Grand Rounds

Orlando High School Teacher Gives Son a Second Chance at Life with Kidney Donation

Jun 20, 2017 at 12:56 pm by Staff

It's going to be an extra-special Father's Day for 27-year-old Will Torres and his dad, Willi Torres. Will Torres suffers from Berger's disease, which causes antibodies to at.... Read More

Video Translators Make Patient Communication Eeasier at Florida Hospital

Jun 20, 2017 at 08:32 am by Staff

Ask almost anyone at Florida Hospital about the old "blue phones" and they'll immediately know what you mean. For years, if there was a language barrier between a patient an.... Read More

AMA Adopts New Public Health Policies to Improve Health of Nation

Jun 18, 2017 at 12:12 am by Staff

The American Medical Association (AMA), the premier national physician organization in the country, voted this week to adopt new policies aimed at improving the health of the.... Read More

Orlando EM Nonprofit Awarded Grants for EMS Wellness, Florida Environmental Emergencies

Jun 10, 2017 at 06:33 pm by Staff

The Florida College of Emergency Physicians (FCEP) and Florida Emergency Medicine Foundation (FEMF) have been awarded two Florida Department of Health EMS Matching Grants as a.... Read More

Florida Cancer Specialists' Research Presented at Annual Meeting of American Society of Clinical Oncology

Jun 07, 2017 at 06:52 pm by Staff

Florida Cancer Specialists & Research Institute (FCS) announced that research from nearly 20 FCS clinical trials was presented at the 2017 American Society of Clinical Onc.... Read More

AALTO BIO Reagents Launches West Nile Virus and Recombinant Proteins for Diagnostic Testing

Jun 05, 2017 at 10:44 am by Staff

Enterprise Ireland, the Irish government agency for the promotion of international trade by Irish companies, today celebrated the success of client company Aalto Bio Reagents.... Read More

Exciting Diabetes and Obesity Research Highlights from Medical City

Jun 04, 2017 at 09:57 pm by Staff

With more than one-third of adults in the U.S. considered obese, scientists are searching for new ways to treat obesity and associated health problems such as type 2 diabete.... Read More

Richard Teed, M.D., Joins Vascular Specialists of Central Florida Team

Jun 04, 2017 at 07:49 pm by Staff

Vascular Specialists of Central Florida officially announced the addition of Richard Teed, M.D., a board certified and fellowship trained vascular surgeon specializing in the.... Read More

St. Cloud Regional Medical Center's Commitment to Osceola County Continues

Jun 04, 2017 at 06:16 pm by Staff

St. Cloud Regional Medical Center has touched over 68,800 lives this past year, positively impacting the well-being of St. Cloud and its surrounding areas, fulfilling its com.... Read More

Hospice Seeking Volunteers to Help in Office

Jun 04, 2017 at 04:51 pm by Staff

BREVARD COUNTY, FL - Hospice of St. Francis is seeking caring people who would like to become hospice volunteers. We are in need of clerical assistance in our Melbourne and T.... Read More

Florida Hospital Gifts Building Housing Pediatric Clinic to Community Health Centers, Inc.

Jun 01, 2017 at 06:13 pm by Staff

Florida Hospital today gifted a 6,500-square-foot building housing a pediatric clinic to Community Health Centers, Inc. Community Health Centers (CHC) has operated the clin.... Read More

Cornerstone Hospice's Case Management Model Receives Award of Excellence

Jun 01, 2017 at 06:07 pm by Staff

Cornerstone Hospice and Palliative Care has received an Excellence in Program Innovation Award from the Florida Hospice and Palliative Care Association (FHPCA) for its "7-day.... Read More

Promising New Treatment For Pancreatic Cancer Comes to Orlando Health

Jun 01, 2017 at 05:59 pm by Staff

Oncologists at UF Health Cancer Center Orlando Health are deploying NanoKnife® as a new weapon in the battle against pancreatic cancer. NanoKnife® gives patients.... Read More

Jess Parrish Medical Foundation and Parrish Medical Center Auxiliary Awards 21 Scholarships for a Brighter Future

Jun 01, 2017 at 03:30 pm by Staff

TITUSVILLE, FLA, June 1, 2017--Jess Parrish Medical Foundation (JPMF) and Parrish Medical Center (PMC) Auxiliary awarded $36,500 in scholarships to 21 high school and colleg.... Read More

Orlando Health Announces New ER and Pavilion for City of Lake Mary

May 23, 2017 at 11:47 am by Staff

The City of Lake Mary and Orlando Health announced plans to bring a new emergency room and medical pavilion to the community. The $42 million, 30-acre project will be part of.... Read More

"Call to Hope" Event Raises Funds and Honors Volunteers

May 19, 2017 at 02:32 pm by Staff

More than 400 corporate and community citizens gathered in April for Shepherd's Hope's annual fundraising and volunteer recognition event. The "Call to Hope" breakfast at Ro.... Read More

The Villages® Regional Hospital Honored with Mission: Lifeline Achieveme

May 18, 2017 at 06:04 pm by Staff

The American Heart Association has awarded The Villages® Regional Hospital (TVRH) for quality improvement measures and timely care in patients experiencing a heart attack. TVR.... Read More

Medical Marketing Specialist Andrea T. Eliscu Publishes "It's Personal: The Art of Building Your Practice"

May 16, 2017 at 01:41 am by Staff

Medical marketing specialist and author Andrea T. Eliscu, BS, RN, just released It's Personal: The Art of Building Your Practice, her latest book on how to successfully mark.... Read More

Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Offers New Health Coverage Enrollment Option for Small Business

May 15, 2017 at 12:14 pm by Staff

Today, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) announced a plan to change the way that small businesses enroll in insurance coverage through the Federal excha.... Read More

PWE Opens Applications for Final Round of Funding for Women Business Leaders with Advanced Products and Services

May 12, 2017 at 07:49 am by Staff

Prosper Women Entrepreneurs (PWE), one of the first programs in the country designed to advance women-led businesses, is accepting applications for business leaders to take t.... Read More