Opinion: Humanitarian Crisis at the Border

Apr 06, 2021 at 09:30 am by pj

By John Kelly, Publisher, Orlando Medical News   Full disclaimer: I am a registered independent and the grandson of an immigrant; basically third-generation American. I.... Read More

Despite Covid, Many Wealthy Hospitals Had a Banner Year With Federal Bailout

Apr 06, 2021 at 02:30 am by pj

  By Jordan Rau and Christine Spolar, Kaiser Health News  Last May, Baylor Scott & White Health, the largest nonprofit hospital system in Texas,.... Read More

Backed by Millions in Public and Private Cash, Rapid Covid Tests Are Coming to Stores Near You

Apr 06, 2021 at 01:51 am by pj

  By Hannah Norman, Kaiser Health News  Scientists and lawmakers agree that over-the-counter covid tests could allow desk workers to settle back into their cu.... Read More

Physicians Society of Central Florida Holding 2021 Resident Research Competition

Apr 06, 2021 at 12:24 am by pj

The Physicians Society of Central Florida is pleased to announce the 2021 PSCF Resident’s Research Competition. This year’s competition will culminate in a CME pro.... Read More

Healthcare Options for Small Business: EOCC has a Plan to Consider

Apr 06, 2021 at 12:16 am by pj

  By DOROTHY HARDEE, Chamber Administrator    In 2018 restrictive government policy regarding Association Health Plans opened another path for employers to r.... Read More

Health First and Parrish Healthcare Collaborate to Encourage Brevard Residents to be Vaccinated Against COVID-19

Apr 05, 2021 at 11:53 pm by pj

    With the state having expanded COVID-19 vaccination eligibility, Brevard County’s two health care systems—Health First and Parrish Healthcare&mdash.... Read More

Orlando VA Expanding COVID-19 Vaccinations to All Veterans, Caregivers and Spouses Under SAVE LIVES Act

Apr 05, 2021 at 11:32 pm by pj

  The Orlando VA Healthcare System has announced it is providing COVID-19 vaccinations to anyone who served in the military, and their caregivers and spouses, and some o.... Read More

April 2021 Digital Edition

Apr 05, 2021 at 07:45 pm by Katy

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UF Health Appoints New Chief Compliance and Privacy Officer

Apr 05, 2021 at 11:52 am by pj

By Bill Levesque A former executive at the largest not-for-profit health care system in Texas has been appointed as the new vice president/chief compliance and privacy office.... Read More

Healthcare Now Radio March 27, 2021

Apr 02, 2021 at 03:15 pm by pj

Join Larry Jones, CEO, Independent Healthcare Partners, and Dr. Mark Chaet, Pediatric Surgery, PA, along with John Kelly, Publisher of Orlando Medical News as t.... Read More

‘I Can Breathe Again’: Older Adults Begin to Test Freedom After Covid Vaccinations

Apr 01, 2021 at 03:29 pm by pj

  By Judith Graham, Kaiser Health News With a mix of relief and caution, older adults fully vaccinated against covid-19 are moving out into the world and resuming.... Read More

Dramatic Drop in Common Viruses Raises Question: Masks Forever?

Apr 01, 2021 at 03:21 pm by pj

  By Blake Farmer, Nashville Public Radio, Kaiser Health News Masks and physical distancing are proving to have major fringe benefits, keeping people from getting.... Read More

AdventHealth Discusses How Genomic Work Will Help Combat COVID-19 and Improve Outcomes for Patients with Other Diseases

Apr 01, 2021 at 01:07 pm by pj

  Knowledge about virus variants just one of the ways genomics will aid in fighting diseases    AdventHealth is begin.... Read More

International Research Outlines Early Outcomes on Lung Transplantation for Severe COVID-19

Apr 01, 2021 at 09:47 am by pj

  By Dorothy Hagmajer The UF Health lung transplant team has collaborated with researchers around the world to identify preliminary guidelines for successful transplant.... Read More

FREE COVID-19 Vaccinations at Shepherd's Hope West Orange Health Center for Anyone 16+

Apr 01, 2021 at 12:40 am by pj

COVID Vaccination Clinic April 5th 9am - 2pm Ages 16+    Register for your vaccination by calling 407-876-6699 ext. 228 Appointments Only   Drive throug.... Read More

UF Study Debunks Belief that GLP-1 Hormone Systems in Gut, Brain Work Together to Suppress Eating

Mar 31, 2021 at 01:52 pm by pj

By Matt Splett University of Florida scientists have determined the glucagon-like peptide 1, or GLP-1, appetite-suppressing hormone systems found in the gut and brain act ind.... Read More

National Center for Performance Health Launches Innovative Emotional Vaccines Program to Support First Responders

Mar 31, 2021 at 01:36 pm by pj

As part of a training partnership with the Pasco Sheriff’s Office, the National Center for Performance Health (NCPH) launches the first-of-its-kind Emotional Vaccin.... Read More

Community Health Centers Receives $50,000 Grant for Behavioral Health from Orlando Health Foundation

Mar 31, 2021 at 01:17 pm by pj

Orlando Health Foundation has donated $50,000 to Community Health Centers, Inc. to expand behavioral and mental health services in the Pine Hills area.  This grant will.... Read More

Poinciana Medical Center Resumes Construction on Full-Service Emergency Department in ChampionsGate

Mar 31, 2021 at 12:35 pm by Melissa

Poinciana Medical Center, an affiliate of HCA Healthcare’s North Florida Division - Orlando Market, announced today construction has resumed at the site of its future fr.... Read More

The Psychology of Pain

Mar 30, 2021 at 04:15 pm by pj

By DR. MARY CATHERINE SEGOTA    Pain is one of the leading reasons patients seek medical care. Estimates of chronic pain among adults range from 11.... Read More