Though biopharmaceutical firms in New Jersey will benefit from expansion in Medicaid enrollment and the creation of health insurance exchanges under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010, increased pressure to lower drug costs and greater restrictions in the number of drugs covered under Medicaid will hurt revenues and...
As the health care debate rages on in Washington, D.C., a local self-insurance provider is seizing what it sees as an opportunity to grow its business and introduce more efficiency into the health care system.
While the individual mandate received the most attention while the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010 was under Supreme Court review, the clauses making up the "employer mandate" are forcing employers to make difficult decisions about benefits.
Pharmaceutical developer Bristol-Myers Squibb Co., in Princeton, acquired San Diego-based Amylin Pharmaceuticals Inc., on Friday,for approximately $5.3 billion in cash to expand its research, development and commercialization of diabetes treatments.
Holy Redeemer Health System and Abington Health have signed a letter of intent to create a new regional health system in New Jersey and Pennsylvania adhering to principles outlined in President Barack Obama's health care reform, which was Read More »
After serving as senior vice president and chief financial officer of Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, in New Brunswick, for nearly three years, Paul D. Storiale has resigned from his role to pursue a career in education, a spokesman said.
Montclair State University's College of Education and Human Services has been awarded a five-year, $1.5 million grant from the state to coordinate clinical research at the multisite New Jersey Autism Center of Excellence, according to the university.
Swiss drug company Roche said Tuesday it will shutter its Nutley operations by the end of next year and shed 1,000 jobs as a result of a restructuring of its global pharmaceutical development operations.
Healthcare Quality Strategies Inc. and Healthcare Quality Professionals of New Jersey on Friday sponsored a daylong conference to share safe injection practices with health care professionals, saying a failure to use best practices has led to recent cases of blood-borne infections.