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Show & Tell: Are patients and the innovation economy under threat from proposed regulation?

Debbie Hart is CEO and president of BioNJ. We asked her about how patients and the innovation economy could be under threat from proposed regulation: "New Jersey is a hotbed of medical innovation, with many groundbreaking...

Unusual deal: Princeton biopharma firm merging with Hooters’ holding company

It may not seem like a logical match: a biopharma company and the owner of wings-n-things eatery chain Hooters. But that’s what’s happening, as Chanticleer Holdings Inc. has entered into a definitive merger agreement...

Hackensack Meridian Health announces $1M campaign to fight youth vaping

Hackensack Meridian Health announced a $1 million campaign Thursday to fight the growing vaping epidemic among middle school and high school students. The campaign, called Take Vape Away, will include grants to school districts and...

Medicus IT acquires N.J.-based PriorityOne Group

PriorityOne Group, a health care managed IT service provider based in Rutherford has recently been acquired by Medicus IT, a health care-focused managed service provider based in Alpharetta, Georgia. Under terms of the deal, both...

RWJBarnabas Health signs LOI to acquire Trinitas Regional Medical Center

RWJBarnabas Health took another step to acquire Trinitas Regional Medical Center on Thursday, when both organizations announced they had signed a letter of intent to join forces. Talks between the organizations have been ongoing since late...

Annual Far Hills steeplechase to benefit five local charities

The Far Hills Race Meeting, the annual steeplechase event that raises money to support local health care initiatives, will be held on its usual day, the third Saturday in October, this year. The 2019...

Rutgers-led collaborative awarded $3.6M to build infrastructure for minority aging research

A collaborative led by the Rutgers Institute for Health, Health Care Policy and Aging Research announced Tuesday it has received a $3.6 million, three-year grant from the National Institutes of Health to increase the...

PharmScript expands into Kansas with pharmacy acquisition

PharmScript, a Somerset-based pharmacy provider, announced Mondy it has acquired UVANTA Kansas City, a long-term care pharmacy located in Kansas City, Kansas. The deal will build on PharmScript's continued national expansion and further its footprint...

Murphy signs pair of bills improving leave, disability programs

New Jersey’s paid family leave and temporary disability insurance programs were substantially expanded for employees when Gov. Phil Murphy signed into law a bill in February that will take effect next summer. However, a pair...

The 2019 ROI Influencers: Health Care list

New Jersey has two huge health care systems run by two larger-than-life leaders. So, perhaps it only made sense that there would be two No. 1s in the annual ROI Influencers: Health Care list for...

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Nutley-based Modern Meadow and Earthletica, an Australia-based company focused on sustainable and high-performance activewear, on Friday announced their collaboration on the Bronte Jacket, named...

Inspira Health opens new Behavioral Health Services facility in Salem

A new involuntary Behavioral Health Services facility has opened in Salem County, according to a Friday announcement from Inspira Health. The new addition of involuntary...