Business/Technology

The Downside of Doing Commercial Real Estate Yourself

Sep 26, 2019 at 02:25 pm by Staff

. By DOUG PRICE Are you one of the rare healthcare providers or administrators who understands how much is at stake in commercial real estate negotiations? If so, then you p.... Read More

PONTE HEALTH Names Validus Construction as Diversity Advisor for Vertical Medical City - Orlando

Sep 23, 2019 at 03:07 pm by Staff

. First Diversity Open House Scheduled for December . Join PONTE HEALTH and Validus Construction, and meet the Owner as well as the A/E and Pre-Construction Teams, for Ver.... Read More

Orlando Health Air Care Expands Services, Includes In-flight/On-scene Blood Transfusions

Sep 23, 2019 at 11:01 am by Staff

Treatment by the air medical crew now includes blood products onboard its three medical helicopters for immediate patient care. The Orlando Health Air Care Team recently.... Read More

Six Health Care Industry Trends That Are Thriving in 2019

Sep 20, 2019 at 06:46 pm by Staff

. Dr. Seema Sarin This is an exciting time in health care. With new opportunities for growth and partnerships, improved technology, more robust data acquisition, and widened.... Read More

Orlando Health Celebrates Topping Out of Newest Hospital

Sep 20, 2019 at 12:17 am by Staff

. New Acute Care Facility Expected To Open In Early 2021 . Orlando Health was excited to have elected officials and community members in attendance for a special "Topping Out.... Read More

Osceola Regional Medical Center Opens Millenia Emergency Room

Sep 19, 2019 at 03:07 pm by Staff

. Millenia ER, a department of Osceola Regional Medical Center, has opened its doors to the public. The $10 million, 10,820-sq.-ft., freestanding emergency department will s.... Read More

Cognitive Screenings

Sep 19, 2019 at 11:44 am by Staff

By RAMI PACKARD and DR. ESTÉE DAVIS More Americans than ever are suffering from mental and emotional distress. According to a new study published in the journal Psychiatr.... Read More

Groupons For Medical Treatment? Welcome To Today's U.S. Health Care

Sep 19, 2019 at 02:34 am by Staff

Lauren Weber, Kaiser Health News Emory University medical fellow Dr. Nicole Herbst was shocked when she saw three patients who came in with abnormal results from chest CT sc.... Read More

Local County Medical Societies Unify Under Single Organization

Sep 17, 2019 at 11:53 am by Staff

. ORLANDO - The Orange County Medical Society, Inc. (OCMS) and Seminole County Medical Society (SCMS) are pleased to announce their unification creating a singular physician o.... Read More

EOCC: How Sweet it Is

Sep 12, 2019 at 10:36 pm by Staff

First things first...dessert that is! By DOROTHY HARDEE Do you often resist the temptation of a luscious dessert because you are counting calories or opting to make health.... Read More

Can't-Miss Cannabis Conference

Sep 12, 2019 at 08:46 pm by Staff

. By PL JETER Hundreds of healthcare providers and executives will converge at Orlando's Hilton Orlando Lake Buena Vista Hotel Oct. 4-6 for the American Medical Marijuana Ph.... Read More

Sonata Senior Living Plans $52 Million Community in Lake Mary

Sep 12, 2019 at 05:25 pm by Staff

Sonata Senior Living has announced plans to develop Sonata Lake Mary, a $52 million resort-style community in Lake Mary, Florida. Located on a seven-acre site within t.... Read More

Nation's Largest Nursing Conference Headed to Orlando

Sep 12, 2019 at 11:06 am by Staff

. Orlando is hosting nearly 11,000 nursing professionals from across the country for the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) National Magnet Conference. The three-da.... Read More

Velazquez Aims to Reduce Burden of Utilization Management on Small Medical Practices

Sep 11, 2019 at 03:57 pm by Staff

. Washington, D.C.-- The House Small Business Committee under Chairwoman Nydia M. Velázquez (D-NY) met to discuss the impact of utilization management techniques like prior.... Read More

Why So Much Staff Turnover?

Sep 09, 2019 at 07:47 pm by Staff

By QUINTIN L. GUNN, SR. Staff Instability, What's It Really Costing Your Practice? It's clear to me after working with practice groups for the better part of fifteen years.... Read More

Federal Court Upholds PSQIA Protections for Hospital Critical Self-Analysis Work Product

Sep 09, 2019 at 06:48 pm by Staff

Opinion cites amicus brief submitted by Smith Hulsey & Busey on behalf of health systems The U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida issued a significan.... Read More

The Vascular Experts Announces New Office Location in Florida

Sep 06, 2019 at 11:13 am by Staff

Greater Orlando area office to be led by Board-certified Vascular Surgeon Dr. Vargas WINDERMERE - The Vascular Experts, the largest group of Board-certified vascular surgeo.... Read More

Analysis: How Your Beloved Hospital Helps To Drive Up Health Care Costs

Sep 05, 2019 at 05:04 pm by Staff

. Elisabeth Rosenthal, Kaiser Health News As voters fume about the high cost of health care, politicians have been targeting two well-deserved villains: pharmaceutical compani.... Read More

Orlando Health Launches International Fundraising Campaign to Aid in Bahamian Hurricane Relief

Sep 05, 2019 at 04:51 pm by Staff

. As the full extent of the devastation caused by Hurricane Dorian continues to be revealed to the world, Orlando Health, a $3.8 billion not-for-profit healthcare system head.... Read More

AMA Releases 2020 CPT Code Set

Sep 04, 2019 at 12:42 pm by Staff

.Updates to medicine's common language reflect tech-enabled patient services CHICAGO -- The American Medical Association (AMA) today announced the release of the 2020 Cur.... Read More