Vita Reed covers healthcare, including health insurance, hospitals, medical devices and drug companies for the Orange County Business Journal. She can be reached at email@example.com.
Irvine-based biotechnology company AtheroNova Inc. priced an offering of 4 million shares of its stock and warrants to buy its stock.
Tenet Healthcare Corp. said today that Audrey Gregory is the new chief executive of Placentia-Linda Hospital.
Mission Viejo-based CareTrust REIT Inc. said today that it will spend $12 million to buy three senior housing facilities.
Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc. said today it would be willing to raise its hostile takeover bid for Irvine-based Allergan Inc. to $200 a share.
FDA OK’d Their Laser Cataract Surgery Use
Abbott Medical Optics, a Santa Ana-based business unit of Chicago-based Abbott Laboratories, is introducing a pair of products for laser cataract surgeries.
HEALTHCARE: No word yet on successor to veteran exec
Kaiser Foundation Hospitals and Health Plan is set to get a new top official in Orange County.
HEALTHCARE: Q3 boost; Allergan gives lengthy critique
Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc. got some traction on its hostile takeover attempt of Allergan Inc. last week, with a third-quarter earnings report reversing a weekslong dip that had dragged its bid below the market value of the Irvine-based drugmaker.
Irvine-based Kareo Inc. said today that it received $15 million in mezzanine debt financing, bringing its total capital raised this year to $47 million.
Irvine-based Edwards Lifesciences Corp. after markets closed Thursday posted third-quarter financial results that exceeded expectations, and the stock continued to rise on Friday.
Kaiser Permanente said Friday that Julie Miller-Phipps, vice president and executive director of Kaiser Foundation Hospitals and Health Plan in Orange County, was named president of Kaiser Foundation Health Plan of Georgia.