Vita Reed covers healthcare, including health insurance, hospitals, medical devices and drug companies for the Orange County Business Journal. She can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Irvine-based Edwards Lifesciences Corp. beat analyst expectations on quarterly revenue and profit and boosted full-year expectations in a report issued after markets closed Tuesday.
MANUFACTURING: Irvine, Anaheim operations to close
Balda C. Brewer Inc. USA, a maker of plastic molds used in medical devices and other products, is closing a plant in Irvine this month and cutting 193 jobs.
Drugmaker, Hedge Fund Sign Stipulation Order
A patent fight between a hedge fund and Allergan PLC, whose eye and cosmetic medicine hub is in Irvine, has ended after nearly a year.
Aliso Viejo-based Avanir Pharmaceuticals Inc. said today that the Food and Drug Administration approved its Onzetra Xsail drug for treating adults’ acute migraine headache.
Irvine-based Quality Systems Inc. reported financial results that missed Wall Street expectations for the three months ended Dec. 31.
Children’s Hospital of Orange County will expand its neonatal intensive care unit.
Irvine-based St. Joseph Health said today that Kevin Manemann is the new chief executive of its St. Joseph Heritage Healthcare physician practice management organization.
Fear Possible Faith-Based Access Restrictions
Some advocacy groups are urging regulators not to waive a merger review of Irvine-based St. Joseph Health and Renton, Wash.-based Providence Health and Services’ proposed mega-affiliation.
University of California-Irvine today named Dr. Howard Federoff chief executive of UC Irvine Health.
Irvine-based Axonics Modulation Technologies Inc. raised $38.5 million in Series B financing.