Major Insurers Running Billions of Dollars Behind on Payments to Hospitals and Doctors

Oct 06, 2021 at 06:41 pm by pj

By Jay Hancock, Kaiser Health News    Anthem Blue Cross, the country’s second-biggest health insurance company, is behind on billions of dollars in paym.... Read More

True Health - Harvest Time Event

Oct 06, 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

Health Officials Issue Blue-Green Algae Bloom Alert for Lake Jesup

Oct 06, 2021 at 04:09 pm by pj

Sanford, FL - The Florida Department of Health in Seminole County has identified the presence of harmful blue-green algal toxins in Lake Jesup. This is in response to a w.... Read More

Orlando Health Developing the Orlando Health Digestive Health Institute

Oct 05, 2021 at 07:29 pm by pj

New program provides specialized diagnostic and treatment services for complex and general digestive and liver diseases.   Orlando Health is developing the Orlan.... Read More

What Physicians Need to Know about Engaged Aftercare Treatment

Oct 05, 2021 at 01:24 pm by pj

Rich Jones, MA, MBA, LCAS, SAP   Early dropout from drug treatment continues to be a widespread problem, limiting overall treatment effectiveness, increasing the li.... Read More

Student Nurses Who Refuse Vaccination Struggle to Complete Degrees

Oct 05, 2021 at 11:52 am by pj

By Michelle Andrews, Kaiser Health News Kaitlyn Hevner expects to complete a 15-month accelerated nursing program at the University of North Florida in Jacksonville in D.... Read More

October 2021 Digital Edition

Oct 05, 2021 at 11:43 am by Katy

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Covid Is Killing Rural Americans at Twice the Rate of Urbanites

Oct 05, 2021 at 10:07 am by pj

By Lauren Weber, Kaiser Health News Rural Americans are dying of covid at more than twice the rate of their urban counterparts — a divide that health experts say.... Read More

Physicians Society of Central Florida Expresses Continued Need to Mandate Masks in Schools

Oct 04, 2021 at 07:18 pm by pj

  Launches Online Tool to Assist the Community   ORLANDO – Based on updated data provided by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) related to.... Read More

Marion County Covid Positivity Rate Falls Below 10 Percent for the First Time Since July

Oct 04, 2021 at 07:04 pm by pj

  OCALA —The Department of Health in Marion County continues to offer the third shot of the Pfizer and Moderna vaccines to Marion County’s immunocompromised.... Read More

Florida Renal Association Free Educational Webinar

Oct 04, 2021 at 10:25 am by pj

AdventHealth Expands Emergency Care into Belleview Community

Oct 03, 2021 at 12:36 am by pj

  AdventHealth Belleview ER will be the hospital system’s second standalone emergency room (ER) in Marion County.     Leaders at AdventHealth cut.... Read More

Administration Advances Key Protections Against Surprise Medical Bills

Oct 03, 2021 at 12:31 am by pj

  Rule Adds Patient Protections Against Surprise Medical Billing and Outlines the Process for Health Insurance Issuers and Providers to Determine Costs Under the No Surp.... Read More

Orlando Health Welcomes Newest Orthopedic Surgeons

Oct 03, 2021 at 12:23 am by pj

Orlando Health Jewett Orthopedic Institute is pleased to welcome its newest orthopedic surgeons. Bryan Brown, MD, is an orthopedic surgeon who specializes in treating patient.... Read More

Study Finds 30 Percent of Registered Nurses at Risk for Leaving their Organization

Sep 30, 2021 at 03:27 pm by pj

Flight Risk Analysis of 100,000 U.S.-based healthcare workers underscores the importance of addressing the nurse staffing crisis   BOSTON, September 30, 2021 &mda.... Read More

Dr. Angela Mazza Talks about Radio Frequency Ablation

Sep 29, 2021 at 10:55 pm by pj

Dr. Mazza discusses Radio Frequency Ablation

Dr. Phillips Charities and AdventHealth Partner to Improve Mental and Behavioral Health Care for Kids

Sep 29, 2021 at 05:20 pm by pj

  $6 million grant will help fund AdventHealth’s Center for Advancement and Support of Youth.   Dr. Phillips Charities, a Central Florida philanthropic orga.... Read More

Golfers to Tee Off to Prevent Child Abuse

Sep 28, 2021 at 04:28 pm by pj

4th Annual “Fore Our Kids” Golf Tournament Will Be Held Oct. 22   On Fri., Oct. 22, golfers will tee off in the “Fore Our Kids” tournament to ra.... Read More

Orange County Drug Free Coalition Presents Higher Education Conference

Sep 28, 2021 at 02:18 pm by pj

Orlando Health Announces Promotion of COO to Hospital President

Sep 28, 2021 at 02:11 pm by pj

  Brian Wetzel takes on lead role at Orlando Health Horizon West Hospital Orlando Health has announced that Brian Wetzel has been named president of Orlando Health Hori.... Read More