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Blue-Green Algae Health Alert for Lake Anderson

Jul 09, 2021 at 12:04 pm by pj

  ORLANDO, FL – The Florida Department of Health in Orange County has issued a Health Alert for the presence of harmful blue-green algal toxins.... Read More

Extended Alert: Blue-green Algae Bloom Alert Issued for Lake Jesup

Jul 08, 2021 at 05:01 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. This is in.... Read More

Rothman Orthopaedics Florida Opens First Office in Winter Park

Jul 07, 2021 at 06:41 pm by pj

  Rothman Orthopaedic Institute, an internationally recognized leader in orthopaedic care, this month opened its first, state-of-the art office in Central Florida. Locat.... Read More

HCA Healthcare's North Florida Division - Orlando Expands Surgical Team 

Jul 07, 2021 at 02:54 pm by pj

  Dalkeith Facey, D.O., board-certified general surgeon, has joined Surgical Specialty Group of Seminole, an affiliate of HCA Healthcare’s North Florida.... Read More

Hurricane Preparedness Reminder

Jul 02, 2021 at 07:30 pm by pj

As we see this hurricane season's first storm threaten Florida, we wanted to remind you of tips and provide a checklist for getting prepared. Below, see information from the.... Read More

Shepherd’s Hope Provides Free Back to School Physicals for Uninsured and Under‐Insured Children at All Locations

Jul 01, 2021 at 10:02 am by pj

  Services available by appointment at four health center locations through July 29, 2021   Shepherd’s Hope will provide FREE back‐to‐school and sports phys.... Read More

New Simulation Training Center Opens in Orlando Providing an Innovative Learning Environment

Jun 30, 2021 at 05:02 pm by pj

 $5.5 million state-of-the-art HCA Healthcare Center for Clinical Advancement offers advanced training experiences in simulated healthcare environments to support nursing.... Read More

Healthcare and Community Organizations Partner to Improve Health Equity Across the State

Jun 24, 2021 at 11:34 pm by pj

  Orlando Health, United Way of Broward County, and Moffitt Cancer Center were recently awarded a combined $2.5 million Health Equity Train-the-Trainer Grant by Florida.... Read More

Grace Medical Home Shares Annual Accomplishments Amid Global Pandemic

Jun 24, 2021 at 11:16 pm by pj

  Despite the challenges of 2020, Grace experienced unprecedented growth   Orlando ― More than 180,000 people in Orange County are uninsured, lacking access to ba.... Read More

UCF Student–Led Task Force Protecting Orange County Youth

Jun 23, 2021 at 01:57 pm by pj

ORLANDO - The Point of Sale Task Force is encouraging University of Central Florida (UCF) faculty, staff, students, and the community to support their efforts in preventing in.... Read More

Joseph Webster, MD, Joins Digestive and Liver Center of Florida

Jun 23, 2021 at 10:20 am by pj

The Digestive and Liver Center welcomes Joseph Webster, MD, MBA, FACP, a new Gastroenterologist to the team in July. Dr. Webster earned his Medical Degree at the University.... Read More

Seth Lipka, MD, Joins Digestive and Liver Center of Florida

Jun 23, 2021 at 10:19 am by pj

The Digestive and Liver Center welcomes Seth Lipka, MD, a new Gastroenterologist to the team.   Dr. Lipka earned his medical degree in Netherlands Antilles at Ameri.... Read More

Internationally Known Pediatric Lung Transplant Expert Joins University of Florida Health

Jun 23, 2021 at 10:11 am by pj

By Doug Bennett An internationally recognized physician who performed more than 100 lung transplants has joined the University of Florida Health Shands Children’s.... Read More

Blue-green Algae Bloom Alert for Lake Willisara

Jun 22, 2021 at 10:15 pm by pj

ORLANDO  – The Florida Department of Health in Orange County has issued a Health Alert for the presence of harmful blue-green algal toxins in&nb.... Read More

Central Florida Regional Hospital Expands Robot-Assisted Orthopedic Surgery Capabilities

Jun 22, 2021 at 09:44 pm by pj

  SANFORD – Central Florida Regional Hospital, part of HCA Healthcare’s North Florida Division – Orlando Market, announced today an expansion of i.... Read More

Florida Blue Offers Members Access to Digital Well-Being Solution

Jun 22, 2021 at 08:47 pm by pj

  The addition of meQuilibrium enhances Florida Blue’s suite of mental well-being resources    JACKSONVILLE – Florida Blue, the Blue Cross and Bl.... Read More

Using “Light Energy” to Revolutionize Pain Management Therapy

Jun 22, 2021 at 12:30 am by pj

  Every year, millions of Americans require treatment for acute or chronic pain. According to 2016 data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, about 20.4 p.... Read More

Raccoon in Umatilla Area Tests Positive for Rabies

Jun 21, 2021 at 04:53 pm by pj

  OCALA —The Florida Department of Health in Marion County wants Umatilla-area residents to be aware that a raccoon in their area has tested positive for rabies. P.... Read More

Cornerstone Hospice Adds Support Groups to Help Adults, Children Struggling with Grief, Anxiety  

Jun 21, 2021 at 02:44 pm by pj

  Tavares. – Cornerstone is expanding its offering of support groups to help community members who may be struggling with the loss of a loved one, t.... Read More

Cleveland Clinic Weston’s Steven Wexner, MD Receives Raymond H. Alexander Award

Jun 21, 2021 at 02:19 pm by pj

  Weston, FL – The  Florida Chapter of the American College of Surgeons (ACS) has presented the 2021 Raymond H. Alexander, MD, FACS award to Steven Wexner, MD.... Read More