Healthcare & Medical Manufacturing

Lake Forest is home to several major healthcare companies that provide a variety of services and products to the regional and national market. Lake Forest's close proximity to some of California's leading medical research universities offers a well-educated labor force to serve in this industry. With exceptional industrial parks and well-educated workforce, Lake Forest is the natural choice for the healthcare and medical research industries. These Lake Forest companies research, manufacture, and distribute a wide range of medical products and services from limb prosthetics and minimally invasive surgeries to eye diseases and assisted living facilities.

ACTA Laboratories
ACTA Laboratories has provided comprehensive quality control services to its clients for over 20 years, to ensure they have control over every stage of product development, manufacturing, and testing. ACTA Laboratories is an FDA registered, DEA licensed, cGMP compliant independent laboratory that offers chemical, microbiological, and in-vitro testing services primarily to the pharmaceutical industry. ACTA has passed numerous Federal Drug Administration inspections including pre-approval inspections on NDA and ANDA products.

Alcon is grounded in cutting-edge innovation and breakthrough technology, transforming the treatment of eye diseases and conditions. They offer a broad spectrum of eye care products and are organized into 3 businesses: surgical, pharmaceutical and vision care.

Applied Medical
Applied Medical is dedicated to providing innovative products that improve patient outcomes and enable the advancement of a variety of surgeries including: minimally invasive, cardiovascular, vascular, urology, and general surgeries. As a new generation medical device company, Applied Medical is equally committed to improving the affordability and accessibility of high-quality healthcare. Applied Medical is proud to have a significant and sustainable impact on healthcare by delivering technologies that enhance clinical care and satisfy pressing economic needs of its customers.

Apria Healthcare
Apria Healthcare is one of the nation's leading providers of home respiratory services and medical equipment, including: oxygen therapy, inhalation therapies, sleep apnea treatment, and more. Headquartered in Lake Forest, Apria operates over 400 locations nationwide and serves more than 1.2 million patients every year.

Ossur serves an extensive range of medical professionals, and works closely with leading research and educational bodies in the fields of prosthetics. By maintaining a powerful service ethic, listening and responding to the diverse needs of the consumer, Ossur is globally recognized in Prosthetic, Osteoarthritis and Injury Solutions.

R&D Medical Products
R&D Medical Products is a pioneer in the development of medical electrodes and hydrogels for their innovative O.E.M. Partners. Working with R&D is convenient as their team will take proactive steps in discussing, reviewing, and building your product.

Skilled Healthcare
Skilled Healthcare is a leading support services provider to the long term care profession. Through a comprehensive administrative and support services network, they provide direct support to post-acute care facilities, assisted living facilities and hospice and home health care agencies.