Your Building Might Be Making You Sick

Jul 20, 2021 at 01:52 pm by pj

   “Buildings can act as a tool to fight infectious disease, or work against us!”… Joseph Allen   By KEITH W. THOMAS Healthcare prof.... Read More

Healthcare Now Radio, July 17, 2021

Jul 20, 2021 at 01:22 pm by pj

 Join Larry Jones and Dr. Mark Chaet as they discuss: Covid -19 and Delta Variant Vaccine and Possible Side Effects   Show guest this week:  Dr. Angela.... Read More

Accel Research Sites Now Enrolling for Multiple Pediatric ADHD Clinical Trials

Jul 20, 2021 at 01:18 pm by pj

  Clinical trials starting soon for ages 4 to 17   MAITLAND - During the pandemic many clinical.... Read More

Clermont CBOC Moves to Brand New Clinic

Jul 20, 2021 at 10:41 am by pj

The new Clermont Community-Based Outpatient Clinic (CBOC) has moved approximately three miles from the previous location (New address: 3200 Citrus Tower Blvd., Clermont, FL 34.... Read More

Dying Patients With Rare Diseases Struggle to Get Experimental Therapies

Jul 20, 2021 at 09:22 am by pj

   By Christina Bennett, Kaiser Health News   At 15, Autumn Fuernisen is dying. She was diagnosed at age 11 with a rare degenerative brain disorde.... Read More

Hospital ‘Trauma Centers’ Charging Enormous Fees to Treat Minor Injuries

Jul 20, 2021 at 04:11 am by pj

  By Jay Hancock, Kaiser Health News  The care was ordinary. A hospital in Modesto, California, treated a 30-year-old man for shoulder and back pain after a c.... Read More

Avoiding Inventory Mistakes: Tips for Medical Professionals   

Jul 20, 2021 at 03:52 am by pj

  Your patient is your top priority, but as a medical professional, don’t forget the critical role inventory plays in your organization’s success. Pharmaceut.... Read More

Orlando Health Expands Appointment-free Pfizer Vaccines for the Public to Two Locations

Jul 19, 2021 at 10:55 am by pj

  Drive-through clinic and Orlando Health Scripts pharmacy at Orlando Health Heart & Vascular Institute offer first and second dose vaccines   Orlando Health.... Read More

Study: Cannabis is not a Gateway Drug

Jul 18, 2021 at 03:15 pm by pj

By MICHAEL C. PATTERSON      For decades, prohibitionists have lived and died by the claim that cannabis is a “gateway” drug that will lead p.... Read More

Natural Antibodies vs Vaccination

Jul 16, 2021 at 06:09 pm by pj

The Biden Administration is committed to vaccinating 70% of the U.S. population. Every day, Epidemiologists and Frontline Physicians are gaining a greater understanding of C.... Read More

UF College of Medicine Adds First New Clinical Department in 30 Years

Jul 16, 2021 at 01:28 pm by pj

By KAREN DOOLEYThe University of Florida College of Medicine has launched the department of physical medicine and rehabilitation, or PM&R, the first time in.... Read More

Internationally Renowned Bariatric Surgeon Joins HCA Healthcare North Florida Division – Orlando Market

Jul 16, 2021 at 01:21 pm by pj

   Lake Nona Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery expands services to patients seeking weight loss solutions through the 20-year expertise of pioneering surgeon, Keith K.... Read More

Improving Patient Experience in Value-Based Care

Jul 16, 2021 at 04:41 am by pj

Why the traditional approach to patient referral needs to change, and how   “In the traditional model of how patients are referred to specialists, there is a lack.... Read More

AdventHealth Reports Jump in COVID Hospitalizations as Delta Spreads

Jul 15, 2021 at 08:16 pm by pj

  AdventHealth doctors say most of the people who are severely ill are unvaccinated   About 430 people were hospitalized Thursday with COVID-19 in AdventHealth ho.... Read More

Senate Democrats’ Plan Boosts Spending on Medicare, ACA Subsidies, Long-Term Care

Jul 15, 2021 at 08:03 pm by pj

  By Michael McAuliff, Kaiser Health News  The budget package Democrats are assembling in Congress would likely provide the biggest jolt to the American healt.... Read More

Healthcare Now Radio, July 10, 2021

Jul 15, 2021 at 07:35 pm by pj

Join Larry Jones and Dr. Mark Chaet as they discuss current healthcare issues for patients, providers and payors.    Listen Live Saturdays from 1:00-2:00 pm.... Read More

Cornerstone Hospice Celebrates Construction of Orlando’s First Free-standing Hospice House

Jul 15, 2021 at 04:40 pm by pj

  While Orlando offers an array of superior healthcare services, it is one of the few major metropolitan areas without a free-standing hospice house.   Cornerston.... Read More

Rare Disease Council in Florida: Hopeful Start of a New Rare Era   

Jul 15, 2021 at 09:44 am by pj

 By Jhoanny Cardenas Just over six years ago, my family changed forever. What began as a conversation about a possible learning disabi.... Read More

Embrace Families' Back to School Shoe Drive

Jul 14, 2021 at 03:46 pm by pj

Starting a new school year can be intimidating for any child, but it can be even scarier for a child who has experienced a crisis and is in foster care. That’s why .... Read More

Health Officials Issue Blue-Green Algae Bloom Alert for Lake Rowena

Jul 14, 2021 at 12:05 pm by pj

 The Florida Department of Health in Orange County has issued a Health Alert for the presence of harmful blue-green algal toxins in Lake Rowena. This.... Read More