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1652 Articles Matching "ceo"

Bluebird CEO defends $1.8 million gene therapy price — 'It's really thinking about it differently'

Jun 15, 2019 , CNBC Health
Bluebird Bio's $1.8 million gene therapy, Zynteglo, is the second most expensive drug in the world behind Novartis' $2.1 million gene therapy for spinal muscular...
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Revenue Growth Beats Out Cost Controls For Hospital CEOs

Jun 14, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
In a survey of hospital and health CEOS, only one of the top-five areas of interest from 2018 remained in 2019: innovative approaches to expense reduction. Last year's No. 1 topic, preparing for sustainable cost control, fell to No. 11 out of the 29...
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CVS Health kicks off digital health-friendly service for PBM clients with Big Health’s Sleepio

Jun 13, 2019 dave.muoio@himssmedia.com (Dave Muoio), Mobile Health News
The announcement is yet another milestone on the road to adoption and reimbursement of digital therapies, Big Health CEO Peter Hames...
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In NYT ad, 187 CEOs decry new abortion laws, citing workers’ rights

Jun 12, 2019 , Healthcare Comm.
The open letter, which links to a website, takes aim at stringent new laws in states including Georgia and Ohio, citing a threat to people’s ‘health, independence and economic stability.’ In a new level of corporate positioning on social issues, scores of CEOs have written an open letter framing the abortion/choice debate as a matter […] The post In NYT ad, 187 CEOs decry new abortion laws, citing workers’ rights appeared first on Health Care Communication...
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Prescription decision support platform RxRevu lands $15.9M, former Cleveland Clinic CEO joins board

Jun 07, 2019 laura.lovett@himssmedia.com (Laura Lovett), Mobile Health News
UCHealth led the funding with participation from the University of Virginia LVG Venture Fund, Presbyterian Healthcare Services, Inception Health/Froedtert Health, Children’s Hospital Colorado, UnityPoint Health, JAZZ Venture Partners and existing...
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We're not far from using blood tests to detect early cancer: CEO of Silicon Valley oncology firm

Jun 04, 2019 , CNBC Health
So-called "liquid biopsy" tests are almost a standard of care already for people with late-stage cancers, Guardant Health CEO Helmy Eltoukhy...
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Centene Moves To Tighten Grip On WellCare With Executive Moves

Jun 01, 2019 , Forbes
Centene will include the CEO and CFO of WellCare Health Plan in the executive leadership of the combined company, the health insurer said....
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Rite Aid Bolsters Marketing And Product Lines Amid CEO Search

Jun 01, 2019 , Forbes
Rite Aid has created a key C-suite marketing role as the company forges ahead with a series of new product lines amid a CEO search....
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Discover how to speak CEO during this virtual event

May 31, 2019 , Healthcare Comm.
Learn best practices for measuring and sharing the value of your work. Want to speak a language your executives understand? Learn to better measure the impact of your communications first. The 2019 Proving ROI Measurement Summit takes place Friday, June 14 from noon to 3:15 Central time, and will teach you how to measure the […] The post Discover how to speak CEO during this virtual event appeared first on Health Care Communication...
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CNBC's 2019 Healthy Returns Summit: Full Panels

May 24, 2019 , CNBC Health
Healthy Returns featured some of the most influential leaders in health care, including United Therapeutics CEO Martine Rothblatt, Cigna CEO David Cordani, Fmr FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, Novartis CEO Vasant Narasimhan, J&J CEO Alex...
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Novartis has 25 blockbusters in the pipeline: CEO

May 24, 2019 , Reuters
Novartis has 25 potential blockbuster treatments in development, the company said ahead of a management event in the United States on Thursday....
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Novartis CEO plans gene therapy price 'far lower' than $4 million to $5 million range

May 23, 2019 , Reuters
Novartis AG's top executive said on Wednesday it expects to price its gene therapy for spinal muscular atrophy “far lower” than the $4 million to $5 million figure the Swiss drugmaker has said it could be worth....
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Female CEOs Take a Stance For Reproductive Rights And Challenge Corporations To Join

May 22, 2019 , Forbes
In a new full-page open letter running in today’s The New York Times, the CEOs and cofounders of seven women’s health companies are speaking out against the wave of state abortion bans and challenging corporate America to join them in standing up for reproductive...
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Novartis CEO says cannabis isn't a focus despite Tilray partnership

May 22, 2019 , CNBC Health
Speaking with CNBC's Jim Cramer from the "Healthy Returns" conference in New York City, Novartis CEO Vas Narasimhan says cannabis is "not a focus" for the pharma...
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Leading experts to discuss the future of health care at the Healthy Returns conference in NYC

May 21, 2019 , CNBC Health
CEOs of major drug, biotech and health-care companies will meet to discuss trends and innovations in the health care industry at the Healthy Returns conference in New York City on Tuesday, May...
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Investors grill Altria CEO over $12.8 billion bet on e-cigarette giant Juul

May 17, 2019 , CNBC Health
Altria shareholders grilled CEO Howard Willard on his $12.8 billion bet on e-cigarette giant Juul at the company's shareholder...
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Microbe-Hacker Ginkgo Bioworks Pushes Further Into Medicine With Acquisition Of Genome Mining Platform And Antibiotics Discovery Deal With Roche

May 16, 2019 , Forbes
Gene-hacking unicorn Ginkgo Bioworks pushed further into medicine with the acquisition of Warp Drive Bio's genome mining platform and its antibiotics discovery deal with Roche. "This is a big part of the future of Ginkgo," CEO Jason Kelly told...
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People should be able to get health care without going bankrupt, GoodRx co-CEO says

May 16, 2019 , CNBC Health
Most Americans could go bankrupt if their health insurance won't cover high pharmaceutical prices, co-CEO Doug Hirsch...
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Merck CEO, Ken Frazier's Unusual Priority -- Science

May 16, 2019 , Forbes
For a CEO to focus public remarks on science and scientists is...
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Health apps: Innovators should be supported, but they also have to 'step up', says ORCHA CEO

May 14, 2019 lpostelnicu@himss.org (Leontina Postelnicu), Mobile Health News
An interview with Liz Ashall-Payne, cofounder and chief executive of app evaluator and advisor organisation...
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