As Coronavirus Cases Grow, So Does Scrutiny Of Nursing Home Infection Plans

Mar 05, 2020 at 02:30 pm by pj

    Jordan Rau, Kaiser Health News  The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services is ordering health inspectors to focus on infection-control practices at.... Read More

Donation Helps Mission Continue to Serve Seminole County

Mar 05, 2020 at 02:37 am by pj

  Seminole County’s only emergency shelter will continue to operate thanks to financial support from AdventHealth, the Seminole County Board of County Commissioner.... Read More

Podcast: What the Integrated Independent Physicians Network Does for Physicians and the VALUE

Mar 04, 2020 at 06:56 pm by pj

   

CMS Announces Actions to Address Spread of Coronavirus

Mar 04, 2020 at 05:10 pm by pj

CMS calls on all health care providers to activate infection control practices and issues guidance to inspectors as they inspect facilities affected by Coronavirus The Center.... Read More

Florida DOH Establishes Coronavirus Call Center

Mar 03, 2020 at 04:10 pm by pj

    To better serve and assist residents regarding concerns about the 2019 coronavirus (COVID-19), the Florida Department of Health has established a Call Center t.... Read More

Nursing Home Outbreak Spotlights Coronavirus Risk In Elder Care Facilities

Mar 03, 2020 at 01:09 pm by pj

  JoNel Aleccia, Kaiser Health News  An outbreak of coronavirus disease in a nursing home near Seattle is prompting urgent calls for precautionary tactics at Ameri.... Read More

Analysis: One Sure Thing About COVID-19: No Telling How Many People Have It

Mar 03, 2020 at 12:59 pm by pj

  Elisabeth Rosenthal, Kaiser Health News  It has been nearly three months since the first cases of a new coronavirus pneumonia appeared in Wuhan, China, and it is.... Read More

Dr. Matthew Shlapack Orlando Heart & Vascular Center

Mar 02, 2020 at 08:43 pm by pj

Dr. Matthew Shlapack is a Board-Certified Endocrinologist who has been practicing in Florida for eight years. He has joined Orlando Heart and Vascular Center as part of our co.... Read More

AdventHealth: Prepared for Coronavirus

Mar 02, 2020 at 05:06 pm by pj

  As the first cases of novel coronavirus (COVID-19) have been confirmed in Florida, AdventHealth leaders in the Orlando region are prepared to treat any  potential.... Read More

Department of Health Announces First Two Presumptive Positive COVID-19 Cases in Florida

Mar 02, 2020 at 10:45 am by pj

Tallahassee, Fla. — The Florida Department of Health (Department) has announced the first two presumptive positive cases of 2019 coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in F.... Read More

Healthy Children: Impacts on the Economy - A Nemours Whitepaper

Feb 27, 2020 at 08:05 pm by pj

  New White Paper Connects Investing in Children’s Health to the U.S. Economic Future   The first white paper of a series authored by R. Lawrence Moss, MD,.... Read More

As The Coronavirus Spreads, Americans Lose Ground Against Other Health Threats

Feb 27, 2020 at 02:39 pm by pj

    Liz Szabo, Kaiser Health News  For much of the 20th century, medical progress seemed limitless. Antibiotics revolutionized the care of infections. Vacci.... Read More

Needy Patients ‘Caught In The Middle’ As Insurance Titan Drops Doctors

Feb 27, 2020 at 02:33 pm by pj

      Phil Galewitz, Kaiser Health News    BAYONNE, N.J. — For five years, Rasha Salama has taken her two children to Dr. Inas Wassef, a pe.... Read More

AdventHealth at Forefront of Groundbreaking Device for Heart Failure Patients

Feb 27, 2020 at 02:12 pm by pj

Barostim Neo’s life-saving treatment helps patients with heart failure return to normal lives.   A new device that uses the power of the brain and nervous system.... Read More

Podcast Available with Senator Bill Frist, MD, on COVID-19 with guest Dr. Tom Frieden, Former Director, CDC

Feb 27, 2020 at 01:02 pm by pj

  Senator Bill Frist is no stranger to American health and healthcare. He is an accomplished heart and lung transplant surgeon, as well as a two-term former United Sta.... Read More

Central Florida Practices Dramatically Improve Care Team Collaboration & Reduce Physician Burnout with Andor Health

Feb 27, 2020 at 09:30 am by pj

  The ThinkAndor™ mobile platform provides a single, unified view of patients across multiple care settings to expand clinicians’ care capacity  Two Ce.... Read More

Turnkey Project Management for Real Estate

Feb 26, 2020 at 05:00 pm by pj

    What it is and why you need it!   By FRANK RICCI   Today I would like to introduce you to the concept of “Turnkey Project Management (TPM).... Read More

Urgent Care Industry Grows to More than 9,000 Centers Nationwide

Feb 26, 2020 at 12:50 am by pj

  Trends show increased focus on antibiotic stewardship, expanding access to telemedicine services   According to the annual Benchmarking Report from the Urgent C.... Read More

HHS Issues Strategy to Improve Care for Patients by Reducing Clinician Burdens

Feb 25, 2020 at 06:48 pm by pj

  As part of the ongoing efforts to strengthen the relationship between patients and their doctors, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) today.... Read More

U.S. Medical Panel Thinks Twice About Pushing Cognitive Screening For Dementia

Feb 25, 2020 at 03:35 pm by pj

  Judith Graham, Kaiser Health News   A leading group of medical experts on Tuesday declined to endorse cognitive screening for older adults, fueling a debate tha.... Read More