NJBIZ - Health Care http://www.njbiz.com/section/health_care Health Care Health Care en-us Copyright 2015 NJBIZ Thu, 27 Aug 2015 18:34:58 EST Thu, 27 Aug 2015 18:34:58 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150826/NJBIZ01/150829841&source=RSS N.J. health care organizations get 2M in funding through two programs A number of health care organizations in New Jersey are receiving an influx of cash, as two initiatives pump more than 2 million into the state to bolster treatment of so-called &#8220vulnerable&#8221 populations. Wed, 26 Aug 2015 10:14:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150826/NJBIZ01/150829841&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150824/NJBIZ01/150829900&source=RSS MedAssets expands regional office in Saddle River MedAssets announced Monday that it has expanded its office with a 15,000-square-foot addition to its regional office at the Saddle River Executive Park in Saddle River. Mon, 24 Aug 2015 14:21:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150824/NJBIZ01/150829900&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150824/NJBIZ01/150829911&source=RSS N.J. pain specialist named president of American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians Dr. Peter S. Staats, a New Jersey pain specialists, has been named president of the American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians, it announced Monday. Mon, 24 Aug 2015 10:29:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150824/NJBIZ01/150829911&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150824/NJBIZ01/150829912&source=RSS Kennedy facility named 'Center of Excellence' for lung cancer screening The Kennedy Cancer Center in Sewell has been named a &#8220Screening Center of Excellence&#8221 by the Lung Cancer Alliance, it announced Monday. Mon, 24 Aug 2015 10:27:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150824/NJBIZ01/150829912&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150820/NJBIZ01/150829977&source=RSS Kennedy Health names SVP of technology and program services Voorhees-based Kennedy Health announced Thursday that it has promoted Thomas J. Balcavage to senior vice president of technology and program services. Thu, 20 Aug 2015 10:57:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150820/NJBIZ01/150829977&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150819/NJBIZ01/150819758&source=RSS Prescription-pad company changing its name, focus A Hasbrouck Heights company that provides promotional and educational prescription pads to the health care industry is changing its name, it announced this week. Wed, 19 Aug 2015 12:51:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150819/NJBIZ01/150819758&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150818/NJBIZ01/150819797&source=RSS Medical office building part of real estate sale Two North Jersey shopping centers sold earlier this summer for more than 29 million combined, according to real estate services firm Marcus Millichap. Tue, 18 Aug 2015 11:05:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150818/NJBIZ01/150819797&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150817/NJBIZ01/150819816&source=RSS HFF closes, secures 33.23M financing for living facility in Teaneck Holliday Fenoglio Fowler L. P. announced Monday that it has closed on the sale of and secured financing for Heritage Pointe of Teaneck, a 142-unit independent living facility in Bergen County. Mon, 17 Aug 2015 14:04:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150817/NJBIZ01/150819816&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150817/NJBIZ01/150819822&source=RSS Health records and IT firm names new SVP of sales Montvale-based health records and IT company SRSsoft has named a new senior vice president of sales, it announced Monday. Mon, 17 Aug 2015 11:54:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150817/NJBIZ01/150819822&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150817/NJBIZ01/308179994&source=RSS St. Michael's move to bring more scrutiny to sale The decision by Saint Michael&#8217s Medical Center in Newark to file for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection last week may have been intended to force the state&#8217s hand in terms of approving for-profit Prime Healthcare&#8217s purchase of the hospital. Fri, 14 Aug 2015 09:36:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150817/NJBIZ01/308179994&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150814/NJBIZ01/150819868&source=RSS Nurses association names new CEO The New Jersey State Nurses Association, an advocate for 125,000 registered nurses and advanced practice nurses in the Garden State, has a new CEO, it said Thursday. Fri, 14 Aug 2015 10:21:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150814/NJBIZ01/150819868&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150813/NJBIZ01/150819901&source=RSS Merck, MD Anderson Cancer Center announce research collaboration Kenilworth-based Merck and The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center announced Thursday that the pair has entered into a clinical research partnership to evaluate Merck&#8217s immuno-oncology therapy options. Thu, 13 Aug 2015 10:04:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150813/NJBIZ01/150819901&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150812/NJBIZ01/150819929&source=RSS When two become one a year after RWJ-Somerset merger Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital joined with Somerset Medical Center last June and, one year later, is reporting &#8220major improvements and enhancements&#8221 as a result of the merger. In the past year, the health system has undergone program changes and significant facility improvements on its New Brunswick and Somerset campuses. Wed, 12 Aug 2015 09:37:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150812/NJBIZ01/150819929&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150810/NJBIZ01/150819978&source=RSS Saint Michael's hospital files for Ch. 11 hopes move will hasten sale to Prime Saint Michael's Medical Center in Newark has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, in a move that it hopes will expedite the long-awaited sale of the facility to Prime Healthcare. Mon, 10 Aug 2015 12:03:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150810/NJBIZ01/150819978&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150810/NJBIZ01/150819982&source=RSS Software company moving to Piscataway, adding development center to HQ A software provider to the insurance, health care and financial services industries is moving to Piscataway, nearly doubling the size of its headquarters. Mon, 10 Aug 2015 10:12:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150810/NJBIZ01/150819982&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150807/NJBIZ01/150809840&source=RSS Cantel Medical appoints president of Asia Pacific and emerging markets Little Falls-based Cantel Medical Corp. announced Friday that it has appointed David Rosen as president of Asia Pacific and emerging markets, effective Aug. 10. Fri, 07 Aug 2015 11:08:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150807/NJBIZ01/150809840&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150807/NJBIZ01/150809845&source=RSS CarePoint Health announces new general surgery residency program CarePoint Health announced Friday that CarePoint Health-Bayonne Medical Center will launch a new general surgery residency program. Fri, 07 Aug 2015 09:59:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150807/NJBIZ01/150809845&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150806/NJBIZ01/150809865&source=RSS Medical testing laboratory leases space in Linden Accu Reference Medical Lab, a medical testing laboratory, has leased industrial space in Linden, according to real estate services firm Bussel Realty Corp. Thu, 06 Aug 2015 16:01:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150806/NJBIZ01/150809865&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150806/NJBIZ01/150809882&source=RSS BD earnings, revenue jump as company beats Street expectations BD &#8212 also known as Becton, Dickinson and Company &#8212 announced Thursday that its adjusted fiscal third-quarter earnings rose more than 17 percent. The figure topped the consensus Wall Street estimate. Thu, 06 Aug 2015 09:42:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150806/NJBIZ01/150809882&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150805/NJBIZ01/150809907&source=RSS Nearly all N.J. hospitals face Medicare readmission penalties According to new data released this week by the federal government, every New Jersey hospital except for one will receive penalties for having too many Medicare patients readmitted within a month of being discharged. Wed, 05 Aug 2015 12:48:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150805/NJBIZ01/150809907&source=RSS