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NextHealth PHL

The Top 5 Healthcare Stories of 2019

NextHealth PHL launched in May 2019, just days before the BIO International Convention brought nearly 20,000 healthcare professionals from around the world to Philadelphia. Six […]

NextHealth PHL

Biotech Tour: Inside the New Jefferson Institute for Bioprocessing

In May, Thomas Jefferson University opened the doors to a Philadelphia first — the Jefferson Institute for Bioprocessing (JIB). With the potential to help fill the local workforce […]

NextHealth PHL

NextUp: The Local Company Making Medicine Taste Better

“NextUp” is a weekly NextHealth PHL feature that highlights the local leaders, organizations and research shaping the Greater Philadelphia region’s life sciences ecosystem. Email qmuse@phillymag.com […]

NextHealth PHL

How Pharma Companies Can Fix Their Reputation Problem

You won’t find a single pharmaceutical company on Forbes’ list of America’s ten most reputable companies of 2019. The Gallup Poll isn’t too promising either. […]

NextHealth PHL

NextUp: WuXi AppTec Is Speeding Up Drug Development Worldwide

“NextUp” is a weekly NextHealth PHL feature that highlights the local leaders, organizations and research shaping the Greater Philadelphia region’s life sciences ecosystem. Email qmuse@phillymag.com […]

NextHealth PHL

A New Pharma Conference Is Coming to Philly This Summer

A new life sciences conference has chosen Philadelphia as its host. In August, pharma news hub Lincoln Health Network will host its first ever FWD Pharma […]

NextHealth PHL

NextUp: Cannabis Pharma Entrepreneur Raza Bokhari

“NextUp” is a weekly NextHealth PHL feature that highlights the local leaders, organizations and research shaping the Greater Philadelphia region’s life sciences ecosystem. Email qmuse@phillymag.com with […]

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Be Well Philly

Here’s What 4 Super-Common Prescription Drugs Cost at Different Philly Pharmacies

We were shocked at the discrepancies we found when we asked some random local pharmacies how much four often-prescribed drugs cost for a one-month supply […]

Business

Teva to Cut 7,000 Jobs After Disappointing Quarter Results

Teva Pharmaceutical has announced dramatic plans to downsize following a grim second quarter earnings report released on Thursday. The Israel-based company, which operates its North […]

Business

Teva Loses Patent Case for Top-Selling Drug

Teva is the world’s largest generic drugmaker, so when its stocks went plummeting on Tuesday, investors weren’t happy. Its stock tumbled as much as six […]

Business

784 Layoffs at Embroiled Mail-Order Pharmacy

After multiple reports that mail-order pharmacy Philidor Rx Services used questionable tactics to get insurance companies to pay for the drugs it dispensed, the company is […]

City Life

These 10 Philly Docs Received $12.8 Million from Medical Device and Pharmaceutical Companies Last Year

Update: This post has been clarified to more accurately characterize the nature of some of the payments these doctors receive. The payment totals listed are from device makers […]

Business

Pharma Co. to Pay $1.2B For Allegedly Blocking Competition

A local pharmaceutical company charged with paying generic drug manufacturers to delay the release of competing medications has agreed to a $1.2 billion settlement with the Federal Trade Commission. […]

Business

BizFeed: Pharma Execs Wildly Overpaid

1. Pharma Compensation Reigns Supreme The News: Pharmaceutical executives make more money than any other slice of the health care sector, according to data compiled by […]

City Life

Israeli Company With Montco HQ in $40B Bid to Become Largest Generic Drug Maker

Teva Pharmaceuticals has offered to acquire Mylan N.V. for $82 per share — or approximately $40 billion. Teva is an Israeli company that employs 2,000 […]