Grand Rounds

Humanitarians Recognized by We Care of Lake County

Sep 28, 2017 at 07:50 pm by Staff

Borys Mascarenhas, MD, was recently honored as Volunteer Physician of the Year by We Care of Lake County at their Starry Night Gala. Dr. Mascarenhas was joined by family an.... Read More

Florida Hospital Doctors Make Puerto Rico Trip

Sep 27, 2017 at 03:36 am by Staff

As a response to the struggles Puerto Rico is facing in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria, a group of Florida Hospital emergency physicians gathered Tuesday evening to make th.... Read More

Becker's Conference Roundup: A Winning Collaboration Between an ACO and the Care Intelligence System

Sep 25, 2017 at 04:24 pm by Staff

Nathan Riggle, Director of Analytics at the Mercy Accountable Organization of Iowa, took the time to walk us through their successful strategy to achieve value-based care at.... Read More

Innovaccer Launches its Disruptive Care Intelligence SystemTM

Sep 19, 2017 at 10:59 pm by Staff

Innovaccer, Inc., one of the fastest growing health tech companies, announced the launch of Care Intelligence SystemTM, a groundbreaking platform that combines the next-gener.... Read More

Medical Visits 24/7 Free of Charge for Polk County's Hurricane Irma Victims

Sep 13, 2017 at 02:16 am by Staff

As our Polk County community begins to repair and restore from the effects of Hurricane Irma this week, Heart of Florida Regional Medical Center and Lake Wales Medical Center.... Read More

DOH-Orange: Post-Hurricane Health Awareness

Sep 11, 2017 at 11:36 am by Staff

Here are important tips on how to protect your family after the hurricane from the Florida Department of Health in Orange County. Food Safety: Preventing Foodborne DiseasesPeo.... Read More

DOH-Orange: Generator Safety Precautions

Sep 11, 2017 at 08:22 am by Staff

The Florida Department of Health in Orange County wants you to be aware of carbon monoxide dangers. CARBON MONOXIDE DANGERS--Generator safety precautions can help prevent p.... Read More

DOH-Orange Food Safety Information

Sep 10, 2017 at 08:36 pm by Staff

Here are a few food safety tips from the Florida Department of Health in Orange County. WASH HANDS FREQUENTLY WITH SOAP AND RUNNING WATER: o After using the bathroom o.... Read More

DOH-Orange Reminder: Flood Waters Pose Health Risk

Sep 09, 2017 at 03:54 pm by Staff

As Hurricane Irma impacts the state, it is important to be prepared for flooding. Here is some flood information. Although skin contact with flood waters does not, by itself,.... Read More

Hurricane Emergency Websites, Apps and Telephone Numbers

Sep 07, 2017 at 03:52 pm by Staff

Orlando Medical News urges everyone to please be safe and secure, to have needed items on hand and to stay on top of all warnings and advisories: Important links: FloridaD.... Read More

Pennington & Associates to Build Headquarters/Retail/Office Space in Oviedo

Sep 03, 2017 at 08:48 pm by Staff

The? ? development? ? arm? ? of? ? local? ? General? ? Contractor? ? Pennington? ? &? ? Associates,? ? Inc. has? ? a? ? development? ? site? ? under? ? contract.? ? In? ?.... Read More

DOH-Seminole Hosts Suicide Prevention Training

Sep 03, 2017 at 07:42 pm by Staff

The Florida Department of Health in Seminole County (DOH-Seminole) along with the Florida Linking Individuals Needing Care (FL LINC) project and other community partners is ho.... Read More

Innovaccer Launches Clinical Documentation Improvement Solution to Boost Revenue and Provide Documentation Integrity

Aug 28, 2017 at 11:52 am by Staff

Innovaccer Inc., one of the fastest growing Silicon Valley-based health care platform companies, today announced the launch of their Clinical Documentation Improvement Solutio.... Read More

Poinciana Medical Center Names Emergency Medical Director

Aug 23, 2017 at 12:32 pm by Staff

Poinciana Medical Center recently named Yaritza Arriaga-O'Neill, MD, FAAEM as its new Emergency Medicine Medical Director. Dr. Arriaga O'Neill has been an attending emergency.... Read More

Starry Night Gala Honoring Volunteer Doctors

Aug 20, 2017 at 04:10 pm by Staff

CMS Releases Hospice Compare Website to Improve Consumer Experiences, Empower Patients

Aug 16, 2017 at 12:24 pm by Staff

Today, as part of our continuing commitment to greater data transparency, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) unveiled the Hospice Compare website. The site d.... Read More

Record-breaking Number of Uninsured Children in Central Florida Receive Back-to-School Physicals

Aug 15, 2017 at 08:28 pm by Staff

From July 31 through August 10, Shepherd's Hope, in partnership with Nemours Children's Health System, hosted clinics on six dates for 18 hours with 40 clinicians providing 44.... Read More

New Physician Executive to Join Orlando Health

Aug 14, 2017 at 06:36 pm by Staff

Sunil S. Desai, MD, FCCP, FAASM has been named senior vice president, Orlando Health and president, Orlando Health Medical Group. Dr. Desai, who is certified in internal medic.... Read More

St. Cloud Medical Group Welcomes Gastroenterologist Om Amin, MD

Aug 14, 2017 at 01:52 am by Staff

Om Amin, MD, has joined St. Cloud Medical Group and has opened a fulltime Gastroenterology practice in St. Cloud, FL. Dr. Amin is a fellow trained in Digestive Diseases and ha.... Read More

East Orlando Chamber of Commerce Names Andrew Cole Director

Aug 14, 2017 at 01:41 am by Staff

Andrew Cole has been named new Executive Director for East Orlando Chamber ofCommerce. "I am pleased to announce Andrew Cole has received a well-deserved promotion tobecome.... Read More