Health Care

Mar 7, 2022

NJBIZ Conversations: Jeff Alter

Summit Health CEO Jeff Alter discusses the company's expansion plans, its philosophy of providing care and the current state of the pandemic.

Academy Orthopedics opens the doors at its new office in Wayne in the beginning of 2022.
Mar 7, 2022

Care providers expand throughout region

Residents of the region who need physical therapy and treatment for sports injuries have seen their options expand significantly over the past 12 months.

Mar 7, 2022

What’s the potential economic impact of a casino smoking ban?

A report commissioned by New Jersey’s casino industry warns of a deep economic loss stemming from a potential ban of smoking on the casino floors: up to 2,500 jobs at the casinos could be lost, and gambling and non-gambling revenue could fall as much as 10.9% and 6.5% respectively, while tax revenue could fall by as much as $44 million.

Mar 7, 2022

CEO outlines Summit Health’s model, expansion plans

The Berkeley Heights-based company has more than 340 locations in five states. CityMD, which Summit acquired two years ago, is a major urgent care provider in the New York metro area and has been growing quickly.

Mar 7, 2022

Orthopedic practice using innovation to repair adolescent ACL injuries

What used to be a rarity – treating anterior cruciate ligament injuries in children and adolescents – is now a regular occurrence. But treatments for the injury – which used to be a game-ender for young athletes – have changed as well, with new techniques bringing kids off the sidelines and back into the game.

Mar 7, 2022

Peak athletic performance goes beyond orthopedics

In life and sport, optimal performance is not just about skills – intellectual, athletic, or anywhere in between. Performance, instead, requires the perfect integration of our physical and mental abilities, to convert potential into excellence.

Rendering for the affordable housing development coming to Newark's Fairmount neighborhood.
Mar 4, 2022

Affordable housing coming to Newark will address community health needs

Partners University Hospital, L+M Development, Type A Projects and MSquared secured $42 million in financing for the project being developed under the New Jersey Housing and Mortgage Finance Agency's Hospital Partnership Subsidy Program.

Mar 4, 2022

Newsweek ranks 7 from NJ among the World’s Best Hospitals

The annual list represents 27 countries this year, with the highest ranking facility from the Garden State cracking the top 50.

Mar 3, 2022

Atlantic Health acquires 7 Immediate Care locations

Formerly owned in part by AHS partner CentraState Healthcare System, the sites are located in Toms River, Brick, Hazlet, Marlboro, Red Bank, East Windsor and Edison.

Mar 3, 2022

ArrePath lands $20M seed financing; names new CEO

The funds will be used to advance the Princeton-based company's proprietary, machine learning-based platform in the battle against drug-resistant infections.

Mar 3, 2022

Thomas Jefferson University Hospital unveils treatment for COVID symptoms

Led by otolaryngologist Dr. David Rosen, the team is testing a topical method for correcting smell and taste disturbances.

Mar 3, 2022

New Jersey City pharmacy offers same-day delivery

The location at 152 Newark Ave. marks Medly's second Garden State site.