Healthy Children: Impacts on the Economy - A Nemours Whitepaper

Feb 27, 2020 at 08:05 pm by pj

  New White Paper Connects Investing in Children’s Health to the U.S. Economic Future   The first white paper of a series authored by R. Lawrence Moss, MD,.... Read More

As The Coronavirus Spreads, Americans Lose Ground Against Other Health Threats

Feb 27, 2020 at 02:39 pm by pj

(Hannah Norman/KHN Illustration; Getty Images)   Liz Szabo, Kaiser Health News  For much of the 20th century, medical progress seemed limitless. Antibiotics revo.... Read More

Needy Patients ‘Caught In The Middle’ As Insurance Titan Drops Doctors

Feb 27, 2020 at 02:33 pm by pj

Trend beginning to grow nationwide     Phil Galewitz, Kaiser Health News    BAYONNE, N.J. — For five years, Rasha Salama has taken her two child.... Read More

AdventHealth at Forefront of Groundbreaking Device for Heart Failure Patients

Feb 27, 2020 at 02:12 pm by pj

Barostim Neo’s life-saving treatment helps patients with heart failure return to normal lives.   A new device that uses the power of the brain and nervous system.... Read More

Podcast Available with Senator Bill Frist, MD, on COVID-19 with guest Dr. Tom Frieden, Former Director, CDC

Feb 27, 2020 at 01:02 pm by pj

  Senator Bill Frist is no stranger to American health and healthcare. He is an accomplished heart and lung transplant surgeon, as well as a two-term former United Sta.... Read More

Central Florida Practices Dramatically Improve Care Team Collaboration & Reduce Physician Burnout with Andor Health

Feb 27, 2020 at 09:30 am by pj

  The ThinkAndor™ mobile platform provides a single, unified view of patients across multiple care settings to expand clinicians’ care capacity  Two Ce.... Read More

Urgent Care Industry Grows to More than 9,000 Centers Nationwide

Feb 26, 2020 at 12:50 am by pj

  Trends show increased focus on antibiotic stewardship, expanding access to telemedicine services   According to the annual Benchmarking Report from the Urgent C.... Read More

HHS Issues Strategy to Improve Care for Patients by Reducing Clinician Burdens

Feb 25, 2020 at 06:48 pm by pj

  As part of the ongoing efforts to strengthen the relationship between patients and their doctors, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) today.... Read More

U.S. Medical Panel Thinks Twice About Pushing Cognitive Screening For Dementia

Feb 25, 2020 at 03:35 pm by pj

  Judith Graham, Kaiser Health News   A leading group of medical experts on Tuesday declined to endorse cognitive screening for older adults, fueling a debate tha.... Read More

DOH-Marion Holding Hepatitis Vaccine Events

Feb 21, 2020 at 10:18 pm by pj

OCALA — If you received your initial hepatitis A vaccination in late summer, it’s now time for your second (and final) round of the immunization. To help, the Flor.... Read More

WeCare tlc Adds New Chief of Clinical Services 

Feb 21, 2020 at 10:08 pm by pj

      LAKE MARY —  WeCare tlc, the leading onsite and near-site healthcare provider, has announced Fayshonda Cooks,.... Read More

NORCAL Group to be Acquired by ProAssurance

Feb 21, 2020 at 09:24 pm by pj

  ProAssurance Corporation (NYSE: PRA) and NORCAL Group (NORCAL) announced the signing of a definitive agreement under which NORCAL would become a part of ProAssurance i.... Read More

Neulife Rehab Announces New President, Tera Welch

Feb 21, 2020 at 08:50 pm by pj

  Immediately Providing Executive, Sales and Marketing Leadership    MT. DORA, FL, February 20, 2020 – NeuLife Rehab in Mount Dora, FL, one of the nati.... Read More

Orlando Health Imaging Centers Gives Summerport Residents a New, Closer Option  

Feb 21, 2020 at 08:19 pm by pj

  Access to specialized diagnostic imaging services will soon be easier for West Orange County residents thanks to Orlando Health’s n.... Read More

Marion County Residents Encouraged to Sign Up for Chronic Health Condition Management Classes

Feb 21, 2020 at 08:13 pm by pj

  Managing chronic health conditions can be overwhelming, but it’s a reality that many residents face. Per the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 78 perce.... Read More

The Science Behind Patient Referrals

Feb 20, 2020 at 04:14 pm by pj

  By DOROTHY HARDEE   For Americans to enjoy optimal health they must have the benefit of high-quality health care services effectively coordinated within a stron.... Read More

Scalpels Out: Democrats Make Slashing Attacks On Health Care Plans

Feb 20, 2020 at 04:00 pm by pj

  Democratic presidential candidates (from left) Mike Bloomberg, Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.), Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.), former Vice President Joe Biden, Mayor Pet.... Read More

Orlando Health Implements Andor Health's Mobile Communication Platform to Extend Real-Time Care Team Collaboration Outside its Network

Feb 19, 2020 at 05:23 pm by pj

  Orlando Health will deploy ThinkAndor™, Andor Health's mobile communication technology to enable comprehensive, real-time care team collaboration bey.... Read More

Community Health Centers Receives National Recognition for 2nd Consecutive Year

Feb 18, 2020 at 08:50 pm by pj

  Central Florida based Community Health Centers, Inc. was, recently, announced as a Best and the Brightest Company to Work For® by National Asso.... Read More

Advances in Cardiac Care Improve Heart Valve Disease, Reduce Stroke Risk for Patients at Orlando Health Orlando Regional Medical Center 

Feb 18, 2020 at 08:37 pm by pj

  Two advances in cardiac care are improving heart valve disease and reducing the risk of stroke for patients at Orlando Health Orlando Regional Medical Center (ORMC)..... Read More