Advancing TeleHealth in Florida

Nov 07, 2014 at 09:36 am by Staff

Southeastern Telehealth Resource Center to host first annual Florida TeleHealth Summit Dec. 4-5 in Winter Park WINTER PARK – As Floridians morph into holiday mode, a very im.... Read More

November 2014

Nov 07, 2014 at 09:28 am by Staff

IMPOWER Doctors Receive Waiver from Florida Board of Medicine to Prescribe Controlled Substances via Telepsychiatry Three Florida licensed medical doctors on staff at IMPOWE.... Read More

2015 Editorial Calendar

Oct 17, 2014 at 09:59 am by Staff

EDITORIAL Each monthly issue of Medical News highlights a Clinical and Business focus. These focus features provide in-depth information on national topics relevant to the e.... Read More

2015 Ad Deadlines

Oct 15, 2014 at 04:16 pm by Staff

AD DEADLINES Contact John Kelly (407.701.7424) johnkelly@orlandomedicalnews.com for rates. MONTH AD RESERVATION AD MATERIALS February                Tuesday, Jan. 2.... Read More

The Magic of the Czech Winter Holiday Season

Oct 10, 2014 at 09:24 am by Staff

For many of us, the time of year when we travel to Europe is as important as where we go. Visiting Prague, the capital of the Czech Republic, is especially gratifying during.... Read More

Trusts That Help You Share in the Benefits of Giving

Oct 10, 2014 at 09:21 am by Staff

Americans are generous people. We will give over $375 billion to charitable organizations in 2013, according to a January 2013 forecast by Atlas of Giving. No matter what ca.... Read More

Five Simple Steps to Address Patients Affected by Obesity

Oct 10, 2014 at 09:19 am by Staff

It’s 5:56pm. You just finished notes on your last patient of the day and you have about 90 seconds before you’re ready to head out and do rounds. Glancing at your desk (if yo.... Read More

Bone Pain in Cancer

Oct 10, 2014 at 09:16 am by Staff

Advances in cardiovascular care have led to improvements in longevity. Public health experts have predicted that in the next several years cancer will likely supplant cardiov.... Read More

Incontinence – Pelvic Floor Failure

Oct 10, 2014 at 09:14 am by Staff

Nursing home patients, young moms, soldiers returning home from Afghanistan, middle-aged guys who have trouble peeing and prostate cancer survivors? The answer of course is.... Read More

Manage Time and Decrease Turnover Costs

Oct 10, 2014 at 09:12 am by Staff

Turnover, not to be described and associated as a lightly toasted, flakey filled pastry with a decadent warm inside, is rather in the medical industry a frightening statistic.... Read More

No Longer Last in Line

Oct 10, 2014 at 09:07 am by Staff

The changing role of SNFs Just as the notion of what’s considered ‘old’ has changed in today’s society … think ‘70 is the new 50’ … so too has the role and function of skill.... Read More

Reimbursement Revisit

Oct 10, 2014 at 09:04 am by Staff

A Look at payment innovation While physicians and facilities have long had to keep up with different negotiated contract rates among payers, the reimbursement landscape has.... Read More

AssistRx to Introduce New Version of iAssist In First Quarter

Oct 10, 2014 at 08:45 am by Staff

Technology streamlines prescribing of specialty therapies AssistRx plans to roll out a new version of its iAssist software next year that will sit inside of physicians’ elec.... Read More

Focusing on Revenue Cycle Management

Oct 09, 2014 at 05:01 pm by Staff

Healthcare banker Jeff Holt discusses ways to reduce risk, collections and expenses, while also improving the patient-practice experience Focusing on improvements to a pract.... Read More

PHYSICIAN SPOTLIGHT: Jolanda M. Denham, MD

Oct 09, 2014 at 04:58 pm by Staff

Nemours Children’s Hospital ORLANDO - In 1983, Jolanda White Denham may have been the only 8-year-old girl in Atlanta who had never heard of Michael Jackson. “Julie,” as she.... Read More

Nemours Expands Reach

Oct 09, 2014 at 04:57 pm by Staff

Community hospital partnerships facilitate geographic expansion in 13 counties; subspecialty practices grow Spurred by the success of the Nemours’ lean journey that began in.... Read More

Understanding FIPA

Oct 09, 2014 at 04:55 pm by Staff

New state law is unique, broader and stricter than similar data breach laws First there was HIPAA. Now there’s an added layer with FIPA, the Florida Information Protection A.... Read More

October 2014

Oct 09, 2014 at 04:52 pm by Staff

Bert Fish Medical Center Now Using New LINQ Recorder Heart Monitor Bert Fish Medical Center today announced that it is now using the Medtronic Reveal LINQ Insertable Cardiac.... Read More

Southern Exposure

Sep 09, 2014 at 01:57 pm by Staff

The Medicaid expansion haves … and mostly have nots … in the South Which region of the country has the fewest states that opted to expand Medicaid, the highest rate of unins.... Read More

Teaming Up to Turn the Tide on Pancreatic Cancer

Sep 09, 2014 at 01:45 pm by Staff

Deadly and defiant, pancreatic cancer was one of the major oncologic threats Congress hoped to address with passage of the “Recalcitrant Cancer Research Act,” which was signe.... Read More