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

Patients May Require Post-Pandemic Reassurances to Reengage

Jul 14, 2021 at 03:03 am by pj

By JIM DURKIN    Less than half of the population of Florida is fully vaccinated even while the Covid vaccine is widely available. For the nearly 20% of residents.... Read More

UF Researchers Use AI to Develop Precision Dosing for Treatment Aimed at Preventing Dementia

Jul 14, 2021 at 12:52 am by pj

By Jill PeaseGAINESVILLE, Fla. — University of Florida researchers studying the use of a noninvasive brain stimulation treatment paired with cognitive training have foun.... Read More

Blue-Green Algae Bloom Alert Issued for Lake Howell

Jul 14, 2021 at 12:47 am by pj

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

Technology Innovations Being Utilized in the Medical Setting

Jul 13, 2021 at 04:19 pm by pj

By NICK GAFFEY   Technology Innovations being utilized in the Healthcare Setting: Cutting-edge technology is no stranger to the healthcare market with some of the best.... Read More

Food for Thought Presentation: A Look at Lockdowns

Jul 13, 2021 at 03:00 pm by pj

In the interest of providing differing perspectives on lockdowns and how the pandemic was managed, we bring this presentation to our readers.  PANDA’s co-founder,.... Read More

The Pandemic, the Recession, and Hunger: What We’ve Learned

Jul 13, 2021 at 12:10 am by pj

  By Dave Krepcho  “Just because I have a car doesn’t mean I have enough money to buy food.” This quote, featured in a 2020 New Yo.... Read More

AIM ImmunoTech Announces Phase 2a Human Trial Testing Ampligen as an Intranasal Antiviral Prophylactic Therapy

Jul 12, 2021 at 02:45 pm by pj

  Subjects will be exposed under controlled clinical facilities and medical monitoring to A/Perth/16/2009 (H3N2) or human rhinovirus (hRV-16) to gauge Ampligen’s e.... Read More

Healthcare Now Radio July 3, 2021

Jul 12, 2021 at 02:23 pm by pj

Join Larry Jones & Dr. Mark Chaet as they discuss: Covid 19 Update Novavax announcing it’s new vaccine had reached 90% Efficacy Rate Protein based vaccine FDA.... Read More

Weighing Pros and Cons of Prescribing Hot-Button Alzheimer’s Drug

Jul 11, 2021 at 04:22 pm by pj

By Judith Graham, Kaiser Health News As physicians and health policy experts debate the merits of Aduhelm, the first new drug for Alzheimer’s disease approved in 1.... Read More

Effort to Decipher Hospital Prices Yields Key Finding: Don’t Try It at Home

Jul 11, 2021 at 04:17 pm by pj

By Bernard J. Wolfson, Kaiser Health News A federal price transparency rule that took effect this year was supposed to give patients, employers and insurers a clearer pi.... Read More

Healthcare Now Radio June 26, 2021

Jul 11, 2021 at 03:59 pm by pj

Join Dr. Mark & Larry Jones as they discuss: FDA Approval of Aduheum, the first new Alzheimer’s drug in 40 Yrs. $56,000 Annual Expense is a real problem. How ca.... Read More

Federal Speech Rulings May Embolden Health Care Workers to Call Out Safety Issues

Jul 11, 2021 at 03:48 pm by pj

By Harris Meyer, Kaiser Health News Karen Jo Young wrote a letter to her local newspaper criticizing executives at the hospital where she worked as an activities coordin.... Read More

One Stop Shop for Expecting & New Mother and Father Veterans

Jul 10, 2021 at 03:34 pm by pj

Why not have Perinatal resources under one roof? The Orlando VA Healthcare System (OVAHCS) is proud to announce the latest program developed for soon-to-be mother and father V.... Read More

HCA Healthcares North Florida Division Orlando Market Welcomes Family Medicine Physician to Poinciana Team

Jul 10, 2021 at 03:24 pm by pj

  HCA Healthcare’s North Florida Division – Orlando Market has announced the hiring of a new family medicine physician at Poinciana Primary Care. J.... Read More