1 Jun 17

Apollo Endosurgery acquires the obesity intervention division of Allergan Apollo Endosurgery, Inc full of stress ., a respected developer of medical gadgets for endoscopic surgical treatments, announced the completion of the acquisition of the weight problems intervention division of Allergan today, Inc. By growing both our item portfolio and adding talent to our team, this acquisition is a catalyst for development as we continue to advance technologies in the areas of bariatric and minimally invasive surgery. .

Appalachian Regional Health care sues West Virginia DHHR, Bureau for Medical Providers over Medicaid reimbursements Appalachian Regional Healthcare, Inc., yesterday filed a lawsuit against the West Virginia Section of Health insurance and Human Resources and its Bureau for Medical Services for inadequate Medicaid reimbursement rates that threaten the continuing operation of the not-for-revenue Beckley ARH Hospital . ‘In November we offered the state with a 30-day time see of intent to sue with the expectation during the see period the state would work to develop a mutually appropriate settlement. Regrettably we weren’t in a position to come to funds,’ stated Rocco Massey, community ceo of BARH. ‘Medicaid reimbursements have already been covering just two-thirds of our charges for providing medical care, therefore BARH has been struggling a substantial financial reduction.