| Jun 16, 2012
| 9:35 PM
When technology startups are ready to turbocharge their growth, whether that means quickly expanding into new m arkets or hiring additional talent, they often turn to venture capital firms.
These investors are typically interested in backing early-...
| Jun 28, 2012
| 6:26 PM
In light of the monumental Supreme Court ruling Thursday, regional players in the health care industry said they are ready for major overhauls.
“Our view was while it was the law of the land we will prepare for it as the law of the land,”...
| Jul 3, 2012
| 9:46 PM
The Federal Trade Commission has put the brakes on what it calls a telemarketing scam that used President Obama’s health care law as a way to trick consumers into buying fake health insurance, including at least one Pierce County resident....
| Sep 20, 2012
| 6:29 PM
Health care has remained a bright spot in a sluggish job market, thanks in part to an aging population as well as health care reform measures that require new technologies, training and education. Connecticut health-related companies are marching...
| Sep 24, 2012
Health insurers say Connecticut residents are visiting their doctors more frequently and, perhaps not surprisingly, those insurers are asking to raise their rates on average 10 to 12 percent next year, meaning medical premiums continue to grow much faster...
| 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....
| 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...