Nursing Home Residents Overlooked in Scramble for Covid Antibody Treatments

Nov 03, 2021 at 06:30 pm by pj

  By JoNel Aleccia, Kaiser Health News  Of the dozens of patients Dr. Jim Yates has treated for covid-19 at his long-term care center in rural Alabama, this o.... Read More

ERs Are Swamped With Seriously Ill Patients, Although Many Don’t Have Covid

Nov 03, 2021 at 06:24 pm by pj

  By Kate Wells, Michigan Radio, Kaiser Health News Inside the emergency department at Sparrow Hospital in Lansing, Michigan, staff members are struggling to care.... Read More

Medicare Punishes 2,499 Hospitals for High Readmissions

Nov 03, 2021 at 06:08 pm by pj

By Jordan Rau, Kaiser Health News  The federal government’s effort to penalize hospitals for excessive patient readmissions is ending its first decade with Me.... Read More

The Garage Enters into Strategic Partnership with PayrHealth 

Nov 03, 2021 at 08:30 am by pj

Addition of Contract Modeling and Management Solution to Empower Better Partnerships Between Payers and Providers    ORLANDO – Advanced p.... Read More

A Hidden Resource for Medical Professionals: Pre-Planning Advisors

Nov 03, 2021 at 08:26 am by pj

By TEE ROGERS   As a medical professional, the families you work with are sometimes facing the imminent loss of a loved one and many are making end-of-life decisions. B.... Read More

AdventHealth Purchases Minneola Land for Future Hospital

Nov 01, 2021 at 10:42 am by pj

AdventHealth has purchased a 30-acre parcel in the city of Minneola, with plans to expand its care network and better serve the residents of South Lake County.   T.... Read More

CMS Takes Steps to Reduce Disparities Among Patients with Chronic Kidney Disease and End-Stage Renal Disease

Oct 29, 2021 at 05:57 pm by pj

   Changes to ETC Model are among Innovation Center’s unprecedented steps to close health equity gaps Today, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services.... Read More

How Home-based Care During Covid Improved Value-Based Care Adoption

Oct 29, 2021 at 10:34 am by pj

  By MALCOLM COSTELLO   Over the past year, consumers have embraced the digitization of services of every kind as the pandemic has reshaped how businesses meet co.... Read More

Nemours Children’s Health Underscores the Importance of Children to Florida’s Future at Florida Chamber Kickoff

Oct 28, 2021 at 08:04 pm by pj

Inspiring the business community and policymakers to partner with Nemours Children’s Health was the goal of “The Future of Children’s Health in Florida,&rdqu.... Read More

True Health - Harvest Time Grand Opening

Oct 28, 2021 at 05:12 pm by pj

  True Health - Harvest Time Grand Opening November 2, 2021 | 11 AM - 12 PM 225 Harvest Time Drive |Sanford, FL 32771   Join us on November 3rd for the grand.... Read More

FAU Study Reveals Advanced Practice Nurses are Gaining Ground in Turf War with Physicians

Oct 28, 2021 at 11:46 am by pj

Researchers: Health Care Improves When APNs Practice Without Limitations      Since the early 1900s, physicians have traditionally dominated the field.... Read More

Meet Marianna Midkiff

Oct 28, 2021 at 11:30 am by pj

Marianna Midkiff, CEO, MK Medical Consulting introduces medical billing services offered with 25 years of experience.      

Orlando Health Selected for 2021 Patient Safety Collaboration Award

Oct 28, 2021 at 10:35 am by Knanni

The Florida Society for Healthcare Risk Management and Patient Safety (FSHRMPS) is pleased to announce that Orlando Health has been selected as the recipient of the 2021 Patie.... Read More

Central Florida Rotary Clubs Launch "Million Meal Marathon" to Help Feed Area Families

Oct 28, 2021 at 12:00 am by pj

  While Rotary Clubs often host food drives on an annual basis for their local communities, it’s the first time 47 clubs in the Central Florida area are uniting to.... Read More

Physician Opinion: Lethal Connections - “Complete Lives” Morphs into “COVID Protocol” in America’s Hospitals

Oct 27, 2021 at 03:15 pm by pj

By Elizabeth Lee Vliet, MD In a shocking departure from traditional hospital policies, a hospital admission has become like reporting to prison. Prisoners in America’s.... Read More

AMA Announces CPT Update to COVID-19 Vaccine Booster

Oct 27, 2021 at 03:07 pm by pj

New code for Janssen booster added to codes created for Moderna and Pfizer boostersCHICAGO -- The American Medical Association (AMA) today announced that the Current Proc.... Read More

Pharma Campaign Cash Delivered to Key Lawmakers With Surgical Precision

Oct 27, 2021 at 12:00 pm by pj

  By Victoria Knight and Rachana Pradhan and Elizabeth Lucas, Kaiser Health News The Biden administration and Congress are embroiled in high-st.... Read More

Medicare Plans’ ‘Free’ Dental, Vision, Hearing Benefits Come at a Cost

Oct 27, 2021 at 11:49 am by pj

  By Phil Galewitz, Kaiser Health News When Teresa Nolan Barensfeld turned 65 last year, she quickly decided on a private Medicare Advantage plan to cover her heal.... Read More

Dr. Muhammad Adnan Balouch Joins Orlando Heart & Vascular Center

Oct 26, 2021 at 06:20 pm by pj

Orlando Heart & Vascular Center announces the addition of Dr. Muhammad Adnan Balouch.  Balouch is a Board-Certified Interventional Cardiologist. He earned his medic.... Read More

Orlando Health Awarded Top Certifications for Digital Health Excellence

Oct 26, 2021 at 10:33 am by pj

  Healthcare organization earns designation as ‘Most Wired’   Orlando Health has been awarded two level 8 certifications for digital health by the Col.... Read More