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Quest Diagnostics buying N.J./N.Y.-area clinical lab provider

Quest Diagnostics is acquiring one of the country’s oldest clinical laboratories. The Secaucus-based provider of diagnostic information services has an agreement to take over Shiel Medical Laboratory from Fresenius Medical Care. Shiel is a clinical laboratory...

Biopharma firm Provention Bio names CFO, chief scientific officer

Lebanon-based Provention Bio Inc. has announced two new appointments. The clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company dedicated to sourcing, developing and commercializing novel therapeutics aimed at intercepting and preventing immune-mediated disease, Thursday announced the appointment of Andrew Drechsler...

Rutgers-Camden opens $62.5M Nursing and Science building

Camden’s growing reputation as an “eds and meds” center in the state got another big boost this week with the dedication of Rutgers-Camden’s $62.5 million Nursing and Science building. University officials feel the 107,000-square-foot building,...

N.J. health commissioner to become hospital association CEO

The state’s health commissioner is going to be the new CEO and president of the New Jersey Hospital Association, according to a board of trustees announcement Tuesday. Cathleen Bennett, who has served as the commissioner...

Retiring Virtua CEO describes lessons learned, changes in industry

Virtua has become a household name in parts of South Jersey, but it wasn’t always that way. Retiring CEO Richard Miller said that, after he led the merger of two hospitals that created the new...

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...

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NAI DiLeo-Bram closes 16,000 sq. ft. lease for Nu-Meat Technology in East Brunswick

Looking to relocate, Nu-Meat Technology Inc. signed a 16,000-square-foot industrial lease at 124 Tices Lane in East Brunswick, according to a Monday announcement from...

Inspira Medical Group names new president

Scott Wagner, a 20-year-tenured Inspira Health pioneer, has been named president of Inspira Medical Group, effective immediately, according to a Monday announcement. Wagner will oversee...

Prager Metis names new partners — 2 from N.J.

Leading accounting and advisory firm Prager Metis, which has offices in North America (including a heavy presence in New Jersey), Europe, Asia and the...

Esports Entertainment receives approval to kick off betting operations in N.J.

ESports enthusiasts can now wager on their favorite teams playing games such as Call of Duty, CS:GO, League of Legends and DOTA 2, thanks...

Chef David Burke’s oceanfront restaurant Drifthouse reopens after winter break

Celebrating its fourth anniversary after surviving a global pandemic, Drifthouse by Chef David Burke is reopening after its annual winter break at 4 p.m....