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- How Immunoglobulin (IVIg) therapy is changing the health care industryby Paragon Healthcare on August 1, 2021 at 5:00 am
Due to the collective efforts of laboratories, donation centers, manufacturers, donors, accredited pharmacies, and physicians can continue to treat their patients with this incredible therapy.
- Atrium Health expands summer food programs to address food insecurityby Atrium Health on August 1, 2021 at 4:00 am
As part of its commitment to addressing food insecurity throughout the Charlotte region, Atrium Health is continuing to offer summer nutrition programs in Mecklenburg, Union, Cabarrus, Lincoln, and Stanly counties. Hunger Free America CEO Joel Berg and Atrium Health University City President Bill Leonard discussed the initiative during one of our recent drive-through meal distribution events at Atrium Health University City. Learn more about Atrium Health’s commitment to addressing food insecurity.
- St. Luke's Health sees rise in Covid-19 patients, eyes Houston-area expansionsby Chris Mathews on July 31, 2021 at 2:00 pm
As St. Luke's Health works to expand and recruit top talent in the Houston market, the pandemic continues to impact the system's frontline staff.
- State forecast predicts rising Covid cases in Augustby Elizabeth Hayes on July 30, 2021 at 11:37 pm
There could be 1,170 daily cases if current trends hold.
- After his drug company's disappointing IPO, Rani Therapeutics' CEO calls it 'just a moment in time'by Ron Leuty on July 30, 2021 at 10:00 pm
Rani Therapeutics CEO Talat Imran is focusing on commercializing its "RaniPills," hoping to displace injections for certain drugs.
- Here are all the major local employers mandating Covid-19 vaccinesby Kevin Truong on July 30, 2021 at 9:54 pm
What started out as a trickle has become a flood as the Covid-19 Delta variant has scuttled a number of reopening plans for major Bay Area employers.
- Their IPO priced $3 under its target, but this drug company CEO calls it 'just a moment in time'by Ron Leuty on July 30, 2021 at 9:52 pm
Rani Therapeutics' vision is to turn injectable biologic drugs into oral "RaniPills" that they say will expand the patient pool for the treatments.
- Here are all the major local employers mandating Covid-19 vaccinesby Kevin Truong on July 30, 2021 at 9:48 pm
What started out as a trickle has become a flood as the Covid-19 delta variant has scuttled a number of reopening plans for major Bay Area employers.
- Owner of a growing physical therapy clinic will build new $3M facility in northeast Wichitaby Shelby Kellerman on July 30, 2021 at 8:09 pm
Julie Gawith, a runner herself, says her team at TRUE has tapped into the local long-distance running community.
- In pursuit of cost savings, Cerner will offload more than 1M square feet of officeby Thomas Friestad on July 30, 2021 at 7:44 pm
Once Cerner sells three of its area properties, it will have shed 15% of the 6.5 million square feet it owned before it listed its first area property.
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- Oklahoma Court: Progressive’s Uninsured Motorist Exclusion Not Lawfulby Stephanie K. Jones on July 30, 2021 at 4:36 pm
Oklahoma’s highest court recently found that an insurer’s uninsured motorist exclusion violates state law. The Oklahoma Supreme Court came to that conclusion in answering a certified question from the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit about the UM …
- Texas Doctor Convicted of Workers’ Comp Fraud, Drug Crimesby Stephanie K. Jones on July 30, 2021 at 4:31 pm
A North Texas doctor will pay $376,368 in restitution after pleading guilty to mail fraud conspiracy in federal court, the Texas Department of Insurance, Division of Workers’ Compensation reported. Clinton Battle M.D. of Arlington pleaded guilty on July 22, 2021, …
- Family of Boy Thrown From Balcony Sues Minnesota’s Mall of Americaby Stephanie K. Jones on July 30, 2021 at 4:29 pm
The family of a boy who was thrown off a third-floor balcony at the Mall of America in April 2019 has filed a lawsuit accusing the mall of failing to provide proper security. The complaint filed says the mall and …
- New Mexico Public Defender’s Office Settles Harassment Claims for $345Kby Stephanie K. Jones on July 30, 2021 at 4:27 pm
Two lawsuits accusing an investigator in the state public defender’s office of sexual harassment have been settled. The Law Offices of the Public Defender agreed to pay $345,000 to resolve the lawsuits filed in 2019, the Albuquerque Journal reported. Neither …
- Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. Acquires R.J. Riordan & Co. in Illinoisby Stephanie K. Jones on July 30, 2021 at 4:21 pm
Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. acquired Oakbrook, Illinois-based R.J. Riordan & Co. R.J. Riordan & Co. is a retail property/casualty broker offering a full range of insurance products and services to clients across the Chicago region. It specializes in serving …
- Alaska Quake Triggers Prolonged Shaking, Small Tsunamiby Stephanie K. Jones on July 30, 2021 at 4:20 pm
A powerful earthquake which struck just off Alaska’s southern coast caused prolonged shaking and prompted tsunami warnings that sent people scrambling for shelters. Residents reported only minor damage, but officials said that could change after sunrise and people get a …
- Severe Weather Causes Widespread Damage in Wisconsinby Stephanie K. Jones on July 30, 2021 at 4:18 pm
Strong thunderstorms caused widespread damage across Wisconsin, left tens of thousands without power and triggered tornado warnings. The severe weather stretched from the Mississippi River to Lake Michigan and began in the evening on July 28 in northwestern Wisconsin. By …
- Monsanto Told to Pay Washington Teachers $185M Over PCB Exposureby Stephanie K. Jones on July 30, 2021 at 4:17 pm
Three schoolteachers in Washington state who sued chemical company Monsanto over exposure to materials in fluorescent lights have been awarded $185 million. The law firm that represented the teachers, Friedman Rubin, said a jury returned the verdict in King County …
- Reinsurers Show Strong Profits During 2nd Half, Rebounding from 2020’s Challengesby L.S. Howard on July 30, 2021 at 3:01 pm
The first half financial results, reported by a group of six reinsurers over the past week, generally show a strong return to profits after last year’s challenging market conditions. A wrap-up of these H1 results follows for Swiss Re, Everest …
- Delaware Farm Receives Violation for Damaged Pipeline, Wastewater Spillby admin on July 30, 2021 at 1:47 pm
Delaware environmental officials have issued a notice of violation to Mountaire Farms in Millsboro after a contractor damaged a pipeline and treated wastewater spilled into Swan Creek. The notice from the Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control states a …