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Food-borne illness outbreaks: How Bridgewater-based CMS is becoming prevention leader

When the news of the latest E. coli outbreak came out earlier this month, John Meccia’s first thought wasn’t to run to the fridge to see if the bag of lettuce he has is...

Arrow PT opens new clinic in Springfield

A new outpatient rehabilitation clinic has opened in Springfield. Arrow Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation, an Alliance Physical Therapy partner, said on Tuesday it opened the 2,700-square-foot facility within the General Greene Shopping Center at 205...

RWJUH celebrates final phase of emergency dept. expansion (SLIDESHOW)

Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital in New Brunswick, an RWJBarnabas Health facility, announced Monday after 24 months of construction, it celebrated the completion of the final phase of its Emergency Department expansion project with...

Horizon explains what new designation will mean for company, members

Legislation has been introduced that would turn Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey into a not-for-profit mutual and have it adopt the same corporate form as Blue Cross Blue Shield plans in 18...

For Horizon, change in corporate form will let it modernize, invest in new technologies

In a move that will dramatically change the corporate status and corporate actions of the state’s largest health insurer, Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey, legislation was introduced Monday that would make...

Horizon’s big move is credit to Conlin: This is part of his longer view

Last fall, in his first public statements as the chairman, CEO and president of Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey, Kevin Conlin played it close the vest. He was thoughtful and deliberate,...

Vital Decisions promotes president to CEO

Vital Decisions LLC, an Edison-based company focused on serious illness advanced care planning, announced Monday it has appointed Leah Puccio as its CEO. Puccio, who previously served as the Edison-based company's president, is succeeding long-time...

BrainsWay appoints medtech industry vet as its new CEO

BrainsWay Ltd., an Israeli-based medical device company with operations in Hackensack, announced on Monday its board of directors has appointed Dr. Christopher von Jako as its new CEO and president, effective January 2020. “Dr. von...

Medicines Co. to be acquired by Novartis for $9.7B

Novartis, a Swiss drugmaker with U.S. operations in Hanover, has entered into a deal to acquire Parsippany-based biotech The Medicines Co. for $9.7 billion. Under the merger, Novartis will pay $85 per share, a premium...

Ex-VA head Shulkin to discuss serving presidents, state of public service at Rutgers event

Dr. David Shulkin, the ninth secretary of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, will share insights about his service to two presidents and the current state of public service at an event Dec. 2...

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State awards $100M in total to 18 communities for boardwalks

Gov. Phil Murphy’s administration Friday announced the award of $100 million in Boardwalk Preservation Fund grants to 18 municipalities to assist them in addressing...

Talking the talk: Harmon looking for more action after disparity study

John Harmon, the head of the African American Chamber of Commerce of New Jersey, has spoken with Gov. Phil Murphy on a few occasions...

Crump leaves them charged up with powerful speech at AACCNJ gala

Like all good speeches, sermons and calls to action, you start small and build up the rhetoric — repeating your theme over and over...

ReNew Jersey Summit releases top-level agenda for event

A panel featuring companies that are investing heavily in the state of New Jersey will highlight the ReNew Jersey Business Summit & Expo …...

Cardillo & Co. acquired by RRBB

Ralph Cardillo, a CPA with years of experience at a Big Four firm as well as his own boutique shop, has joined RRBB Advisors...