Letter from the Editor: The Times They Are a-Changin’

Aug 21, 2015 at 12:06 pm by Staff

Undergoing transformative change, this industry has been tasked with fundamentally altering delivery methods and asked to meet heightened consumer expectations and increased d.... Read More

Opportunity for Growth

Aug 12, 2015 at 05:04 pm by Staff

Every report that attempts to peer into the future of the Lake Nona Medical City area sees the same vision – a community that will continue to boom for decades.That’s one of t.... Read More

Home (again) in Orlando

Aug 12, 2015 at 04:53 pm by Staff

ORLANDO - When he was growing up in Puerto Rico, Hector Ramirez was fascinated with fish. He had four fish tanks in his home. His favorite recreational pastime was fishing. An.... Read More

Sanford-Burnham Gift Will Expedite Institution's 10-Year Strategic Vision

Aug 12, 2015 at 04:11 pm by Staff

In June, Sanford-Burnham Medical Research Institute (Sanford-Burnham) announced receipt of a $100 million gift from Conrad Prebys, a prominent San Diego developer, philanthrop.... Read More

Nemours: An Integral Cog in Medical City’s Wheelhouse

Aug 12, 2015 at 03:40 pm by Staff

The Orlando door wasn’t exactly held open for Nemours when plans materialized in 2005 to construct a children’s hospital in Orange County’s burgeoning Lake Nona Medical City.I.... Read More

Megan Glass Named Marketing Director at SCRMC

Aug 11, 2015 at 12:29 am by Staff

Megan Glass has been named as the Marketing Director at St. Cloud Regional Medical Center reporting directly to the CEO.  As the Marketing Director, Megan will oversee all asp.... Read More

Mark Strachan Named Practice Manager at St. Cloud Physician Management

Aug 11, 2015 at 12:27 am by Staff

Mark Strachan has been named as the Practice Manager at St. Cloud Physician Management. As the Practice Manager, Mark will direct and supervise the day-to-day functions of spe.... Read More

St. Cloud Regional Medical Center Welcomes Belinda Johnson, MD

Aug 11, 2015 at 12:25 am by Staff

Family Practitioner Belinda Johnson, MD joined the Medical Staff at St. Cloud Regional Medical Center in July.Dr. Johnson treats a wide range of primary care conditions for ch.... Read More

U.S. News & World Report Names Florida Hospital Best in State

Aug 11, 2015 at 12:23 am by Staff

Florida Hospital has been recognized as the best hospital for 2015-16 in Florida by U.S. News & World Report. The annual U.S. News Best Hospitals rankings, now in their 26th y.... Read More

Jamal Hakim, MD, named COO, and Bernadette M. Spong named CFO, Orlando Health

Jul 13, 2015 at 03:02 pm by Staff

David Strong, president and CEO, Orlando Health, has named Jamal Hakim, MD, chief operating officer (COO) and Bernadette M. Spong, CPA, chief financial officer (CFO) of the or.... Read More

True Health Names a New Chief Executive Officer to Lead the Organization

Jul 13, 2015 at 02:59 pm by Staff

True Health, Inc. announced that its Board of Directors has named Latrice Stewart as the company’s Chief Executive Officer. Stewart has been in healthcare for more than 20 yea.... Read More

JDL HealthTech Introduces HIPAA Security Essentials

Jul 13, 2015 at 02:58 pm by Staff

JDL HealthTech, a division of JDL Technologies and an industry leader in HIPAA-compliant IT services, today introduced its newest HIPAA compliance service, HIPAA Security Esse.... Read More

Florida Radiological Society Receives Overall Excellence Award

Jul 13, 2015 at 02:43 pm by Staff

The Florida Radiological Society – of which all of Florida Hospital’s radiologists are members – was honored with the Overall Excellence State Chapter Award at the Annual Amer.... Read More

Florida Hospital First in State to Offer More Accurate Prostate Cancer Screening Tool

Jul 13, 2015 at 02:41 pm by Staff

The Global Robotics Institute and Center for Urologic Cancer at Florida Hospital Celebration Health is the first in Florida to offer a blood test, the Prostate Health Index, w.... Read More

Digestive and liver Center of Florida Announces a New Pediatric Gastroenterologist

Jul 13, 2015 at 02:38 pm by Staff

Dr. Walia is Board Certified in Pediatrics and specializes in Pediatric Gastroenterology. She completed her fellowship at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation.Her interests include.... Read More

Danna-Gracey Introduces New Lead Agent in Orlando

Jul 13, 2015 at 02:37 pm by Staff

One of the premiere independent malpractice insurance agencies in Florida, Danna-Gracey, has announced the hiring of Angela McCloskey, its new lead agent to head up its Orland.... Read More

Hunter’s Creek ER Celebrates First Anniversary

Jul 13, 2015 at 02:34 pm by Staff

The Hunter’s Creek freestanding Emergency Department on John Young Parkway is celebrating its first year of service.The Hunter’s Creek ER, a department of Osceola Regional Med.... Read More

How Telecom Keeps the Heart of Your Business Beating

Jul 13, 2015 at 01:18 pm by Staff

It’s beyond dispute that the playing field of the healthcare industry has changed significantly due to laws such as the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) and.... Read More

Central Florida Breathes Easier

Jul 13, 2015 at 01:06 pm by Staff

Residents of Orlando can breathe a little easier these days, according to the latest compilation of asthma capitals in the United States.Last year, Orlando was ranked as one o.... Read More

Pediatric Neurosurgeon Pushes the Limits

Jul 13, 2015 at 12:35 pm by Staff

ORLANDO - Meld the fictional characters from the television show Doogie Howser, MD and the movie Top Gun and you’ll have a peek into the non-fiction narrative of Todd Maugans’.... Read More