Why Your Practice Needs a Health Coaching and Weight-Loss Program

May 01, 2015 at 03:45 pm by Staff

What’s a Health Coach Anyway?Health coaches are popping up all over the country working with individual clients, doctor’s offices as well as public and private sector wellness.... Read More

Changing Trends in Medicine

May 01, 2015 at 03:30 pm by Staff

During the American Association of Physician Specialists, Inc.’s (AAPS) 2015 House of Delegates and Annual Scientific Meeting June 26-July 1 at the Hilton Clearwater Beach in.... Read More

Is Your Office Ready For EMV in October And Can Your Office Survive Credit Card Fraud?

May 01, 2015 at 03:15 pm by Staff

Beginning in October 2015 all medical practices must be EMV Compliant or they run the risk of being 100 percent at fault for any credit card fraud initiated from their office..... Read More

Five Ways Millennials Have Shaken Up Healthcare

May 01, 2015 at 02:45 pm by Staff

ORLANDO--The most powerful demographic group – millennials, ages 21-32, empowered by advances in technology – are turning America’s healthcare landscape upside down. In a rece.... Read More

Octogenarian Ophthalmologist Still Working Six Days a Week

May 01, 2015 at 02:45 pm by Staff

SUMTERVILLE - It's not every day you come across an octogenarian who is still working part-time. And it is even more uncommon to find one who is a practicing physician. But it.... Read More

April 2015

Apr 07, 2015 at 04:30 pm by Staff

CFHA Welcomes New Director of Marketing Central Florida Health Alliance (CFHA) has welcomed its new Director of Marketing – W. Frank Faust, who most recently served in a sim.... Read More


Apr 07, 2015 at 04:27 pm by Staff

Founder, Interlachen Pediatrics MAITLAND - When Brenda Holson started her practice in 1985, she and her business partner had two patients: “Her kid and my kid,” Holson said..... Read More

Marijuana, Medicine & Addiction

Apr 07, 2015 at 04:20 pm by Staff

A conversation with ASAM President Dr. Stuart Gitlow With three states plus the District of Columbia sanctioning recreational use of marijuana and virtually all other states.... Read More

Gearing up for ICD-10

Apr 07, 2015 at 04:16 pm by Staff

CMS confirms Oct. 1 switch; healthcare consultant offers cautionary notes Successful completion of a full week of end-to-end testing of the new ICD-10 coding shows the healt.... Read More

Stock Market Jitters?

Apr 07, 2015 at 04:07 pm by Staff

It may be time to take some profits With U.S. stock markets not far from record highs, it’s not surprising to hear that most analysts, economists, and investors are increasin.... Read More

Protect Seniors from Financial Abuse

Apr 07, 2015 at 04:06 pm by Staff

It’s unfortunate but true: The elderly population is targeted for financial abuse or exploitation. In fact, by some estimates, this type of targeted abuse results in billions.... Read More

Youth Baseball Throwing Injuries

Apr 07, 2015 at 04:04 pm by Staff

An increasing number of shoulder and elbow injuries have been seen in youth baseball pitchers for the past several decades. These young athletes are at particular risk becaus.... Read More

Protecting Volunteer Physicians

Apr 07, 2015 at 04:02 pm by Staff

Florida’s Sovereign Immunity Law strongest in nation A vital piece of legislation that many physicians remain unaware of makes it easier for them to volunteer at the state’s.... Read More

Practicing Medicine without Politics

Apr 07, 2015 at 04:00 pm by Staff

Volunteer physicians enjoy camaraderie at free clinics, made possible by state’s strong sovereign immunity law Every Monday afternoon, retired Clearwater cardiologist Paul K.... Read More

Exodus from Private Practice

Apr 07, 2015 at 03:57 pm by Staff

For doctors to focus solely on patient in post-ACA era, collective bargaining is needed It’s reasonable to say the outlook for physician providers is grim. As pressure keep.... Read More

A Gateway of Medical Care

Apr 07, 2015 at 03:54 pm by Staff

UCF College of Medicine expands physician practice, partners with Florida Hospital, embraces new moniker Florida Hospital and the University of Central Florida (UCF) Health ar.... Read More

March 2015

Mar 13, 2015 at 12:32 pm by Staff

ORL GR March We Care of Lake County Celebrates 20 Years We Care of Lake County, a physician access network supported and led by the Lake-Sumter Medical Society, celebrated t.... Read More


Mar 13, 2015 at 12:31 pm by Staff

Chair, Thoracic/Head and Neck Cancers Section, UF Health Cancer Center - Orlando Health ORLANDO - When Kavita Pattani gave birth to her first child, she was a chief surgical.... Read More

Team Web Design: More Bang for Your Buck

Mar 13, 2015 at 12:29 pm by Staff

Think hard about your practice’s web site. Is it performing well, or have you experienced a slump in your business, and your bottom line? Consider the following questions: I.... Read More

The Untold Story of Sleep Apnea Part 2

Mar 13, 2015 at 12:27 pm by Staff

Part one of this three-part article published previously in Medical News described the double jeopardy of glucocorticoid-induced sleep debt. Here, Part 2 describes the action.... Read More