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HEALTHCARE: Promotions, new hires reflect reform’s effects
MemorialCare Health System is remaking its front office with an eye on healthcare reform.
A bankruptcy judge approved Wanxiang America Corp.’s $149.2 million bid for the sale of Costa Mesa-based Fisker Automotive Inc. The offer by Wanxiang, part of China-based auto parts company Wanxiang Group Corp., beat Fisker’s senior secured lender, Hybrid Tech Holdings LLC, in the auction. Hybrid Tech is affiliated with Hong Kong billionaire Richard Li.
Still Uncertainty Over Covidien Royalty Payments
Irvine-based patient monitor maker Masimo Corp.’s long-term growth prospects remain attractive, an analyst said this month.
Irvine-based Biolase Technology Inc.’s stock jumped in the double digits today after it signed a distribution deal for 3-D printers.
Herbal extracts supplier GE Nutrients Inc. has expanded its U.S. operations in a recent move to Irvine from Anaheim.
HEALTHCARE: More companies, hospitals join Masimo-led initiative
More companies and hospitals are being drawn to the patient safety movement spearheaded by the chief executive of Irvine-based patient monitor maker Masimo Corp.
San Clemente-based ICU Medical Inc. appointed Vivek Jain chief executive, effective last week.
The 177-bed Newport Specialty Hospital laid off its staff of 147 workers and was set to close Feb. 15, according to a state filing.
A general rise in life expectancy has been the focus of many a conversation among wealth managers and their clients of late, regardless of how far the clients may be from planned retirement.
Advertising Budget 13% Higher Than 2013’s
Irvine-based Allergan Inc. may be on the hunt for new products, both internally and externally, but it’s still working its core brands by investing in advertising campaigns, according to Chief Executive David Pyott.
A listing of business events happening all around Orange County.
Irvine-based medical device maker Masimo Corp. today posted a fourth-quarter profit in line with Wall Street, while revenue missed expectations.
Irvine-based Fitness International LLC plans to host group fitness classes at more than 500 of the company’s locations as part of a fundraiser for Augie’s Quest, a non-profit founded by Corona del Mar resident Augie Nieto.
A couple of Orange County venture capital firms participated in a $22.1 million funding round for Welltok Inc., a healthcare software company in Denver.
177-bed Newport Specialty Hospital will lay off its staff of 147 workers and close on Feb. 15, according to a state filing.