Biosimilar Drugs Are Cheaper Than Biologics. Are They Similar Enough to Switch?

Sep 28, 2021 at 02:06 pm by pj

By Michelle Andrews, Kaiser Health News It took years for Elle Moxley to get a diagnosis that explained her crippling gastrointestinal pain, digestion problems, fa.... Read More

A Daily Pill to Treat Covid Could Be Just Months Away, Scientists Say

Sep 28, 2021 at 02:00 pm by pj

By JoNel Aleccia, Kaiser Health News Within a day of testing positive for covid-19 in June, Miranda Kelly was sick enough to be scared. At 44, with diabetes and high blo.... Read More

Senior Scam Alert - Keeping our Patients Safe

Sep 28, 2021 at 01:37 pm by pj

  By APRIL BOYKIN   In the medical profession, we frequently field questions, complaints, or even tales of woe from our patients who are victims of fraud. It is e.... Read More

Are we Winning or Losing the FIGHT against Covid-19? 

Sep 28, 2021 at 01:26 pm by pj

  By KEITH W. THOMAS    Tools  “Buildings can be a tool in the fight to control infectious diseases,” said Joseph Allen, director.... Read More

Does Your Practice Need to Start a Blog?

Sep 28, 2021 at 01:11 pm by pj

  By JENNIFER CERNA    Everyone today knows what a blog is. But with so many out there, have you ever wondered, “why should I start a blog?&r.... Read More

But We Have an In-House IT Guy!

Sep 28, 2021 at 01:06 pm by pj

  By JAMES GENTRY   One of our biggest challenges as an IT firm (we are also known as Managed Service Providers, or MSPs) is convincing businesses that they reall.... Read More

As In-Person Learning Resumes, Teens May Face Pressure to Vape

Sep 28, 2021 at 12:57 pm by pj

By JANELLE HOM   This fall, kids in Orlando and throughout Florida will return to in-person learning, some for the first time in more than a year. While the schools are.... Read More

A Physician Who Knows Things Only Professional Athletes Know

Sep 28, 2021 at 12:18 pm by pj

   Bruce Thomas, MD, Orlando Health Jewett Orthopedic Institute   Dr. Bruce Thomas of Orlando Health Jewett Orthopedic Institute (JOI) treats some of the mos.... Read More

Orlando Team Hope Walk To Support HDSA

Sep 24, 2021 at 02:11 pm by pj

  Takes place Saturday, October 16th at Cranes Roost Park Altamonte Springs, Florida (August 17, 2021) –&nb.... Read More

Orlando Health Receives 14 National Recognitions from American Heart Association

Sep 24, 2021 at 02:05 pm by pj

  Orlando Health Dr. P. Phillips Hospital, Orlando Health Orlando Regional Medical Center, Orlando Health South Lake Hospital and Bayfro nt Health St. Petersburg were aw.... Read More

Study: Cannabis Patients See Improvement in Pain Management, PTSD, and Sleep

Sep 24, 2021 at 01:00 pm by pj

  By MICHAEL C. PATTERSON   A new study involving patients, mostly over 50 years old, shows improvements in the symptoms caused by chronic pain, post-traumatic st.... Read More

Shepherd’s Hope Receives $250,000 Grant Award from Direct Relief’s Fund for Health Equity

Sep 24, 2021 at 12:26 am by pj

Shepherd’s Hope has announced it is among 40 awardees across 20 U.S. states that received a grant from Direct Relief’s Fund for Health Equity, which mobilizes fina.... Read More

Ransomware is Rampant: Is Your Healthcare Business Safe?

Sep 23, 2021 at 10:20 pm by pj

While a host of protective measures can limit the risk, outsourcing to an expert third party cybersecurity firm may be the safest option   By Eric Brackett .... Read More

Reconnecting with Connections Post-Pandemic

Sep 23, 2021 at 01:15 pm by pj

Thousands of conferences and tradeshows were postponed and rebooked as virtual events or were cancelled in 2020 and early 2021 due to the pandemic. While video call presentati.... Read More

DOH-Orange Expands Dental Services to Serve Ryan White Clients

Sep 22, 2021 at 05:10 pm by pj

ORLANDO - The Dental Program at the Florida Department of Health in Orange County is proud to announce their expansion of service offerings to the Department&rs.... Read More

Utilizing Artificial Intelligence to Reduce Burnout

Sep 22, 2021 at 01:36 pm by pj

By CRAIG NEWMAN  Provider burnout is a familiar issue for many in the healthcare industry. Healthcare organizations routinely seek to develop strategies that protect the.... Read More

Parrish Medical Center Offers Monoclonal Antibody Treatments to Eligible Community Members

Sep 22, 2021 at 11:53 am by pj

        TITUSVILLE — Parrish Medical Center Infusion Center offers Monoclonal Antibody (MAB) treatments by appointment only. PMC’s Infusi.... Read More

Audrey Gregory Named President and CEO for AdventHealth in Flagler, Lake and Volusia Counties

Sep 22, 2021 at 11:50 am by pj

Gregory joins AdventHealth from Detroit Medical Center.   Audrey Gregory, Ph.D., has been named president/CEO for AdventHealth in Flagler, Lake and Volusia counties. Gr.... Read More

Health Officials Urge Mosquito-Borne Illness Awareness

Sep 22, 2021 at 11:46 am by pj

  Sanford — The Florida Department of Health in Seminole County (DOH-Seminole) officials emphasize the importance of Florida’s residents and visito.... Read More

Will ‘Dr. Disinformation’ Ever Face the Music?

Sep 22, 2021 at 06:43 am by pj

  By Victoria Knight, Kaiser Health News   Earlier this month, Dr. Rashid Buttar posted on Twitter that covid-19 “was a planned operation” and sh.... Read More