A Look at Advanced Pediatric Interventional Radiology

Apr 11, 2016 at 11:27 am by Staff

When people think of interventional radiology (IR), they often think of tiny tubes snaked into the heart or brain by an interventional radiologist subspecialized in one area o.... Read More

UCF Adds New Medical Residencies

Mar 02, 2016 at 05:46 pm by Staff

The nation's second-largest hospital network and second largest university have collaborated to significantly boost the number of residency slots in hospitals across the sunsh.... Read More

FACS and UnitedHealthcare Launch ACO

Mar 02, 2016 at 05:38 pm by Staff

WINTER PARK - Florida Accountable Care Services (FACS) and UnitedHealthcare, a division of UnitedHealth Group (NYSE: UNH), are launching an accountable care program to improve.... Read More

Environmental Health and End of Life Care

Mar 02, 2016 at 01:04 pm by Staff

Sally was 73 years old. She was in the hospital for her third time in four months. Her cancer was spreading in spite of the treatments offered by her cancer specialist. Her do.... Read More

Clinical Collaboration

Feb 09, 2016 at 11:26 am by Staff

ORLANDO - When Robert Hirschl makes a new acquaintance, the 38-year-old frequently receives a well-intentioned, but awkward, compliment. "Most people who meet me say 'I can't.... Read More

Cancer Genetics Center Now Open at UF Health Cancer Center-Orlando Health

Jan 08, 2016 at 05:39 pm by Staff

Patients in Orlando, Fla. who are at high risk for cancer now have access to a specialized center with a dedicated oncologist, nurse practitioner and genetic counselor to assi.... Read More

Helpful Hints in Evaluating Medical Professional Liability Policies

Jan 08, 2016 at 03:56 pm by Staff

The only thing constant is change. Insurance companies are continually redesigning their insurance policies to cover the ever-growing exposures for clients. Medical profession.... Read More

Florida Families Now Able to Connect with Nemours 24/7 over Internet or Mobile Application

Nov 01, 2015 at 12:33 pm by Staff

ORLANDO - Families now have a faster, easier way to see a pediatrician through a new service called Nemours CareConnect. Doctors from Nemours are available through the service.... Read More

Improving the Quality of Life for Your Loved One

Oct 06, 2015 at 05:51 pm by Staff

Caring for a loved one with a diagnosis of Alzheimer's disease or related dementias can pose challenges for the person with the diagnosis, their caregivers and the family in g.... Read More

Hospice and Neurologic Disease

Oct 06, 2015 at 05:46 pm by Staff

Jim is 78 years old and has been fighting Parkinson's for decades. He was able to remain active for years and on two occasions, when his symptoms became significantly worse, h.... Read More

Pediatric Emergency Center Opens at Florida Hospital East Orlando

Oct 06, 2015 at 05:02 pm by Staff

Florida Hospital is excited to announce there's a new, specialized emergency department designed exclusively for children in East Orlando. In September Florida Hospital East O.... Read More

UF Health Researchers Discover Signal That Impacts the Link Between Body Fat, Stress and Metabolism

Sep 04, 2015 at 03:43 pm by Staff

GAINESVILLE -- A group that includes two University of Florida Health researchers has found that body fat can send a signal that affects the way the brain deals with stress an.... Read More

Adding a Higher Education Option

Jan 12, 2015 at 04:21 pm by Staff

UCF College of Medicine begins joint MD-PhD degree program LAKE NONA MEDICAL CITY -- Beginning this fall, the University of Central Florida (UCF) will offer a combined MD-PhD.... Read More

Addressing Obstacles on the Road to Diabetes Control

Apr 08, 2014 at 12:00 am by Staff

What is the best way to get ... and keep ... diabetic patients actively engaged in the lifelong self-management of their condition? The individual or institution that comes up.... Read More

Addressing the Emotional Side of Cancer

Mar 17, 2014 at 12:00 am by Staff

UF Health Cancer Center at Orlando Health joins forces with Cancer Support Community to provide free specialized cancer support services Around the same time Orlando Health ch.... Read More

A New View on Clinical Stroke Research

Mar 14, 2014 at 12:00 am by Staff

NIH Hopes to Revolutionize Process through National NetworkEveryone wants to build a better mousetrap ... but building it over and over again isn't very efficient. Finding a w.... Read More

Accommodating Snowbirds

Feb 06, 2014 at 12:00 am by Staff

Even though Orlando healthcare providers are accustomed to the dramatic increase in older patients visiting Florida hospitals and ERs during the winter months, healthcare admi.... Read More

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