In attorney general"s suit against Sutter, stakes are high for health care industry, Sacramento economy

Attorney General Xavier Becerra's antitrust suit against the Sacramento region's largest private employer seeks to bring down the cost of health care throughout Northern California......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 12th, 2018

In attorney general"s suit against Sutter, stakes are high for health care industry

Attorney General Xavier Becerra's antitrust suit against Sutter Health seeks to bring down the cost of health care throughout Northern California......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 12th, 2018

40 Under 40: 98point6 General Counsel Tori Lallemont was inspired by her attorney grandfather

Lallemont joined the Seattle health care startup in 2015. Her legal experience includes health care privacy and security, FDA regulations and clinical trials. She also specializes in pharmaceutical and device development and pediatric research......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 9th, 2018

Election Impact: Health care stocks jump following midterms

The outcome of the midterm elections was good for the stock market in general, mostly because it didn't produce any big surprises, but it was especially good for the health care industry and several other companies......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsNov 7th, 2018

Nursing-home industry invests in attorney general candidate

Seniors are a valuable voting bloc—and so are the people who take care of them. Public Advocate Letitia James, the Democratic candidate for state attorney general, has received thousands of dollars... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkOct 30th, 2018

Colorado Attorney General candidates sport vastly different approaches to business litigation

The way they would handle drilling disputes, oversight of health care and enforcement of cybersecurity-breach law are just some of their major differences......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 24th, 2018

Biosciences industry had $48 billion impact on Wisconsin in 2017, BioForward study says

Medical device manufacturers, health care providers, pharmaceutical companies and health analytic companies had a $48 billion impact on Wisconsin's economy in 2017, according to a study by BioForward Wisconsin, the state's member-based advocacy grou.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 9th, 2018

Capitol Report: Another key barometer of U.S. economy hits postrecession high: ISM service index soars

Business conditions improved in September and companies were upbeat about the future, according to a survey of senior executives at service-oriented companies in fields such as finance, health care and retail......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 3rd, 2018

Beth Israel-Lahey mega-merger could face restrictions, state says

The largest health care merger Massachusetts has seen in over a decade could face additional restrictions after the state’s health care watchdog asked both the attorney general and the Department of Public Health to take a closer look at the deal. .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 27th, 2018

Groups say Medicare discounts threatened in opioid bill

Consumer and health care groups say they're trying to block the pharmaceutical industry from commandeering opioid legislation and using it to roll back drugmaker discounts to Medicare beneficiaries with high prescription costs......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsSep 21st, 2018

Depoliticize the Martin Act

Democrats in New York will select their party's nominee for attorney general Thursday. Those who care about the state’s economy and legal system deserve a candidate who focuses on serving all New... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkSep 12th, 2018

ECMC opens new dental center at Buffalo General

Weeks after receiving approval by the state, Erie County Medical Center Corp. and Kaleida Health have opened a new dental center on the Buffalo Niagara Medical Campus. The ECMC Center for Dental Care at Buffalo General Medical Center will be staffed .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 15th, 2018

Several high-profile funds raised stakes in GE before selloff: filings

Several prominent investors raised their stakes in General Electric Co in the third quarter, before its shares sank in recent weeks, filings with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission showed on Wednesday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 14th, 2018

Study: SA health care and bioscience sector now $40B industry

A new study conducted by Trinity University researchers Richard Butler and Mary Stefl and released by the San Antonio Chamber of Commerce shows that the economic impact from health care and bioscience activity in the Alamo City in 2017 was $40.2 b.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 13th, 2018

Culp says GE may sell larger chunk of health care unit in IPO

General Electric Co. may sell up to 49.9 percent of its health care business as part of a spin-off and initial public offering, rather than 20 percent as the company had previously indicated, CEO Larry Culp said Monday. Culp made the remarks during .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 12th, 2018

Jim Simons and Billionaires Anticipate Healthy Returns from WellCare Health Plans (WCG)

Looking for stocks with high upside potential? Just follow the big players within the hedge fund industry. Why should you do so? Let’s take a brief.....»»

Category: topSource: insidermonkeyNov 10th, 2018

Capitol Report: Exit polls suggest midterm election voters focused on health care and immigration, not the booming economy

Health care ranked as the most important issue for voters in the 2018 midterm election, while immigration was No. 2 and the economy was third, according to preliminary results for exit polls......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 6th, 2018

Dr. Kiran Patel named senior advisor in New York health care private equity firm with Tampa ties

BelHealth Investment Partners has named Dr. Kiran Patel as senior advisor. Patel will provide high level strategic guidance to New York-based BelHealth and will assist in developing sector-focused investment theses, particularly in the managed care an.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 6th, 2018

Trade wars, taxes, immigration among top economic issues for voters in midterm elections

Trade wars, taxes, immigration, health care are among voters' economic concerns ahead of midterms. With a strong economy, fewer wor.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayNov 5th, 2018

How artificial intelligence could transform your business

From education to IT, health care to retail, machine learning is having a profound impact on nearly every modern industry. We take a look at real-world ML capabilities being developed and deployed at digitally nimble companies around the globe. .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 1st, 2018

Peter Morici: How Republicans gave up their advantage on health care to the Democrats

Conventional wisdom says Americans vote their pocketbooks. That’s why health care offers Democrats an advantage in the midterms, despite the strong economy and the shortcomings of the Affordable Care Act, writes Peter Morici......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 29th, 2018