HCA Healthcare Awarded 2019 Eisenberg Patient Safety and Quality Award

May 18, 2020 at 09:22 pm by pj

  National Quality Forum, The Joint Commission recognize HCA Healthcare for its algorithm-driven sepsis early warning technology   HCA Healthcare (NYSE: HCA).... Read More

Parrish Medical Center Officials Warn Against Delaying Care During Pandemic

May 18, 2020 at 09:19 pm by pj

Across the country there are indications that people are foregoing needed treatment, sometimes in emergencies, either because they fear contracting coronavirus or from a desir.... Read More

Winter Park Entrepreneur to Bring Sauna Studio Concept to Florida

May 18, 2020 at 08:37 pm by pj

  WINTER PARK – Longtime Central Florida resident and wellness enthusiast Julie Wordell has signed an agreement with Perspire Sauna Studio to open t.... Read More

Physician Society of Central Florida Supporting Needle and Syringe Exchange Program in Orange County

May 18, 2020 at 08:23 pm by pj

  The Physicians Society of Central Florida is extremely pleased to support the enactment of proposed Orange County Code, Article VIII, Chapter 20, pertaining to Needle.... Read More

Administration Issues Guidance to Ensure States Have Plan in Place to Safely Reopen Nursing Homes

May 18, 2020 at 08:17 pm by pj

  Guidance provides critical steps nursing homes should take prior to reopening The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) announced new guidance for state.... Read More

Eight Proven Ways to Inspire Trust and Credibility with Your Healthcare Website 

May 18, 2020 at 08:00 pm by pj

  By KATIE LUNDIN   If you’re in the healthcare industry, you know it’s important to cultivate trust.  Health can be a very person.... Read More

SBA and Treasury Release Paycheck Protection Program Loan Forgiveness Application

May 18, 2020 at 08:44 am by pj

  The U.S. Small Business Administration, in consultation with the U.S Department of the Treasury, released the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) Loan Forgiveness Applic.... Read More

As Congress Weighs COVID Liability Protections, States Shield Health Providers

May 16, 2020 at 12:43 pm by pj

    Susan Jaffe Kaiser Health News Coronavirus patients and their families who believe a doctor, nurse, hospital or other provider made serious mistakes during th.... Read More

Chasing The Elusive Dream Of A COVID Cure

May 16, 2020 at 12:35 pm by pj

    Liz Szabo, Kaiser Health News  Although scientists and stock markets have celebrated the approval for emergency use of remdesivir to treat COVID-19, a cu.... Read More

AMA Cautions Physicians, Public About Limitations of Antibody Testing for SARS-CoV-2

May 16, 2020 at 12:26 pm by pj

    AMA issues guidance to help physicians and the public understand potential uses and limitations of antibody testing, and warns against determining immunity or.... Read More

DOH-Orange announces Four COVID19 testing sites week of May 18

May 16, 2020 at 11:43 am by pj

  The Florida Department of Health in Orange County will provide free COVID19 testing to Orange County residents at four different testing sites the week of Ma.... Read More

AdventHealth COVID-19 Update: Testing Delays and Retesting  

May 16, 2020 at 11:10 am by pj

  As a system, AdventHealth has worked hard to provide free COVID-19 testing to our communities at a time when these services are scarce.   To meet the unpre.... Read More

Rosen Hotels and Resorts in Orlando Announces COVID-19 Response Plan 

May 14, 2020 at 10:22 pm by pj

  Rosen Hotels & Resorts, owned and operated by Florida’s largest independent hotelier Harris Rosen, announced Thursday its COVID-19 Response Plan.   Ex.... Read More

Ocutrx’s Oculenz Advances from AR Headset to Full Surgery Visualization Theatre 

May 14, 2020 at 08:16 am by pj

  OR-Bot™️ Surgery Visualization Suite to Premiere at ASCRS Virtual Meeting  The maker of breakthrough augmented-extended reali.... Read More

CMS Issues Nursing Homes Best Practices Toolkit to Combat COVID-19

May 13, 2020 at 10:58 pm by pj

  New tool provides innovative solutions for states and facilities to protect our nation’s vulnerable nursing home residents during emergency CMS has released a n.... Read More

The Baby Manual Offers Comprehensive Online Course for New Parents Free During COVID-19 Pandemic

May 13, 2020 at 10:50 pm by pj

  The Baby Manual™ has announced the company is offering its virtual ‘Complete Baby Care Course for New Parents’ free to support parents preparing to g.... Read More

Elisa Bianchi, MD presents Colon and Rectal Surgery: What are Hemorrhoids?

May 13, 2020 at 05:47 pm by pj

Elisa Maria Bianchi, MD, presents Colon and Rectal Surgery: What are Anal Fissures?

May 13, 2020 at 05:42 pm by pj

Parrish Medical Center Patient Conquers COVID-19 After 41 days in ICU

May 13, 2020 at 05:37 pm by pj

  BREVARD COUNTY – Joy Medeiros, 62, who has recovered from coronavirus (COVID-19) after being hospitalized for 41 days — 35 of them on a ventilator —.... Read More

Privacy and Security Responsibilities of Telehealth Providers During the COVID-19 Crisis

May 13, 2020 at 02:29 pm by pj

 By Brian C. Evander and Michael R. Lowe On March 17, 2020, the Office for Civil Rights (OCR) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) iss.... Read More