Grace Medical Home Celebrates Fifth Birthday

Jun 22, 2015 at 08:37 am by Staff

In May, Grace Medical Home celebrated 5 years of providing the highest level of healthcare to the uninsured of Central Florida.Grace Medical Home has also played a significant.... Read More

Central Florida Regional Hospital and Osceola Regional Medical Center Designated Provisional Level II Trauma Centers

Jun 22, 2015 at 08:32 am by Staff

In an effort to expand access to life-saving medical care for critically injured patients, Central Florida Regional Hospital and Osceola Regional Medical Center have been desi.... Read More

ORMC surgical areas add more ORs

Jun 19, 2015 at 03:03 pm by Staff

The Orlando Regional Medical Center (ORMC) Redesign and Renovation Project continues with its Surgical Services expansion and renovation. The 28,000-square-foot addition inclu.... Read More

Alternatives to Low Fixed Interest Investments

Jun 19, 2015 at 02:47 pm by Staff

The stock markets are too high and overdue for another crash. CD’s, money markets and bond rates are the lowest in history. Are there any good high-income investments?We are a.... Read More

Reaching Stroke Survivors Around the Globe

Jun 19, 2015 at 02:38 pm by Staff

Valerie Greene, (l), with “Ana,” (center) at Hive of Hope meeting. WINTER PARK— At an early spring Bcenter Hive of Hope support group meeting at the Winter Park Civic Center i.... Read More

Every Step of the Way

Jun 19, 2015 at 02:13 pm by Staff

ORLANDO - When Michael Muszynski was born with a congenital heart defect in 1952, doctors told his mother they did not expect him to live more than two years. When he made it.... Read More

Benefitting from Return on Engagement

Jun 19, 2015 at 02:02 pm by Staff

When Orlando Medical News’ website is re-launched soon, it will feature arguably the most advanced business-to-business (B2B) platform in the industry.  “I’m not aware of any.... Read More

The Rock Star of Stroke

Jun 19, 2015 at 01:43 pm by Staff

The Challenge of Getting Paid

Jun 08, 2015 at 02:32 pm by Staff

As the American culture shifts to grind more financial responsibility onto patients, hospitals are facing more costly hurtles. A few sobering facts: 81 percent of true self-pa.... Read More

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

PHYSICIAN SPOTLIGHT: Brenda Holson, MD

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