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Irvine-based Edwards Lifesciences Corp. has appointed Scott Ullem as its new corporate vice president and chief financial officer.
HEALTHCARE: Plans separate operating, real estate companies
The Ensign Group Inc. is shrugging off comparisons to others in its industry as it prepares to split off its operating and real estate businesses into a pair of publicly traded companies.
Says Spending for Tax Breaks Not Appropriate
The question of whether hospitals in Orange County and other parts of California are providing “appropriate” amounts of community benefit spending surfaced again last month.
Cambodian Refugee Thrives as Autism Therapy Specialist
Garden Grove-based Behavioral Health Works has a made a growth market out of teaching people with autism how to change their conduct in an effort to improve their lives.
HEALTHCARE: Lease deal to add 150,000 SF to presence at Spectrum
Hoag Memorial Hospital Presbyterian plans a major expansion of its operations in Irvine after inking a lease for a new medical office complex that will be built along Sand Canyon Avenue.
Placentia-based equipment-leasing services firm First Financial Corporate Services Inc. is expanding internationally with the launch of a subsidiary in Canada dubbed FF Canadian Leasing Inc.
Fountain Valley-based MemorialCare Health System appointed Diane Laird to its new chief strategy officer post.
Gets Amaris Device Rights From German Maker
Alphaeon Corp., a Newport Beach-based “lifestyle healthcare” company, acquired the U.S. licensing rights to the Amaris excimer laser device this month from Germany-based Schwind eye-tech-solutions GMBH.
Foothill Ranch-based Skilled Healthcare Group Inc. has named Robert Fish its new chief executive.
Fountain Valley-based MemorialCare Health System said today that it has appointed Diane Laird as its new chief strategy officer.
Mission Viejo-based nursing home operator Ensign Group Inc. has paid $48 million to settle a U.S. Department of Justice investigation stemming from a Medicare fraud lawsuit filed by two former workers.
HEALTHCARE: Looks to boost cash, focus on core dental line
Irvine-based medical device maker Biolase Inc.’s move to sell noncore assets signals a plan to double down on its main dental laser business.
EMPLOYMENT: Exec searcher puts OCer in charge of SoCal bid
Global executive search firm Boyden World Corp. has re-entered Southern California and tapped Orange County resident Peter Santora as a managing partner to oversee its operations here and in the Los Angeles market.
Nearly 400 on Hand at Business Journal, CSUF Event
A crowd of more than 375 turned out for a Nov. 13 luncheon at the Hyatt Regency Irvine to laud five honorees as part of the 14th annual Family Owned Business awards hosted by the Business Journal and California State University, Fullerton’s Center for Family Business.