Department of Health in Marion County Provides COVID-19 Testing Update

Oct 15, 2021 at 03:06 pm by pj

Because of a reduction in the demand for COVID-19 testing, Statlab Mobile, a COVID-19 mobile clinical testing service, will no longer offer free drive-through testing at.... Read More

OMNI Healthcare Now Offering Pfizer and Moderna Vaccine Booster and Initial Vaccination at All OMNI Offices

Oct 14, 2021 at 11:17 pm by pj

MELBOURNE -  OMNI Healthcare has received a substantial supply of the Pfizer-BioNTech Covid-19 vaccine and is now administering the vaccine at its Melbourne vaccination c.... Read More

HCA Healthcare North Florida Division – Orlando Market to Host “Crush The Crisis” Opioid Take Back on October 23

Oct 14, 2021 at 07:03 pm by pj

  HCA Healthcare North Florida Division announced today that six of their facilities in the Orlando Market are hosting opioid take back events on Saturday, October 23, t.... Read More

FDA Approves Verzenio® as the First and Only CDK4/6 Inhibitor for Some with High Risk Early Breast Cancer

Oct 14, 2021 at 12:38 pm by pj

    Adding Verzenio to endocrine therapy demonstrated a significant and clinically meaningful reduction in the risk of recurrence in patients with HR+ HER2-, nod.... Read More

Nicklaus Children’s Hospital Biobank Celebrates 500th Enrollment Milestone

Oct 14, 2021 at 12:24 pm by pj

  MIAMI – The Nicklaus Children’s Hospital Biobank this summer enrolled its 500th participant, a significant milestone for the biorepository, found.... Read More

Dancing for Diabetes 21st Anniversary Show – Expected to Sell Out the Disney Theater

Oct 14, 2021 at 12:11 pm by pj

Dancing for Diabetes 21st Anniversary Show – Expected to Sell Out the Disney Theater at Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts   After 21 years of elevating.... Read More

Curing Thyroid Nodules Without Surgery: Angela D Mazza, DO

Oct 13, 2021 at 05:58 pm by pj

    Angela D. Mazza, DO, FAAMFM, ECNU, CDE is double board-certified in Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism and Internal Medicine. She completed her fellowship.... Read More

Vaccine Hesitancy, the Psychology Behind the Confusion

Oct 13, 2021 at 05:36 pm by pj

By MARY-CATHERINE SEGOTA, Psy.D   Today 56.3 percent of adults in Florida have received the full COVID vaccine, and 66 percent have received one dose (OurWorldInData.or.... Read More

‘Are You Going to Keep Me Safe?’ Hospital Workers Sound Alarm on Rising Violence

Oct 13, 2021 at 05:28 pm by pj

  By Bram Sable-Smith and Andy Miller, Kaiser Health News The San Leandro Hospital emergency department, where nurse Mawata Kamara works, went into.... Read More

Healthcare Provider Hiring Event in Winter Garden

Oct 13, 2021 at 04:28 pm by pj

  Saturday, November 6th from 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.   Community Health Centers, Inc. is hosting a healthcare provider hiring event for various position.... Read More

COVID-19 Testing Site Opens at First Baptist Church of Ocala

Oct 13, 2021 at 04:01 pm by pj

OCALA —A free COVID-19 testing site has opened at First Baptist Church of Ocala to provide additional extended-hours testing opportunities in Marion County The new test.... Read More

Axiom Bank Helps Provide Meals to the Community

Oct 13, 2021 at 02:00 pm by pj

Axiom Bank would like to express its sincere gratitude to the community for supporting the organization’s hunger relief initiative during Hunger Action Month i.... Read More

Orlando Health Awarded Joy in MedicineTM Honors by the AMA

Oct 13, 2021 at 10:46 am by pj

  The healthcare network is the only Florida-based system to be recognized and one of only 44 nationwide Orlando – Orlando Health is the recipient of the Americ.... Read More

Mayo Clinic Collaborates with PN Medical of Cocoa Beach on Research Study of Long COVID Patients

Oct 13, 2021 at 10:37 am by pj

  The clinical trial aims to identify solutions to combat the respiratory symptoms of post-acute COVID syndrome   COCOA BEACH – PN Medical, a leading.... Read More

Orlando Medical News Endorses Oviedo Mayoral Candidate

Oct 12, 2021 at 10:54 pm by pj

After careful consideration, Orlando Medical News endorses Kevin Hipes as Mayor of Oviedo. The other candidates in this election are quality individuals, but Kevin H.... Read More

A Hidden Resource for Medical Professionals: Pre-Planning Advisors

Oct 12, 2021 at 04:08 pm by pj

By TEE ROGERS   As a medical professional, the families you work with are sometimes facing the imminent loss of a loved one and many are making end-of-life decisions. B.... Read More

Kathleen Moore Joins Premier Home Funding 

Oct 12, 2021 at 12:15 am by pj

  Kathleen Moore, a University of Central Florida graduate, has joined Premier Home Funding. She brings significant Central Florida Banking & Financial experience wi.... Read More

Rabies Alert Issued for Seminole County

Oct 11, 2021 at 07:07 pm by pj

  The Florida Department of Health in Seminole County (DOH-Seminole) is issuing a rabies alert for neighborhoods in Geneva surrounding Harts Lake and Lake Geneva. The al.... Read More

EOCC Kicking off the Season of Sharing: The Opportunities are Endless 

Oct 10, 2021 at 11:11 am by pj

  By DOROTHY HARDEE, East Orlando Chamber Director of Operations    “We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give.” &ndash.... Read More

UF Team Joins National Study of Brain Development in Infants, Children

Oct 10, 2021 at 01:56 am by pj

The University of Florida is one of a network of institutions selected to implement the National Institutes of Health’s HEALthy Brain and Child Development (HB.... Read More