Advantage Specialty, a managing general insurance agency specializing in workers’ compensation insurance, and the managing health care company QualCare, partnered in 2011 to launch a “safety group” for workers’ compensation clients in multiple health sectors.Read More »
Woodcliff Lake-based Par Pharmaceutical Companies Inc. announced Tuesday the appointment of Terrance J. Coughlin as its new chief operating officer.Read More »
New Brunswick-based Johnson & Johnson announced Monday that it is selling its Ortho-Clinical Diagnostics business to the Washington, D.C.-based private equity firm The Carlyle Group for about $4 billion.Read More »
Hackensack University Health Network plans to open as many as 10 urgent care centers over the next few years in northern New Jersey through a partnership with New York-based CityMD, which has more than 30 urgent care centers in the New York metro area, including 23 in New York City.Read More »
Proponents of the Affordable Care Act are celebrating its successes in granting access to health care to thousands of New Jerseyans as the law approaches the close of enrollment for the first year. Many business owners in the state, however, are not in the mood to party.Read More »
Planning on pot California company Terra Tech setting up infrastructure in anticipation of legalization
Derek Peterson may be the CEO of a California-based urban agriculture business, but he's betting big on New Jersey.
His company, Terra Tech, currently operates greenhouses in both Belvidere and Lincoln Park and focuses on local farming through innovative practices.
Three New Jersey insurers are selling health plans under the Affordable Care Act at HealthCare.gov, where through early March about 74,370 New Jerseyans signed up for coverage that in most cases includes federal subsidy dollars designed to make that coverage more affordable.Read More »
The Affordable Care Act’s health insurance marketplace at healthcare.gov had a rocky launch on Oct. 1, but the situation has improved as the March 31 deadline approaches for New Jerseyans to enroll and get the federal subsidies that will help them afford health insurance.Read More »
Hunterdon County ranks as the top healthiest county in New Jersey and Cumberland County is the least, according to the fifth annual County Health Rankings, a national report released Wednesday by the Princeton-based Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the University of Wisconsin Population health Institute.Read More »
Bedminster-based NPS Pharmaceuticals Inc. announced Tuesday the appointment and promotion of two key executives to support the company’s vision in being a global provider of orphan drugs.Read More »