Orlando Health St. Cloud Hospital and Orlando Health Emergency Room and Medical Pavilion – Osceola Welcomes New Interventional Cardiologist

Jun 17, 2022 at 03:15 pm by pj

Dr. Abid Shah will provide minimally invasive cardiac care to patients in Osceola County, Florida.   Abid Shah, M.D., has recently joined the Orlando Health Heart and V.... Read More

A Commonly Undiagnosed Sleep Condition is Killing Brevard County Residents

Jun 16, 2022 at 02:13 pm by pj

Parrish Healthcare first in Brevard County to receive certification in new treatment for sleep disorder             &n.... Read More

AdventHealth Palm Coast Parkway Hospital and Robins & Morton Celebrate Topping Out

Jun 16, 2022 at 01:54 pm by pj

PALM COAST, Fla. – AdventHealth and construction firm Robins & Morton recently celebrated topping out the four-story, 153,000-square-foot AdventHealth Palm Coas.... Read More

Will the US Overcome Its Covid Complacency Even as the Threat Returns?

Jun 15, 2022 at 03:00 pm by pj

By Elisabeth Rosenthal, Kaiser Health News A few months ago, it seemed as though the country was poised to finally tame the pandemic, after two years of restrictio.... Read More

Trauma Surgeons Detail the Horror of Mass Shootings in the Wake of Uvalde and Call for Reforms

Jun 15, 2022 at 02:52 pm by pj

By Andy Miller and Lauren Sausser, Kaiser Health News  When Dr. Roy Guerrero, a pediatrician in Uvalde, Texas, testified before a U.S. House committee Wed.... Read More

Medicaid Weighs Attaching Strings to Nursing Home Payments to Improve Patient Care

Jun 15, 2022 at 02:46 pm by pj

By Susan Jaffe, Kaiser Health News The Biden administration is considering a requirement that the nation’s 15,500 nursing homes spend most of their payments from M.... Read More

Pandemic Socialization Reintegration Anxiety

Jun 15, 2022 at 10:24 am by pj

  By MARY-CATHERINE SEGOTA, PsyD Individual reactions to the pandemic have differed in many ways. The initial adjustment to the shock of sudden and necessary lockdown a.... Read More

Nemours Children’s Hospital is Recognized by the U.S. News & World Report 2022-23 Best Children’s Hospitals for the First Time

Jun 14, 2022 at 05:48 pm by pj

  Nemours Children’s Health, providing pediatric care at more than 74 sites in four states, is proud to once again be recognized among the nation’s best.&nbs.... Read More

For Physicians Seeking Care for Burnout or Other Medical or Mental Health Concerns, AMA Calls for Safe Havens

Jun 14, 2022 at 04:57 pm by pj

  CHICAGO – For physicians who seek care for burnout or other issues, the American Medical Association (AMA) today urged states to create “safe-haven”.... Read More

AMA Adopts New Public Health Policies to Improve Health of Nation

Jun 14, 2022 at 10:28 am by pj

CHICAGO - The American Medical Association (AMA), the premier national physician organization in the country, voted this week to adopt new policies aimed at improving the heal.... Read More

Orlando Health Receives “Best Children’s Hospital” Designation in Five Specialties

Jun 14, 2022 at 10:21 am by pj

Orlando  – Orlando Health Arnold Palmer Hospital for Children and Orlando Health Winnie Palmer Hospital for Women & Babies have been recognized as Best Chi.... Read More

U.S. News Reveals the 2022-2023 Best Children’s Hospitals

Jun 14, 2022 at 12:15 am by pj

Southeast region rankings included   U.S. News & World Report, the global authority in hospital rankings and consumer advice, has revealed the 2022-2023 Best Childr.... Read More

Robins & Morton Completes Four-story Vertical Expansion and Renovation at BayCare St. Anthony’s Hospital  

Jun 13, 2022 at 07:58 pm by pj

  ST PETERSBURG, Fla. (June 13 2022) – Construction firm Robins & Morton recently completed a four-story vertical expansion and renovation project at BayCare&r.... Read More

DOH-Marion Hosts Free School Vaccination Event

Jun 13, 2022 at 07:48 pm by pj

    OCALA — Although the school year in Marion County recently ended, it’s not too soon to think about the necessary non-COVID-19 vaccination.... Read More

Medix Expands Support for Healthcare Employers and Job Seekers in Orlando

Jun 13, 2022 at 07:44 pm by pj

  ORLANDO - Medix, a national organization specialized in workforce solutions and recruiting skilled personnel for clients in the Healthcare, Life Sciences, Engineering.... Read More

AMA Adopts New Policy Aimed at Addressing Public Health Disinformation

Jun 13, 2022 at 07:25 pm by pj

CHICAGO – With the spread of disinformation continuing to negatively impact efforts to combat the COVID-19 pandemic and sowing distrust in vaccines, public health mitiga.... Read More

OCPS Begins Food & Nutrition Services' "Summer Meals All Summer Long" Program

Jun 10, 2022 at 06:58 pm by pj

The school year may be over, but as inflation, rising rent, and the mounting cost of gas take a financial toll on Central Florida families, the season for food insecurity is j.... Read More

UF Researchers Identify Blood Biomarker that Could Aid in Parkinson’s Diagnosis

Jun 10, 2022 at 05:25 pm by pj

  By Michelle Jaffee New research by University of Florida neuroscientists shows there are alterations in the expression of two specific proteins in blood immune cells.... Read More

ICARE Co-founder, Cheryl Brown Merriwether, Wins SUCCESS Magazine’s Women of Influence Award 

Jun 10, 2022 at 05:14 pm by pj

  International Center for Addiction and Recovery Education™ (ICARE) proudly announces Co-founder Cheryl Brown Merriwether has been named a Woman of Infl.... Read More

Advanced Dermatology and Cosmetic Surgery Announces Free Total-Body Skin Cancer Screening Exams for New Patients in 2022

Jun 10, 2022 at 03:30 pm by pj

Physician-led network offering complimentary lifesaving screenings across its network of Florida clinics   MAITLAND – Advanced Dermatology and Cosmetic Sur.... Read More