| Jan 23, 2013
| 8:12 AM
A company that runs a customer service center in Martinsville is expanding and plans to add about 100 additional jobs.
Faneuil, Inc. already operates a virtual "welcome center" in Martinsville for Dominion Virginia Power customers. In an expansion...
| Jan 27, 2013
| 5:47 AM
As a health reporter who covers consumer watchdog issues for the Tribune, I grew curious recently after receiving back-to-back e-mails from two hospitals announcing that they had started using an online reservation service for their emergency rooms....
| Jan 4, 2013
| 5:50 PM
DETROIT (AP) — When the word reached the Orion Assembly Plant, it spread along the serpentine assembly line like news of a death or natural disaster: General Motors, the biggest automaker in the world, had filed for bankruptcy protection.
| Dec 12, 2012
| 8:40 AM
Magellan Health Services Inc. will have a new chief executive at the start of the year as current CEO René Lerer steps down to become a full-time executive chairman.
The change is part of a transition to take place over several years. Barry M. Smith will...
| Nov 30, 2012
| 12:30 PM
They say that Social Security is the third rail of American politics: Touch it and you die.
That dictum extends to Medicare and even Medicaid as well. I'd like to take this opportunity to remind President Obama and members of both parties in Congress...
| 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...
| Feb 13, 2012
| 4:38 PM
A staff announcement from Business Editor John Corrigan: Reporter Chad Terhune joins the Business staff today, where he will cover the healthcare industry. An award-winning reporter for the Wall Street Journal, Businessweek and SmartMoney, Chad will...
| Dec 15, 2011
| 4:34 PM
CEOs paid 27% more...
| Mar 12, 2012
| 12:15 PM
Angel investors are quite often the wind beneath the wings of eager early-stage entrepreneurs. They are a hearty bunch who like to be close to the action and the buzz of a hot new idea, a blazing new startup, an inspired entrepreneur.
They also take...
| Dec 26, 2011
| 6:46 PM
A fire engulfed and destroyed a two-story Bellevue office building early Monday, displacing 15 businesses, the Bellevue Fire Department said. No one was injured.
The Bellevue Police Department said it received a cell phone call at about 5:30 a.m. from a...
| 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...