Immunomedics inks new head of R&D, CMO

Morris Plains-based Immunomedics Inc., a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company, announced Monday it has appointed Robert Iannone as head of research and development and chief medical officer, effective immediately. In this role, Iannone will head all clinical development, regulatory,...

Vitals names new SVP, client engagement

Lyndhurst-based Vitals, a health care savings company, announced Tuesday that Robert Benedetto has been named senior vice president, client engagement. Benedetto will be responsible for heading the engagement team that works closely with clients to optimize...

Expert: No need to panic, pharma companies were ready for break in supply chain...

For New Jerseyans taking blood pressure medications, antibiotics and treatments for rheumatoid arthritis, the breakdown in supply chain management for medical ingredients produced in China is a scary thing to ponder. Fortunately, it’s not as...

‘Amy represents the best of us. She’s smart, she’s kind and she’s Jersey’

Linda Bowden loved talking about the accomplishments of her friend, Amy Mansue. How she served as deputy chief of staff for Gov. James McGreevey, as a health care policy expert for Gov. Jim Florio and...

Braven Health: An inside look at its creation — and how it will work...

Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey, Hackensack Meridian Health and RWJBarnabas Health announced Monday the creation of Braven Health, a company built on providing better access and flexibility to Medicare Advantage consumers. ROI-NJ...

Murphy: Strong words against youth hockey, sympathy for gym owners

Gov. Phil Murphy was not happy to hear about rumors of hockey rinks running unaffiliated youth games masquerading as “skill drills,” where skaters often leave their jerseys at home so no one can tell...

Trinity Rehab to open new physical therapy facility in Morristown

Trinity Rehab, a physical therapy and rehabilitation center, announced Tuesday it is opening a new physical therapy facility in Morristown. The facility, which will be led by Northern Regional Director Keith Scott, will be located...

HMH gets approval for its COVID-19 test, immediately puts it into use

Hackensack Meridian Health has gotten U.S. Food & Drug Administration approval to begin using the COVID-19 test it developed in its Center for Discovery and Innovation. HMH officials said the test will dramatically reduce the...

Three health care tenants sign leases at retail-medical property

Three new tenants have signed leases for medical office space at a new mixed-use building in Franklin Lakes, according to real estate firm Cushman & Wakefield. Metro Eye Care, an ophthalmology and optometry care business,...

Experts: Hospital mergers continue to make sense

When JFK Health officially joined Hackensack Meridian Health earlier this week, it was just the latest of many hospital mergers to hit the state in recent years. The reason? They still appear to make sense. Linda Schwimmer,...

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Gateway Development Commission feels latest $25M project is another step toward ultimate goal

The Gateway Development Commission announced Friday that Amtrak has awarded a contract and work has begun on behalf of the Gateway Program to relocate...

Jebb named Ramapo’s next president — brings dynamic academic and military background to role

Cindy Jebb, a brigadier general in the U.S. Army who has a Ph.D. in political science from Duke University and is a graduate of...

Verizon announces Women’s CoLab — initiative to mentor, support women in workplace

In an effort to combat the increasing issue of women leaving the workforce in unprecedented numbers due to issues stemming from the COVID-19 pandemic,...

CVS now giving COVID-19 vaccine at more than 100 locations in N.J. — here...

CVS now has more than 100 stores in New Jersey administering COVID-19 vaccine shots. The stores began taking reservations Friday. Click here to register. CVS, which expanded...

HUMC becomes 1st hospital in nation to use new ‘Breethe’ treatment that helps COVID...

Hackensack University Medical Center has become the first hospital in the world to use a new extracorporeal membrane oxygenation system to treat and improve...