Jeanes, Fox Chase nurse anesthetists ratify first union contract
The four-year pact includes wage and benefit improvements. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - January 10, 2023 Category: Health Management Authors: John George Source Type: news

AstraZeneca reaches deal to buy CinCor Pharma for up to $1.8 billion
AstraZeneca entered into a definitive agreement Monday to acquire CinCor Pharma Inc. for up to $1.8 billion. CinCor (NASDAQ: CINC), based in Waltham, Massachusetts, is developing new treatments for hypertension and chronic kidney disease. The company ’s stock was up 137% at $27.91 per share in early morning trading. The deal, which still requires shareholder and regulatory approval, is expected to be completed during the first quarter of this year. CinCor raised $193.6 million with its Nasdaq… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - January 10, 2023 Category: Health Management Authors: John George Source Type: news

What's next for Leqembi, the new Biogen-Eisai Alzheimer's drug?
There are several things that need to happen before the new Alzheimer's drug from Biogen and Eisai gets into the hands of patients. And, unlike with their first Alzheimer's drug, Aduhelm, Eisai is taking the charge on this one — leaving Biogen in a bit of a wait-and-see position. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - January 10, 2023 Category: Health Management Authors: Rowan Walrath Source Type: news

AstraZeneca reaches deal to buy CinCor Pharma for up to $1.8B
The deal includes an upfront payment of $1.3 billion (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - January 9, 2023 Category: Health Management Authors: John George Source Type: news

Ipsen to buy liver disease drugmaker for $952M
Ipsen is set to acquire Albireo Pharma Inc., the rare liver disease-focused biopharma spun out of AstraZeneca in 2008, for about $952 million. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - January 9, 2023 Category: Health Management Authors: Rowan Walrath Source Type: news

Century Therapeutics becomes latest life sciences company to enact layoffs, narrow focus
The company's lab operations in Seattle and Hamilton, Ontario, will close and research activities will be consolidated in Philadelphia. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - January 9, 2023 Category: Health Management Authors: John George Source Type: news

Maryland's Novavax names John Jacobs as new CEO as Stanley Erck retires
Novavax's CEO transition will take place in late January. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - January 9, 2023 Category: Health Management Authors: Sara Gilgore Source Type: news

This doctor wants to replace opioids with lasers for pain management
Dr. Scott Sigman, an orthopedic surgeon and sports medicine specialist, has been on a mission for the last decade to find alternatives to opioids for pain management. He thinks he's found the answer in lasers. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - January 9, 2023 Category: Health Management Authors: Hannah Green Source Type: news

Monogram Health closes $375 million round of funding
Only one Middle Tennessee company has raised a larger round of funding in the last five years, while no health care startup has surpassed the $375 million amount. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - January 9, 2023 Category: Health Management Authors: Joel Stinnett Source Type: news

Ahead of swearing in, Kotek announces more leadership appointments
Ebony Clark will take over from Steve Allen as head of behavioral health. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - January 7, 2023 Category: Health Management Authors: Elizabeth Hayes Source Type: news

Gov. Kate Brown on advice for Tina Kotek, working with business, and Oregon's can-do spirit
Kate Brown governed through historic wildfires, the Malheur standup, the Umpqua Community College shooting, Covid, a social reckoning and more. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - January 7, 2023 Category: Health Management Authors: Portland Business Journal staff Source Type: news

Immunome enters into a cancer drug collaboration with AbbVie worth up to $2.8B
The partnership seeks to identify up to 10 novel targets to treat solid tumors. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - January 6, 2023 Category: Health Management Authors: John George Source Type: news

Stories to Watch in 2023: How will health care competition shake out in Triad as consolidation, partnerships accelerate
The Triad region has witnessed unprecedented consolidation and strategic partnerships in health care in 2022. What that means for competition in the year ahead is something we'll be watching. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - January 6, 2023 Category: Health Management Authors: Lillian Johnson Source Type: news

Columbus healthcare tech firm Codex IT acquires Salt Lake City's Intranet Consulting
The acquisition expands the company's footprint to five support centers across the United States. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - January 6, 2023 Category: Health Management Authors: John Bush Source Type: news

Maryland should triple number of cannabis dispensaries, consulting group finds
Demand is going to be high, the Cannabis Public Policy Consulting said. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - January 6, 2023 Category: Health Management Authors: Matt Hooke Source Type: news