Grand Rounds

HCA Florida Poinciana Hospital Announces $9.9 Million Expansion to Increase Critical Care Capacity in Osceola and Polk Counties  

May 24, 2022 at 04:40 pm by pj

  Kissimmee - In response to the growing healthcare needs of Osceola and Polk counties, HCA Florida Poinciana Hospital, an affiliate of HCA Florida Healthcare, anno.... Read More

AdventHealth ‘Tops Out’ Palm Coast Parkway Hospital

May 24, 2022 at 03:42 pm by pj

  The 4-story, 100-bed hospital is slated to open in spring 2023.     PALM COAS — AdventHealth Palm Coast Parkway has taken a significant step for.... Read More

Taking Flight: Life-saving Whole Blood Now Aboard First Flight

May 22, 2022 at 06:00 pm by pj

Carrying whole Type-O blood on board air ambulances is rare in Florida – but makes all the difference for the most vulnerable trauma patients. If the sight (or even men.... Read More

Parrish Healthcare Implements Innovative Program to Provide Healing to those Suffering from Addiction

May 22, 2022 at 05:28 pm by pj

TITUSVILLE – When someone is traveling a dark and dangerous road, an experienced guide can make the difference between tragedy - or arriving safely. For people on the e.... Read More

SafeSource Hires Two Manufacturing and Warehousing Professionals to Manage its State-of-the-art Nitril Glove Plant

May 22, 2022 at 04:47 pm by pj

  SafeSource Direct, Inc. has hired two professionals with experience in manufacturing and warehousing to manage its state-of-the-art nitril glove manufacturing plant..... Read More

“Dance, Dream & Inspire” Competition Raises More Than $200,000 to Help Local Children At Risk of Abuse, Neglect

May 22, 2022 at 03:43 pm by pj

  Sarah Hohman Wins Ninth Annual Dance Competition; Chassity Vega Wins “Most Popular” Fundraising Award   Sarah Hohman and her partner, Romn.... Read More

Assisted Living Locators Northeast Orlando Certified Senior Advisor® Beau Herman Receives Dementia Care Certification

May 22, 2022 at 03:34 pm by pj

Assisted Living Locators, a nationwide senior placement service, announced today that Northeast Orlando franchisee owner and Certified Senior Advisor® Beau Herman is Demen.... Read More

Parrish Early Care & Education Program Celebrates VPK Class of 2022

May 22, 2022 at 03:30 pm by pj

Titusville - Parrish Early Care and Education, a program of Parrish Healthcare’s Children’s Center sent the class of 2022 off in style at their VPK graduation.... Read More

Cohen Law Group's Make-A-Wish Fundraiser

May 20, 2022 at 03:27 pm by pj

We are raising money for Make-A-Wish to help grant wishes for children with critical illnesses.   It's truly amazing what wishes can do.  A wish renews hope, upli.... Read More

HCA Healthcare Recognizes 57 HCA Florida Healthcare Nursing Units for Nursing Excellence

May 16, 2022 at 11:50 am by pj

Nursing Units Across the State Received 2022 HCA Healthcare Unit of Distinction Awards from One of the Nation’s Leading Providers of Healthcare Services HCA Florida Hea.... Read More

Orlando Physician Assistant Earns National Scholarship Dedicated to Reducing Health Disparities and Diversifying Workforce

May 14, 2022 at 12:02 am by pj

 Health Equity Achieved Through Lifestyle Medicine (HEAL) scholarships support a diverse health care workforce committed to improving health equity.   The America.... Read More

Orlando Health Hospitals Excel at Patient Safety and Quality

May 13, 2022 at 11:55 pm by pj

Excellence recognized by national patient safety and quality organization Orlando – Orlando Health hospitals have been recognized for their excellence in keeping patien.... Read More

Center Creating Lab-on-a-chip Technology for Medical Tests Wins $6.6 million in Continued NIH Funding

May 13, 2022 at 11:51 pm by pj

LAWRENCE — A research center based at the University of Kansas that develops rapid next-generation tests for a host of human ailments like cancer, stroke and COVID-19 re.... Read More

UF Scripps Researcher’s Drug-discovery Method Shows Promise Against Aggressive Breast Cancer

May 13, 2022 at 11:47 pm by pj

By Doug Bennett GAINESVILLE, Fla. — UF Scripps Biomedical Research scientist Matthew Disney, Ph.D. has found yet another groundbreaking approach to.... Read More

Orlando VA Health Director, Mr. Timothy J. Cooke Receives the 2021 Presidential Rank Award

May 13, 2022 at 06:48 pm by pj

Orlando VA Health Care System (OVAHCS) Director, Mr. Timothy J. Cooke has been presented with the 2021 Presidential Rank Award which recognizes a select group o.... Read More

AdventHealth Opens Simulation Center in Palm Coast

May 11, 2022 at 09:41 pm by pj

PALM COAST — AdventHealth has opened a high-tech facility to provide nurses with the highest level of training, using leading-edge simulation technology. With five clas.... Read More

CME Symposium on Clinical Advances in Polycystic Ovary Syndrome to Convene in Orlando

May 11, 2022 at 08:04 pm by pj

Nationally recognized clinicians and researchers to offer presentations   From PCOS Challenge Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS) is the most common endocrine disorder.... Read More

HCA Florida Healthcare Facilities in Central Florida Recognized for Nursing Excellence

May 11, 2022 at 02:53 pm by pj

ORLANDO – HCA Florida Healthcare facilities in Central Florida announced today they have been recognized with a 2022 HCA Healthcare Unit of Distinction (UOD) Award. The.... Read More

Parrish Healthcare Hosts Stroke & Heart Attack Survivors Support Group

May 11, 2022 at 01:19 pm by pj

TITUSVILLE – Parrish Healthcare’s Stroke & Heart Survivors support group occurs the third Tuesday of every month from 2-4 pm, inside Parrish Medical Center&rsq.... Read More

HCA Florida Ocala Hospital and HCA Florida West Marion Hospital Nationally Recognized with an ‘A’ Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade

May 10, 2022 at 09:47 am by pj

OCALA – HCA Florida Ocala Hospital and HCA Florida West Marion Hospital received an “A” Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade for spring 20.... Read More