Missy Chaves Named Commercial Banker at Synovus Bank of Florida

Jul 13, 2017 at 02:03 am by Staff

Synovus Bank of Florida has announced the appointment of Missy Chaves as commercial banker. Chaves was previously with Surety Bank for nearly five years, most recently as vice.... Read More

Certara Opening Office in Lake Nona Medical City

Jul 13, 2017 at 01:53 am by Staff

Tavistock Development Company, a diversified real estate firm owned by Tavistock Group, announced that Certara®, the global leader in model-informed drug development and reg.... Read More

Groups: Mobility & Liberty of Amputees At Risk If Changes Shrink Coverage

Jul 13, 2017 at 01:48 am by Staff

Many of the two million Americans who are amputees - including military veterans, accident victims, and older Americans - could lose care and the mobility and liberty that co.... Read More

Florida Hospital to Begin Using Risk-predicting Software for Angioplasty Patients

Jul 13, 2017 at 01:45 am by Staff

Florida Hospital, part of Adventist Health System, will soon begin using ePRISM®, a technology platform from Health Outcomes Sciences (HOS) that automates calculations of ri.... Read More

Jess Parrish Medical Foundation Golf Classic Drives Results Exceeding $65,000 for The Children's Center

Jul 13, 2017 at 01:41 am by Staff

Local residents came together for the Jess Parrish Medical Foundation (JPMF) "Fran Gerrett Memorial Golf Classic" on Friday, April 21 at La Cita Golf & Country Club an.... Read More

Florida Hospital Partners with Panaceutics to Explore Use of Edible Gel

Jul 13, 2017 at 01:24 am by Staff

Florida Hospital is partnering with precision-medicine manufacturer Panaceutics to test an innovativesolution to the problem of medication adherence, focusing on patients wi.... Read More

Arnold Palmer Hospital Named a "Best Children's Hospital" in 5 Specialties

Jul 13, 2017 at 01:11 am by Staff

U.S. News & World Report has ranked Arnold Palmer Hospital for Children in its 2017-2018 Best Children's Hospitals rankings published online today. It is the only hospit.... Read More

Mary Meeker Is Bold On Digital Health

Jul 13, 2017 at 01:01 am by Staff

By JOHN NOSTA, President, NostaLabs Her presentations are as interesting as they are long. Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers Partner, Mary Meeker, devoted 31 pages of her.... Read More

Medical Devices: The Equipment of Innovation & Training (Part II)

Jul 13, 2017 at 12:52 am by Staff

By BETH RUDLOFF, Chief Innovation Officer, MedSpeaks The Florida Hospital Nicholson Center is an important part of the medical device innovation climate in Central Florida a.... Read More

Medical Devices: The Equipment of Innovation & Training (Part I)

Jul 13, 2017 at 12:45 am by Staff

By KELLI MURRAY, CEO, MedSpeaks & Co-Founder Health Innovators The medical device landscape is an important one for many reasons - one of them being that it is a leadi.... Read More

The Value of MESH

Jul 12, 2017 at 06:38 pm by Staff

By BILL THOMAS, MD When most people think about independence in the context of aging, they connect it to issues related to medical diagnoses and treatment. In fact, the ex.... Read More

CPA SPEAK What Does MACRA Mean to Your Practice?

Jul 12, 2017 at 06:18 pm by Staff

By DALIA CANTOR, CPA Many physicians just catching a breather after implementing systems for electronic health records (EHS) but another challenge is awaiting right around t.... Read More

Social Customer Service and the Big Reason It Matters to Your Practice

Jul 12, 2017 at 06:12 pm by Staff

By JENNIFER THOMPSON Just when you think you've finally gotten your head around why you need to be on social media, and what you need to be doing on Facebook and Twitter (.... Read More

Nathalie Dauphin McKenzie, MD, MSPH

Jul 12, 2017 at 06:01 pm by Staff

By PL JETER On November 20, 2007 Nathalie McKenzie, MD, played a pivotal role in one of the first success stories of its kind between the University of Miami (UM) Infertil.... Read More

Practice Management: Overwhelmed Yet?

Jul 12, 2017 at 05:37 pm by Staff

By SONDA EUNUS, MHA, CMPE, CPB Orlando Medical News is pleased to present this first in a series of answers to questions from readers dealing with issues faced by practice.... Read More

Mark Marsh, President, Orlando Health Central

Jul 12, 2017 at 05:12 pm by Staff

By PL JETER OCOEE--When Mark Marsh was starting quarterback for the Western Kentucky University (WKU) Hilltoppers under Coach Jack Harbaugh, father of Jim and John, he rev.... Read More

July 2017 Digital Edition

Jul 12, 2017 at 04:15 pm by Staff

Supreme Court Knocks Down Caps on Noneconomic Damages: What to do now?

Jul 12, 2017 at 12:32 pm by Staff

By PL JETER Controversy swirled when the Florida Supreme Court ruled last month that the law limiting pain-and-suffering damages in medical malpractice cases is unconstituti.... Read More

Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy as Adjunct Treatment for the Diabetic Foot Ulcer

Jul 11, 2017 at 09:51 am by Staff

Patrice Muse, ARNP, CWOCN There are approximately 26 million diabetic people in the United States ?, with a 15% likelihood of developing a foot ulcer ?. Complications of dia.... Read More

Lake-Sumter Medical Society Makes Call for Delegates to FMA Meeting

Jul 10, 2017 at 07:43 am by Staff

Lake Sumter Medical Society is part of the Central Florida Caucus, including Orange & Seminole Counties. Our delegation to the FMA Annual Meeting still has openings for 3.... Read More