North Central Florida Local News

Health Care Conversation with Larry Jones - Dispelling the Myths

Aug 19, 2019 at 03:07 pm by Staff

Hepatitis A Races Across The Country

Aug 13, 2019 at 07:37 pm by Staff

Laura Ungar, Kaiser Health News AKRON, Ohio -- Just before the Fourth of July, Trenton Burrell began feeling run-down and achy. Soon he could barely muster the energy to wal.... Read More

KHN's 'What The Health?': Gun Violence And The Politics Of Public Health

Aug 13, 2019 at 07:13 pm by Staff

Three mass shootings in eight days have refocused the nation's attention on the problem of gun violence -- and restarted the long-running debate over guns as a public hea.... Read More

Federal Experts' Advice On HPV Vaccine Could Leave Adults Confused

Aug 13, 2019 at 07:07 pm by Staff

. Michelle Andrews, Kaiser Health News Vaccination decisions are usually pretty straightforward. People either meet the criteria for the vaccine based on their age or other fa.... Read More

LRMC Honored by U.S. News & World Report's Annual Best Hospitals Ranking

Aug 07, 2019 at 05:09 pm by Staff

Leesburg Regional Medical Center was ranked as the number three hospital out of 20 hospitals in the Orlando metropolitan area by the U.S. News & World Report's annual Be.... Read More

Ocala Health Using Automated, Real-Time System to Detect Sepsis Early

Aug 06, 2019 at 01:26 am by Staff

HCA Healthcare's SPOT technology is an alert system that monitors patients 24/7 . Ocala Health, an affiliate of HCA Healthcare, has announced the successful implementati.... Read More

Ocala Health Begins Expansion at Summerfield ER

Jul 30, 2019 at 09:19 am by Staff

. Ocala Health released details on an expansion project at Summerfield ER. This $5 million project will add eight emergency room bays, bringing the total to 19 emergency ro.... Read More

The Villages® Regional Hospital Announces New Administrative Director of Nursing Personnel

Jul 30, 2019 at 09:11 am by Staff

. The Villages® Regional Hospital (TVRH) is pleased to welcome a new Director of Nursing to its administrative team. Brian Arndt, MBA, BSN, RN joined TVRH in June 2019 and is.... Read More

DOH in Marion County Announces Upcoming Mobile Health Unit Site Visits

Jul 15, 2019 at 05:58 pm by Staff

OCALA, Fla.--The Florida Department of Health in Marion County's Mobile Health Unit has scheduled its site visits for the remainder of 2019. The bus will provide immunizations.... Read More

Central Florida Health Announces New Corporate Director of Quality

Jul 12, 2019 at 09:38 pm by Staff

Sonya M. Zeller, DNP, MBA, RN, has been appointed director of corporate quality at Central Florida Health. Zeller is a graduate of Indiana Wesleyan University where she earn.... Read More

DOH - Marion Offering Weekend, Off-Site Back-To-School Immunizations

Jul 11, 2019 at 04:29 pm by Staff

OCALA -- Parents have an opportunity to get one back-to-school task marked off their lists soon--getting school immunizations. The Florida Department of Health in Marion Count.... Read More

Federal Appeals Court Takes Up Case That Could Upend U.S. Health System

Jul 09, 2019 at 09:06 pm by Staff

. Julie Rovner, Kaiser Health News The fate of the Affordable Care Act is again on the line as a federal appeals court in New Orleans takes up a case in which a lower court j.... Read More

Health Care Conversation with Larry Jones Pt. 3 - Legislative Response

Jul 03, 2019 at 10:33 pm by Staff

Health Care Conversation with Larry Jones Pt. 2 - IPN Market Solutions

Jul 03, 2019 at 10:33 pm by Staff

Health Care Conversation with Larry Jones Pt. 1 - IPN Network

Jul 03, 2019 at 10:33 pm by Staff

Healthcare Conversation with Larry Jones Pt. 1 - IPN Network

Jul 03, 2019 at 10:30 pm by Staff

Healthcare Conversation with Larry Jones Pt. 3 - Legislative Response

Jul 03, 2019 at 10:00 pm by Staff

DOH-Marion Offering Free Hepatitis A Vaccinations Thru August 30

Jul 02, 2019 at 06:47 pm by Staff

. The Department of Health in Marion County is offering free hepatitis A vaccinations to area residents Monday-Friday during normal business hours (8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.) throug.... Read More

Ocala Health Units Recognized for Nursing Excellence

Jun 26, 2019 at 10:28 am by Staff

Ocala Health has earned three 2018 Unit of Distinction Awards in an annual program that recognizes and rewards exemplary nursing units at HCA Healthcare affiliate facilities..... Read More

Becker's Hospital Review Names Central Florida Health Among "150 Top Places to Work in Healthcare"

Jun 24, 2019 at 06:57 pm by Staff

Central Florida Health, the 636-bed not-for-profit healthcare system comprised of Leesburg Regional Medical Center and The Villages® Regional Hospital, is included in the n.... Read More