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5 RWJBH hospitals get $10K grants from Allergan

The Allergan Foundation has awarded five RWJBarnabas Health facilities with grants of $10,000 each for community benefit initiatives, the health system announced Monday. West Orange-based RWJBH said the grants were awarded to: Clara Maass Medical...

J&J acquires biotech that’s developing drug delivery system for bladder cancer

Johnson & Johnson has acquired a Massachusetts-based biotechnology company, it announced recently. Financial terms of the New Brunswick-based health care giant’s acquisition of TARIS Biomedical LLC were not disclosed. Privately-owned TARIS is working on development of...

Health care community says sharing info is critical to speeding up innovation

Translational science, which translates innovation into practice and scale for large populations, also requires a strong role from government, Joel Cantor said. “So that the money flows in the right way and the regulations are...

Johnson & Johnson agrees to acquire remaining stake in Verb Surgical

Johnson & Johnson has agreed to acquire the remaining stake in California-based Verb Surgical Inc. in hopes of "shaping the next frontier of surgery," the New Brunswick-based manufacturer said in a news release. Following the...

Survey: Physicians struggle with data privacy, opioid crisis, reduced reimbursements

The changing health care environment over the last four years has resulted in more physicians spending less time with patients and struggling with reduced reimbursement rates, according to the Brach Eichler's 2019 Survey of...

7 N.J. hospitals earn Top Hospital designation by Leapfrog Group

The Leapfrog Group announced the recipients of its 2019 Top Hospital awards on Tuesday, with seven being in New Jersey, in recognition of the nation's highest quality hospitals as identified in its fall 2019...

Saint Peter’s signs LOI to join with RWJBarnabas Health

Saint Peter’s Health Care may soon be joining the RWJBarnabas Health family. The two institutions announced Monday they have signed a Letter of Intent to explore a potential partnership. The agreement is nonbinding, but it...

Battle brewing: Horizon’s desire to become mutual faces resistance from Governor’s Office, progressives

Assemblyman John McKeon stands firm in his commitment to the bill he introduced late last month that would allow Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey to convert its corporate form from a...

Vantage RES secures lease for chiropractic center in Cherry Hill

Vantage Real Estate Services announced on Friday it has secured a lease in Cherry Hill for Altum Chiropractic, a neurologically-based chiropractic center. The 1,755-square-foot office will be located within the Towne Center at Short Hills...

Community Medical Center inks Neblett as chief medical officer

Community Medical Center, a Toms River-based RWJBarnabas Health facility, announced on Thursday it has named Meika Neblett as chief medical officer. Neblett will be responsible for overseeing all physician activities. She will be the liaison...

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Paramus-based Octapharma USA on Monday announced the appointment of pharmaceutical industry veteran Kelly Hearn as vice president of commercial development & marketing. She assumes...

Atlas in Jersey City over 50% leased; new interior amenities unveiled at 24-story high-rise

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Hilzer joins Stevens & Lee as co-chair of cannabis practice group

Gregg Hilzer has joined Stevens & Lee, where he will serve as co-chair of the firm’s cannabis practice. Hilzer, who will be a shareholder, will...

Sunrise ShopRite to break ground Tuesday on bigger, better store in West Caldwell

Sunrise ShopRite, the family-owned company that operates ShopRite stores in Parsippany and West Caldwell, will host a groundbreaking ceremony at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday for...

Fennelly Associates helps bring specialty health and wellness practice to North Brunswick

Livin Health Inc. has signed a lease to bring its specialty services to North Brunswick, according to a Monday announcement from Fennelly Associates. The...