RWJBarnabas, CareOne announce acute to post-acute care partnership

The state’s largest health system has partnered with New Jersey's largest family-owned and -operated senior care provider to further develop an existing relationship focused on transition of acute to post-acute care. Barry Ostrowsky, CEO and...

Eisai hires Celgene exec as SVP for Americas Commercial oncology unit

Eisai Inc. has named a new senior vice president of its Americas Commercial, Oncology Business Group. The Tokyo-based company’s U.S. pharmaceutical subsidiary is headquartered in Woodcliff Lake. Michael Amoroso will lead the team in creating and...

Muscle product firm names interim CEO to permanent post

MYOS RENS Technology Inc. has made its interim CEO permanent. The Cedar Knolls-based company's products focus on muscle health and performance. Joseph Mannello has agreed to work for an option to purchase 300,000 shares of the...

Health care institute hopes program will show if payment reform works

Is the much-touted value-based reimbursement model, in which providers get paid for care of a patient rather than per procedure, working? It’s a question the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Innovation Center is asking...

NJHA’s Ryan: New attempt to kill ACA would cost N.J. $3.9B in funds

The last-ditch attempt to replace the Affordable Care Act, a proposal by U.S. Sens. Lindsey Graham and Bill Cassidy, would cost New Jersey $3.9 billion in federal health care funds by 2026, according to...

Biologics firm Catalent makes $950M deal for drug services firm

Catalent Inc. has bought Bloomington, Indiana-based Cook Pharmica LLC for $950 million. The Somerset-based company will pay $750 million upon closing for the integrated provider of drug substance and drug product manufacturing and related services. The...

Christie unveils $200M, 25-initiative plan to fight N.J.’s opioid crisis

Gov. Chris Christie unveiled his plan to fight the opioid crisis in New Jersey on Tuesday afternoon, discussing some of the 25 new initiatives he will implement at a cost of approximately $200 million. Speaking...

Morris County dementia care facility sold, IMG says

A family-owned dementia care facility was sold Monday. The Country Home, in Morris County, is the fourth deal in the senior care industry that IMG Business Advisors completed in the past year. The buyer was referred...

South Jersey’s Kennedy and Philly’s Jefferson finalize health care merger

South Jersey-based Kennedy Health System and Philadelphia-based Jefferson Health finalized their merger last week, and the two organizations plan to unveil a new logo next month for Kennedy. The merger is one Kennedy desired, and...

NuVision names regional VP to oversee two S. Jersey facilities

NuVision Management announced its new South Jersey regional vice president to oversee both Weisman Children’s Rehabilitation Hospital in Marlton and Voorhees Pediatric Facility. In his new role, Mike Rosiak will oversee financial and operational elements...

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