Grand Rounds

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

Welcome to Lake-Sumter Medical Society

May 11, 2017 at 05:47 pm by Staff

Lake-Sumter Medical Society Board of Governors is pleased to recognize a new affiliation with the Orlando Medical News. "This opportunity to access the professional services.... Read More

Nurse Discovers Baby She Helped Deliver 23 Years Ago Now Works Beside Her

May 10, 2017 at 07:55 pm by Staff

Florida Hospital is home to many nurses, and two of them have crossed paths in a unique way. Veteran labor and delivery nurse Mary Kay Pozo has aided thousands of moms in th.... Read More

Volusia County Medical Society Mourns Loss of Gilbert Martin, Jr., MD

May 10, 2017 at 11:42 am by Staff

The Volusia County Medical Society has announced the passing of Gil Martin, Jr., MD, on April 19. He was a 50-plus year member of the society who shared his love of medicine,.... Read More

David Overfield Named Interim Assistant Health Officer at Florida DOH-Orange County

May 05, 2017 at 05:30 pm by Staff

Dr. Kevin M. Sherin, Director and Health Officer of the Department of Health in Orange County (DOH-Orange) has named David Overfield Interim Assistant Health Officer to fill t.... Read More

Anthem Files Petition with the U.S. Supreme Court Regarding Acquisition of Cigna

May 05, 2017 at 11:27 am by Staff

INDIANAPOLIS - May 5, 2017- Anthem, Inc. (NYSE: ANTM) confirmed that today it is filing a petition for a writ of certiorari with the United States Supreme Court, seeking revie.... Read More

MedicFP® Names New CEO to Lead the Healthcare Program Integrity Company and Protect Patient Identity

May 03, 2017 at 09:54 am by Staff

Hollywood, FL. - MedicFP®, the company bringing to market breakthrough software which protects patient identity and prevents healthcare fraud has appointed its Chairman of t.... Read More

Study comparing MAGiC to conventional MR imaging published in American Journal of Neuroradiology (AJNR).

May 02, 2017 at 10:59 am by Staff

The study - now published in AJNR - was conducted by GE Healthcare as a blinded, multi-center, multi-reader clinical study comparing MAGiC to conventional MR imaging. MAGiC.... Read More

HealthFirst Joins Association of Independent Doctors to Form Vermont Chapter

Apr 25, 2017 at 04:23 pm by Staff

Frustrated by the increasing pressures on independent doctors to sell out to hospitals and health systems, a group of doctors from HealthFirst, Vermont's largest independent.... Read More

Leesburg Regional Medical Center First in Central Florida to Offer Naturally Dissolving Heart Stent

Apr 25, 2017 at 03:17 pm by Staff

The interventional cardiology team at Leesburg Regional Medical Center (LRMC) recently became the first in Central Florida to offer patients with coronary artery disease a new.... Read More

Aledade, Florida Blue Join to Expand Coordinated Health Care

Apr 14, 2017 at 03:49 pm by Staff

Aledade, Inc. and Florida Blue today announced a new agreement to bring high quality, affordable health care to Florida patients. Aledade's physicianled Accountable Care O.... Read More

Florida Hospital Opens Newest Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation Location

Apr 13, 2017 at 05:08 pm by Staff

Florida Hospital is pleased to announce the opening of its newest Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation location in south Orlando. Located at 2519 S. Orange Ave., Florida Hospit.... Read More