Orlando Health Welcomes New Chief Medical Information & IT Innovation Officer

Mar 25, 2020 at 11:02 am by pj

    Orlando – Orlando Health is pleased to announce Marshall Denkinger, MD, has joined as new chief medical information and information technology/clini.... Read More

Community Health Centers - COVID Update 3/25/2020

Mar 25, 2020 at 09:45 am by pj

  COMMUNITY HEALTH CENTERS, INC. – COVID-19 UPDATE – MARCH 25, 2020   WINTER GARDEN – Community Health Centers (CHC) continues to monitor t.... Read More

DOH-Orange Opens Appointment Only COVID-19 Testing Site

Mar 25, 2020 at 12:17 am by pj

  ORLANDO, FL – The Florida Department of Health in Orange County (DOH-Orange) will open a Coronavirus (COVID-19) testing site in Orange County on M.... Read More

Math Behind Medical Malpractice Carrier Consolidation

Mar 24, 2020 at 11:45 pm by pj

  By ROBERT C. HALL   With the recent acquisition of Norcal Mutual by ProAssurance, the medical malpractice insurance market continues to consolidate. I think thi.... Read More

UF Health Working with The Villages® and State Officials to Rapidly Ramp Up Coronavirus Testing

Mar 24, 2020 at 04:36 pm by pj

  GAINESVILLE  — University of Florida Health is teaming up with The Villages® community, The Villages Health primary care network, Florida Gov. R.... Read More

Does Everyone Over 60 Need To Take The Same Coronavirus Precautions?

Mar 24, 2020 at 04:19 pm by pj

(iStock/Getty Images)   Judith Graham, Kaiser Health News She knew it wasn’t a good idea and her daughter would disapprove. Nonetheless, Barbara Figge Fox, 79, r.... Read More

CDC Coronavirus Testing Decision Likely To Haunt Nation For Months To Come

Mar 24, 2020 at 04:12 pm by pj

 (Dan DeLong for KHN)   Rachana Pradhan,  Kaiser Health News As the novel coronavirus snaked its way across the globe, the Centers for Disease Control and Pr.... Read More

MIT Sloan Group Releases Tools to Prevent Health System Collapse

Mar 24, 2020 at 03:38 pm by pj

  To prevent hospitals from being overwhelmed, states should focus on preventing the spread of COVID-19 at high-risk sites, such as nursing homes, and in high-risk local.... Read More

UF Health Leesburg Hospital and UF Health The Villages® Hospital New Patient Visitation Restrictions

Mar 24, 2020 at 03:23 pm by pj

 LEESBURG — As cases of COVID-19 — the novel 2019 coronavirus — continue to increase throughout Central Florida, many area residents want to know about.... Read More

Axiom Bank Offers Relief to Customers Financially Impacted by COVID-19

Mar 24, 2020 at 02:20 am by pj

  Payment Deferral Program to Provide Loan Assistance for Business Owners and Consumers   ORLANDO – Axiom Bank, N.A., a Maitland-based, leading communi.... Read More

Cushman & Wakefield Arranges ±88,000-SF Lease for United Medco HQ at Coral Springs Commerce Center II

Mar 23, 2020 at 08:38 pm by pj

  The Move will Allow the Pharmaceutical Company to Add 50 to 75 New Jobs CORAL SPRINGS  – Cushman & Wakefield&nbs.... Read More

CMS Announces New Targeted Plan for Healthcare Facility Inspections in Light of COVID-19

Mar 23, 2020 at 06:27 pm by pj

  Inspection at Kirkland facility inform Agency’s move to further focused inspection process Today, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is an.... Read More

Parrish Medical Center Announces Temporary COVID-19 No-Visitor Policy

Mar 23, 2020 at 03:37 pm by pj

  TITUSVILLE, FLA. (March 23, 2020) –To further assure a safe, healing healthcare environment for everyone, Parrish Medical Center is immediately implementing.... Read More

Integrated Independent Physicians Network Update: Telehealth Alert from Payers

Mar 23, 2020 at 03:28 pm by pj

While physician offices are being overwhelmed with patient requests, the opportunity to manage non-COVID-19 patients' problems is a priority. CMS, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Fl.... Read More

Coronavirus Update: How to Stay Healthy and Engaged While at Home 

Mar 23, 2020 at 12:39 pm by pj

  By ALICIA COONCE, D.O., FAAP, Community Health Centers – Tavares    Now that the kids are out of school with an extended holiday and the US.... Read More

Attorney General Barr Urges Public to Report COVID-19 Fraud

Mar 23, 2020 at 01:53 am by pj

  Attorney General William P. Barr is urging the public to report suspected fraud schemes related to COVID-19 (the Coronavirus) by calling the National Center.... Read More

CMS Announces Relief for Clinicians, Providers, Hospitals and Facilities Participating in Quality Reporting Programs in Response to COVID-19

Mar 22, 2020 at 05:49 pm by pj

  Today, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) announced unprecedented relief for the clinicians, providers, and facilities participating in Medicare qu.... Read More

Parrish Healthcare Offering COVID19HRA, A Free Online Risk Assessment and Care Navigator Consultations  

Mar 22, 2020 at 12:18 am by pj

    TITUSVILLE – Preventing the spread of COVID-19 is imperative. Parrish Medical Center | Parrish Healthcare is now offering a free COVID-19 Online Ris.... Read More

AMA Resources Available to Physicians to Navigate COVID-19 Pandemic

Mar 21, 2020 at 11:01 pm by pj

  CHICAGO – To assist physicians on the front lines of the COVID-19 pandemic, the American Medical Association (AMA) today highlighted the latest, comprehensive re.... Read More

AdventHealth Coronavirus Update: Visitor Policy and Elective Procedures for Central Florida

Mar 21, 2020 at 10:53 pm by pj

      AdventHealth has a responsibility to protect the greater community from the spread of novel coronavirus (COVID-19). As a trusted community pa.... Read More