Grand Rounds

Hurricane Preparedness Reminder

Aug 10, 2021 at 08:15 am by pj

  ORLANDO – Hurricane Season is here and the Florida Department of Health in Orange County wants to make sure you and your family are prepared. We encourage y.... Read More

St. Francis Reflections Lifestage Care Announces New In-Patient Hospice Center

Aug 10, 2021 at 06:51 am by pj

Centrally located 10-bed unit scheduled to open at Melbourne Regional Medical Center in January 2022   TITUSVILLE – St. Francis Reflections Lifestage Care ha.... Read More

Shepherd’s Hope Extends Dates for Free Back to School Physicals For Uninsured and Under‐Insured Children

Aug 09, 2021 at 11:00 am by pj

Shepherd’s Hope has added more dates for it FREE back‐to‐school and sports physicals for local uninsured and under‐insured children at four Shepherd’s Hope Health.... Read More

COVID Patient Influx Requires Parrish Medical Center to Activate its Overflow Tent

Aug 06, 2021 at 11:10 pm by pj

 TITUSVILLE — Our top priority is always the safety and well-being of our patients, visitors, and employees. Today, Parrish Medical Center had to activate its overf.... Read More

Keeping Our Children Safe as They Return to School

Aug 05, 2021 at 03:32 pm by pj

Tuesday, August 10  | 6 p.m. EDTTHIS EVENT IS BEING RECORDED.   RESERVE MY SPOT   As we gear up for the new school year, new recom.... Read More

UF Nursing Named Center of Excellence for Teaching

Aug 04, 2021 at 05:37 pm by pj

By Anna Hoffman  The University of Florida College of Nursing has been designated a Center of Excellence by the National League for Nursing in recognition of its role as.... Read More

SAPHNELO (anifrolumab) First Drug in 10 Years Approved for Moderate to Severe Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

Aug 03, 2021 at 01:26 pm by pj

SAPHNELO is a first-in-class type I interferon receptor antibody and the only new medicine in over a decade for patients with systemic lupus erythematosus Astra.... Read More

etectRx™ Announces New CEO

Aug 02, 2021 at 08:46 pm by pj

  Company Founder Takes the Helm of etectRx, a Digital Health Company   etectRx™, Inc. (etectRx™), a privately held digital health company, today anno.... Read More

Dr. Linda R. Edwards Named to One-year Term as Dean of the UF College of Medicine – Jacksonville

Aug 02, 2021 at 02:11 pm by pj

By Dan LevetonJACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Dr. Linda R. Edwards will serve as dean of the UF College of Medicine – Jacksonville for a one-year term, effective immediately..... Read More

Blue-green Algae Alert Issues for Lake Jesup

Aug 02, 2021 at 01:01 pm by pj

  Sanford, FL - The Florida Department of Health in Seminole County has issued a Health Alert for the presence of harmful blue-green algal toxins in Lake Jesup. Thi.... Read More

AdventHealth Central Florida Division Updates Hospital Policy

Aug 01, 2021 at 10:16 pm by pj

Effective Monday, Aug. 2, updates are being made to the visitation policy at all facilities in AdventHealth’s Central Florida division to help our teams providing care t.... Read More

Bryan Bernardo Joins Wharton-Smith

Jul 31, 2021 at 10:42 am by pj

  Wharton-Smith Construction Group is pleased to welcome Bryan Bernardo to the Wharton-Smith team as Project Executive – Central Florida Commercial Division, repor.... Read More

AdventHealth Central Florida Moves to Black Status

Jul 31, 2021 at 03:00 am by pj

Number of hospitalized COVID-19 patients continues to surge Doctors say many patients are ‘young’ and ‘healthy’ and express regret over not getting va.... Read More

Summer for Seniors Beach Day

Jul 31, 2021 at 02:40 am by pj

  Summer for Seniors is hosting its first ever Beach Day   Summer for Seniors - Beach Day   August 6 2021 starting at 9:30 AM at S.... Read More

AdventHealth Central Florida Reaches 1,000 COVID-19 Patients, A New High Since the Start of the Pandemic

Jul 29, 2021 at 04:34 pm by pj

  Doctors say no end in sight to current surge; about 94% of hospitalized patients are unvaccinated   AdventHealth reached a new high on Thursday with about 1,000.... Read More

FDA Approves First Interchangeable Biosimilar Insulin Product for Treatment of Diabetes

Jul 29, 2021 at 10:00 am by pj

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved the first interchangeable biosimilar insulin product, indicated to improve glycemic control in adults and pediatric patients.... Read More

Elective Surgeries Postponed Until Further Notice, COVID Hospitalizations Across Brevard at All Time High

Jul 28, 2021 at 04:21 pm by pj

  TITUSVILLE — As the coronavirus continues to resurge in Brevard and the number of COVID positive patients needing hospitalization and visiting the emergency.... Read More

Volusia County Medical Society No Cost CME

Jul 27, 2021 at 07:00 pm by pj

  Telemedicine to Telehealth: Trends and Emerging Risks   1.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™   Explore the challenges and risks associate.... Read More

Blue-Green Algae Bloom Caution Issued for Lake Emerald Upgraded

Jul 27, 2021 at 07:00 pm by pj

The Florida Department of Health in Orange County has upgraded the recent health caution for Lake Emerald to a Health Alert due to the presence of harmful&.... Read More

Orlando Health Hospitals Earn Best Hospital and High Performing Hospital Recognition from U.S. News & World Report

Jul 27, 2021 at 02:58 pm by pj

  Hospitals receive high marks locally, across the state, in cardiovascular procedures and other specialties.   Orlando Health hospitals have been recognized as B.... Read More