Sutter West Bay Hospitals, doing business as California Pacific Medical Center, operates a not-for-profit academic medical center in California. It offers back pain and spine care services that include lumbar spinal stenosis, herniated disc, cervical spondylosis, spine trauma, spinal tumor, scoliosis, and spine surgery services; cancer care services for brain, breast, colorectal, gynecologic, head and neck, liver, lung and thoracic, pancreas, prostate, pediatric hematology/oncology, and skin cancer; and gastroenterology services, which comprise interventional endoscopy, motility, inflammatory bowel disease, end stage liver disease management, and liver transplantation. The company also provi...
633 Folsom Street
San Francisco, CA 94107
Founded in 1852
Insys Therapeutics, Inc. Enters into an Exclusive Licensing Agreement with California Pacific Medical Center on Behalf of its Research Institute
Aug 25 14
Insys Therapeutics Inc. has entered into an exclusive licensing agreement with California Pacific Medical Center on behalf of its Research Institute (CPMCRI) to license CPMCRI's patent rights related to the usage of cannabinoids for the treatment of GBM. In concert with the exclusive licensing agreement, Insys is collaborating with Dr. Sean McAllister at CPMCRI with respect to his pre-clinical research focusing on the ability of CBD to sensitize GBM to current standard of care chemotherapy treatment.
California Pacific Medical Center and St. Luke's Hospital Reach Agreement with Registered Nurses
Mar 27 13
Registered nurses at California Pacific Medical Center and St. Luke's Hospital have, at long last, reached agreement with hospital officials on a new collective bargaining contract for the 800 RNs who work at the two facilities. The agreement expands patient protections, strengthens the nurses' bargaining and job security rights, and provides for economic gains. It must still be ratified by CPMC and St. Luke's nurses who will vote on the pact in membership meetings soon.