Holy Name partners with Jewish women’s cancer organization

Holy Name Medical Center announced a new partnership with a national organization founded in Teaneck supporting Jewish women and their families at high risk for, or diagnosed with, breast or ovarian cancer. “Holy Name’s partnership...

Doctors remain pessimistic about health care industry, survey finds

Brach Eichler’s sixth annual survey of health practitioners reveals a continuing pessimistic outlook of the health care industry from previous years. In 2016, survey participants indicated administrative burdens and decreased income were their forward-looking worries...

ROI-NJ Exclusive: Attorney breaks down hospital tax deal and its impact

When Atlantic Health System settled the years-long hospital property tax dispute in 2015 with Morristown following a now-nationally famous tax court decision from Judge Vito Bianco, it was all thanks to the work of...

RWJBarnabas CEO Ostrowsky: Health care funding is unsustainable

Medicare is willing to pay thousands and thousands of dollars for beneficiaries who show up in emergency rooms, but stalls when given an idea that could save it that money. That’s the experience of the...

N.J. health insurance group wants to take on drug-cost transparency

An anticipated change in leadership of the state Assembly, paired with a shift in position on the pharmaceutical industry, may lead to a more proactive year for the traditionally reactive New Jersey Association of...

Vitamin Shoppe closing N. Bergen distribution center; 139 jobs affected

The Vitamin Shoppe, a North Bergen-based health products retailer, is closing its distribution center in the township, potentially jeopardizing 139 jobs. The company said operations will be shifted to its other distribution centers, including facilities...

UHC, AmeriHealth expanding health coverage, they say at underwriters event

UnitedHealthcare is hoping to roll out its own tiered network plan in New Jersey and will expand its provider coverage into New York, and AmeriHealth New Jersey is expanding into six new counties in...

Cranbury biotech firm names experienced exec as SVP

Cranbury-based biotech company Amicus Therapeutics has named an experienced pharmaceutical executive as its senior vice president of business and corporate development, it announced Friday. In his new role, Dr. Michael C. Diem will lead all...

Milestone Scientific’s chairman takes over as interim CEO

Livingston-based drug delivery products company Milestone Scientific Inc. has named its chairman as interim CEO, following the resignation of the firm’s CEO and president. Milestone said Thursday that Leslie Bernhard will replace Daniel Goldberger, who...

Fresh start for Bergen hospital under New Bridge name

The state’s largest county-owned hospital, formerly the for-profit Bergen Regional Medical Center, has opened its doors as the nonprofit New Bridge Medical Center in Paramus. The change in ownership after 20 years comes with a...

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