Cyber Breach: The Dark Side of Technology

Sep 09, 2014 at 01:38 pm by Staff

Over the past year, we have seen a number of high-profile cases involving privacy breaches that included personal health information (AvMed), credit-card data (Target), and S.... Read More

The Wrong Staff Can Hurt Your Practice

Sep 09, 2014 at 01:36 pm by Staff

Recently, I attended a local presentation for professionals in the medical industry. A topic that was discussed included the concern over the upcoming changes, and how it wil.... Read More

Stop Sending Patients Away: In-House Pathway to Healthy Balance Sheets

Sep 09, 2014 at 01:35 pm by Staff

Healthcare providers are charged with healing the sick and sustaining wellness, while healthcare financial executives are charged with maintaining a healthy balance sheet. Th.... Read More

Conducting Innovative Public Health Prevention Research

Sep 09, 2014 at 01:32 pm by Staff

USF’s Florida Prevention Research Center garners $4.35 million in CDC funding for projects among population health disparities TAMPA – Lexington Market-East End, a mini-mark.... Read More

Cuts in Compound Prescription Coverage Cause Headaches

Sep 09, 2014 at 01:29 pm by Staff

In early June, pharmacy benefits manager giant Express Scripts announced that it was dropping coverage of more than 1,000 compound drug ingredients. Patients must now choose.... Read More

Three Ways to Lose a Patient

Sep 09, 2014 at 01:24 pm by Staff

As the New Health Economy forces physicians to become patient-centric, customer service moves to the forefront In a rural area with few specialists, patients waiting to see.... Read More

PHYSICIAN SPOTLIGHT: Javier Perez, MD

Sep 09, 2014 at 01:21 pm by Staff

Orlando Eye Specialists ORLANDO - Impatience was a virtue for Javier Perez. It was his first year at the University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine in San Juan and Perez.... Read More

Fifth Third Brings Back Successful Campaign

Sep 09, 2014 at 01:14 pm by Staff

“Pay to the Order of” benefits customers and Stand Up to Cancer Five years ago, Edith Pena was diagnosed with thyroid cancer. After having the diseased thyroid gland and con.... Read More

Exposing Vulnerability

Sep 09, 2014 at 01:09 pm by Staff

CHS is latest in line of data breaches, this cyber theft affecting nearly 5 million patients spanning last five years Nearly 5 million patients were affected by the Chinese-.... Read More

Personalized Medicine: What’s in your DNA?

Aug 13, 2014 at 05:20 pm by Staff

After 40 years practicing Internal Medicine I remain perplexed by the challenges of really bringing help to a patient that is consistent with the commitment: First do no harm.... Read More

Testosterone: Giver of Life or Heart Attacks?

Aug 13, 2014 at 05:17 pm by Staff

The most common comments we hear from men on testosterone are, “I got my life back!”. “My energy is great!” “My sex drive is back.” “I’m building muscle.” “I got off of Lipit.... Read More

Shining a Light on Asthma Challenges

Aug 13, 2014 at 05:15 pm by Staff

Nine Florida cities among nation’s most challenging places for asthmatics Florida’s not faring very well for people living with asthma, yet strides are being made to improve.... Read More

NASS Takes a Proactive Approach to Evidence-Based Coverage Decisions

Aug 13, 2014 at 05:10 pm by Staff

In an effort to improve patient access to appropriate, evidence-based care, the North American Spine Society (NASS) recently released detailed policy recommendations for cove.... Read More

Partnering in a New Paradigm

Aug 13, 2014 at 05:06 pm by Staff

There’s no question healthcare delivery is in the middle of a transformational period highlighted by unprecedented consolidation. While there are a number of factors impactin.... Read More

PHYSICIAN SPOTLIGHT: Lori A. Grant, DPM

Aug 13, 2014 at 05:04 pm by Staff

Physician Associates, Orlando Health LAKE MARY - When it comes to determination, Lori Grant comes by it honestly. Growing up on a farm in rural southwest Georgia, Grant’s p.... Read More

Nemours Children’s Hospital Emergency Department receives prestigious Lantern Award

Aug 13, 2014 at 05:00 pm by Staff

The Emergency Nurses Association (ENA) recently honored Nemours Children’s Health System with the prestigious Lantern Award, and will recognize the Orlando-based healthcare o.... Read More

Reducing the ‘Twitch’

Aug 13, 2014 at 04:58 pm by Staff

Reducing the ‘Twitch’ Orlando remains among nation’s most challenging places to live for asthmatics ORLANDO – In the Asthma & Allergy Foundation of America’s list of “2014.... Read More

August 2014

Aug 13, 2014 at 04:51 pm by Staff

SunTrust Foundation Brings Much Needed Assistance to Children in Central Florida Recently, the SunTrust Foundation helped the fight against child abuse in Central Florida ta.... Read More

July 2014

Jul 09, 2014 at 04:56 pm by Staff

MedEvolve EHR Software is Certified for Meaningful Use Stage 2 MedEvolve, a provider of practice management software, electronic health records (EHR), and physician revenue.... Read More

PHYSICIAN SPOTLIGHT: Kyle Bow, MD

Jul 09, 2014 at 04:54 pm by Staff

Compassion Pediatrics & Urgent Care ORLANDO - Kyle Bow is a primary care pediatrician and pediatric urgent care physician. He was trained well for those specialties at the U.... Read More