanta's Westside
Morehouse School of Medicine is working with Families First to bring Atlanta's underserved Westside communities additional mental health services. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - January 24, 2024 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Rachel Cohen Noebes Source Type: news

Denver-area healthtech unicorn lays off dozens
Affected employees likely span the company's 200 U.S. markets. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - January 24, 2024 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Analisa Romano Source Type: news

With $40M grant, WFIRM will lead armed forces research project
The Wake Forest Institute for Regenerative Medicine has landed another multi-million dollar grant from the government. Here's how the $40 million will fund a variety of research projects intended to develop new therapies for wounded warriors. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - January 23, 2024 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Lillian Johnson Source Type: news