Fun Awaits at Brazen Bash '22

Jun 29, 2022 at 10:00 am by pj

Ocala - Fresh off his victory in the Food Network’s “BBQ Brawl” competition, Ocala’s own Rashad Jones will be the featured speaker at the communit.... Read More

UF Health designated Center of Excellence for rare inherited condition involving Blood Vessels

Jun 28, 2022 at 07:33 pm by pj

By Bill Levesque The nosebleeds started in elementary school for Bernadette Guthrie as she furtively dabbed her nose with a tissue lest any classmate notice. “You cert.... Read More

Medline’s new Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement Drape now available

Jun 28, 2022 at 07:30 pm by pj

Drape designed to enable catheter insertions during minimally invasive to complex heart procedures   Medline today announced the release of its Transcatheter Aorti.... Read More

Tailored Wellness: Making the Most Out of a Broken System

Jun 27, 2022 at 11:51 pm by pj

By JOSHUA WASHINGTON "I was finally able to complete a full run. I haven't been able to do that in quite some time due to the noise (in my mind). Previously I would just stop.... Read More

Rep. Demings Presents Federal Funding to Second Harvest Food Bank

Jun 27, 2022 at 07:43 pm by pj

Rep. Val Demings (FL-10) has presented the Second Harvest Food Bank of Central Florida with $775,000 in federal funding she secured for the Culinary Workforce Training Program.... Read More

CMS Announces New Model to Improve Cancer Care for Medicare Patients

Jun 27, 2022 at 03:00 pm by pj

Enhancing Oncology Model Aims to Improve Patient-Centered Care, Lower Health Care Costs, and Address Health Equity  The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS.... Read More

Researchers Discover Genetic Link Explaining Pain and Early Failure of Joint Replacements

Jun 24, 2022 at 03:56 pm by pj

In what is a world first, the research published by ExplantLab in leading biomedical research journal Nature Communications Medicine (24 June), could transform the w.... Read More

Brian Wetzel named President of Orlando Health St. Cloud Hospital

Jun 24, 2022 at 03:31 pm by pj

  Orlando Health has named Brian Wetzel president of Orlando Health St. Cloud Hospital effective July 1, 2022. He replaces Ohme Entin, who will become the chief operatin.... Read More

Conservatives on Supreme Court, as Expected, End Nationwide Right to Abortion

Jun 24, 2022 at 02:20 pm by pj

By Julie Rovner, Kaiser Health News  The Supreme Court on Friday formally overturned its 49-year-old landmark Roe v. Wade decision, and with it ended a half-century.... Read More

UF Nursing Researcher gets to the ‘Heart’ of Cardiac Health Disparities

Jun 23, 2022 at 11:07 pm by pj

By Kyle Chambers When diagnostic tests for the heart were first created, scientists at the time did not fully consider that no two bodies are the same, especially between the.... Read More

CDC Assisting FDOH with Historic Meningococcal Disease Outbreak in Florida

Jun 22, 2022 at 11:30 pm by pj

Gay and bisexual men urged to get vaccinated if living in Florida, or talk with their healthcare provider about vaccination if traveling to Florida   The Cent.... Read More

Omni Healthcare Offering COVID Vaccines for Young Children

Jun 22, 2022 at 03:30 pm by pj

 

Orlando Health Cancer Institute Welcomes New Gastrointestinal Cancer Expert

Jun 22, 2022 at 02:43 pm by pj

  Dr. Wasif Saif Also Tapped for Leadership Role   Dr. Wasif Saif, a nationally-recognized expert in gastrointestinal cancer and experimental therapeutics, has jo.... Read More

100 Million People in America Are Saddled with Health Care Debt

Jun 21, 2022 at 05:41 pm by pj

By Noam N. Levey, Kaiser Health News Elizabeth Woodruff drained her retirement account and took on three jobs after she and her husband were sued for nearly $10,000.... Read More

Nemours Children’s Health President & CEO Named to ’50 Most Influential Clinical Executives’

Jun 21, 2022 at 04:40 pm by pj

  Modern Healthcare lists R. Lawrence Moss, MD among elite group   Modern Healthcare has named R. Lawrence Moss, MD, FACS, FAAP, president & CEO of.... Read More

Nemours Children’s Hospital, Florida Announces Its Next Class of Pediatric Residents

Jun 21, 2022 at 02:16 pm by pj

Future Pediatricians Welcomed with White Coats at Traditional Ceremony   Nemours Children’s Hospital, Florida, welcomed the most diverse group of medical students.... Read More

Global leader in laboratory standards of excellence reaccredits Parrish Medical Center

Jun 20, 2022 at 09:15 am by pj

  TITUSVILLE - The world’s largest organization of board-certified pathologists and leading provider of laboratory accreditation, the College of American Path.... Read More

Lotus Behavioral Health Welcomes Gabriel Dominguez-Contreras

Jun 17, 2022 at 03:54 pm by pj

Gabriel is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor (LMHC) and Certified Masters Level Addiction Professional (MCAP). Gabriel’s experience includes mo.... Read More

HCA Florida Osceola Hospital Announces Michelle Farris as New Chief Nursing Officer

Jun 17, 2022 at 03:30 pm by pj

  HCA Florida Osceola Hospital announced the appointment of Michelle Farris as Chief Nursing Officer of HCA Florida Osceola Hospital (formerly Osceola Regional Medical C.... Read More

Orlando Health St. Cloud Hospital named one of the Best Places to Work in Healthcare in 2022

Jun 17, 2022 at 03:19 pm by pj

  For the first time ever, Orlando Health St. Cloud Hospital has been recognized as one of the Best Places to Work in Healthcare in 2022. The recent recognition of the 8.... Read More