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Hospital groups blast proposed charity-care cut: Budget 'doesn't recognize ongoing challenges'

Hospital groups blast proposed charity-care cut: Budget 'doesn't recognize ongoing challenges'

Five associations that represent New Jersey hospitals on Friday issued a joint statement opposing the $148 million cut in charity care proposed by...

Aetna, Barnabas reach deal, averting health care coverage disruption

The health insurer Aetna and Barnabas Health, New Jersey's largest health care provider, announced Thursday they have reached a new, two-year...

Updated: Hospitals' charity care funds are cut in latest Christie budget

The charity care funds that hospitals use to defray the cost of caring for indigent and uninsured patients are being reduced by $148 million, to $502...

Tennessee company converting Ringwood convent into substance abuse facility

Tennessee-based American Addiction Centers said it has completed the purchase of a 96-acre former convent in Ringwood and will invest $16 million to...

Warren firm's new blood-typing test relies on genetic analysis for more specific results

Warren firm's new blood-typing test relies on genetic analysis for more specific results

A new test that uses genetic analysis to more accurately determine a person's blood type has been developed by a New Jersey biotechnology company...

Infectious-disease specialists open new office

ID CARE, a group of 33 infectious disease specialists with nine offices in northern and central New Jersey, this week moved its West Long Branch...

Update: Obamacare making a dent in N.J.'s number of uninsured, survey finds

New Jersey saw a decline to 11.7 percent in 2014 in the percentage of residents who don't have health coverage, from 14.9 percent in 2013. That's...

Aetna, Virtua announce new accountable care pact

The movement toward “value-based” health care, in which health care providers are compensated for better managing cost, quality and the...

Health care attracting the best of government

Health care attracting the best of government

When Jennifer Velez announced last week that she was leaving her job as the commissioner of the state's Department of Human Services for a top post...

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