Staff Reporter (Healthcare, Law, Biotech)
Helen covers healthcare, law, insurance and biotechnology in the greater Valley region.
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About 100 employees of Providence Tarzana Medical Center turned out for a picket yesterday to protest what they described as unfair labor practices.
Five people were arrested and charged on Tuesday with conducting a health insurance fraud scheme that involved patients at a pair of medical spas in the San Fernando Valley.
Amgen Inc.’s drug Aimovig has received Food and Drug Administration approval for the prevention of migraines in adults, the first drug of its kind to do so.
The Food and Drug Administration has approved Pfizer’s application for Retacrit, a biosimilar of Amgen Inc. and Johnson & Johnson’s anemia drug Epogen.
Adventist Health has appointed Alice Issai as president of Adventist Health Glendale, the hospital system announced Monday.
LIST: Cost factors drive collaboration with clinics and doctor groups.
Local hospitals harness power of physician networks.
LAW: Decision could impact outside sales forces in state.
Dynamex decision discerns between independent contractors and employees.
SOFTWARE: $3 million will commercialize company’s EyeArt screening product.
Eyenuk gets financing for EyeArt expansion.
BIOTECH: FDA decision could free resources for improving Afrezza sales.
MannKind stock swings on earnings, FDA news.
Cost factors drive collaboration with clinics and doctor groups.