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.
Low-Risk Patients Next Prize for Heart Valve Maker
Irvine-based Edwards Lifesciences Corp. “ought to pull away again” from its competitors in the transcatheter heart valve market, according to a recent report published on the Seeking Alpha investor website.
HEALTHCARE: Study, new device build optimism
Irvine-based Breathe Technologies Inc. is looking to get a boost from new clinical study results and a device that’s scheduled to be introduced this year.
Aliso Viejo-based Cianna Medical Inc. has raised $4 million, according to a U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission filing.
PrimeGen Biotech LLC, a stem cell company, has moved from Irvine to a new facility in Santa Ana.
Irvine-based Sabra Health Care REIT Inc. said today that it bought four nursing homes in Maryland for $234 million.
Fountain Valley-based Hyundai Motor America and its nonprofit, Hope on Wheels, will present a final $2 million installment of a $10 million research grant to Children’s Hospital of Orange County on Thursday.
Fountain Valley-based MemorialCare Health System said today that John Bishop is the new chief executive of its Long Beach Memorial, Miller Children’s & Women’s Hospital Long Beach and Community Hospital Long Beach.
HEALTHCARE: Expects to split time between N.J., OC
Irvine will continue to play a critical role in the newly named Allergan plc as plans call for the drugmaker’s campus on Dupont Drive to remain the home of its biggest business lines.
HEALTHCARE: Market cap could range upward of $445M
Orange County’s crop of privately held, venture-backed medical device companies is poised to graduate one of its best-funded members into the ranks of public companies.
HEALTHCARE: MicroVention also plans hires to beef up R&D
Small devices are adding up to big growth for MicroVention Inc.