| Nov 13, 2012
| 3:02 PM
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Inc. wants to break into the Connecticut health insurance market, taking on five large health-insurers that dominate the market, which is home turf for four of them — Aetna, Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield in...
| Oct 8, 2012
| 3:51 PM
UnitedHealth Group's plans to spend $4.9 billion on Brazil's biggest health care company is the insurer's priciest acquisition in years, giving it a huge stake in Latin America as U.S. companies compete for a rapidly growing middle-class market around the...
| Oct 8, 2012
| 8:10 PM
New York City barred convenience stores and restaurants from selling outsize sodas. Boston's mayor halted pop sales and soft-drink advertising in city buildings to fight obesity and rising health care costs.
In Chicago, Mayor Rahm Emanuel plans to take...
| Apr 21, 2012
| 11:26 AM
Like a one-two punch, two major Maryland employers in the health care service and pharmaceutical industries were the targets last week of multibillion-dollar acquisition deals.
Both homegrown companies — Human Genome Sciences Inc. and Catalyst...
| Apr 25, 2012
| 7:43 AM
RepuCare, Inc., a healthcare staffing and employer health services provider, announced plans Wednesday to expand its headquarters here, creating up to 82 new jobs by 2015.
The Indianapolis-based company will lease a 4,000 square-foot facility located...
| Apr 25, 2012
| 6:16 PM
A healthcare staffing company is already taking applicants as it expands its headquarters in Indianapolis.
RepuCare Incorporated will add 82 new employees by 2015. They're leasing a new facility on Meridian Street that will go online later this year....
| May 14, 2012
| 4:08 PM
U.S. Sen. Benjamin L. Cardin, D-Md., encouraged people to enter the health care field Monday during a Health Care Career Expo at Hagerstown Community College.
“Health care is a growing industry,” Cardin said. “We need trained people...
| Nov 1, 2012
| 1:48 PM
MEET THE CANDIDATES
When Marylanders head to the polls Nov. 6, they will elect members of the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives in addition to casting their ballots for president. Dozens of people are running for a chance to represent the...
| Aug 23, 2012
| 4:34 PM
First let me start by saying that health care in the United States is the envy of the world.
Dignitaries and citizens from countries around the globe travel to this nation in search of the best hospitals and physicians in the world. The health care...
| Jun 10, 2012
| 12:39 AM
Collaboration between the Valley’s only two hospitals will not only help the entities survive state and federal health care changes but also result in more affordable and higher-quality medical services for Valley residents.
Despite a history of...
| Feb 27, 2012
Richard Chaifetz built his company and career in Chicago, but it's 300 miles southwest of here where he's a household name.
ComPsych Corp., the company Chaifetz started in 1984, grew into a worldwide provider of employee assistance programs to...