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

DOH-Marion Holding Hepatitis Vaccine Events

Feb 21, 2020 at 10:18 pm by pj

OCALA — If you received your initial hepatitis A vaccination in late summer, it’s now time for your second (and final) round of the immunization. To help, the Flor.... Read More

WeCare tlc Adds New Chief of Clinical Services 

Feb 21, 2020 at 10:08 pm by pj

      LAKE MARY —  WeCare tlc, the leading onsite and near-site healthcare provider, has announced Fayshonda Cooks,.... Read More

NORCAL Group to be Acquired by ProAssurance

Feb 21, 2020 at 09:24 pm by pj

  ProAssurance Corporation (NYSE: PRA) and NORCAL Group (NORCAL) announced the signing of a definitive agreement under which NORCAL would become a part of ProAssurance i.... Read More

Neulife Rehab Announces New President, Tera Welch

Feb 21, 2020 at 08:50 pm by pj

  Immediately Providing Executive, Sales and Marketing Leadership    MT. DORA, FL, February 20, 2020 – NeuLife Rehab in Mount Dora, FL, one of the nati.... Read More

Orlando Health Imaging Centers Gives Summerport Residents a New, Closer Option  

Feb 21, 2020 at 08:19 pm by pj

  Access to specialized diagnostic imaging services will soon be easier for West Orange County residents thanks to Orlando Health’s n.... Read More

Marion County Residents Encouraged to Sign Up for Chronic Health Condition Management Classes

Feb 21, 2020 at 08:13 pm by pj

  Managing chronic health conditions can be overwhelming, but it’s a reality that many residents face. Per the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 78 perce.... Read More

EOCC: The Science Behind Patient Referrals

Feb 20, 2020 at 04:14 pm by pj

  By DOROTHY HARDEE   For Americans to enjoy optimal health they must have the benefit of high-quality health care services effectively coordinated within a stron.... Read More

Scalpels Out: Democrats Make Slashing Attacks On Health Care Plans

Feb 20, 2020 at 04:00 pm by pj

  Democratic presidential candidates (from left) Mike Bloomberg, Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.), Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.), former Vice President Joe Biden, Mayor Pet.... Read More

Orlando Health Implements Andor Health's Mobile Communication Platform to Extend Real-Time Care Team Collaboration Outside its Network

Feb 19, 2020 at 05:23 pm by pj

  Orlando Health will deploy ThinkAndor™, Andor Health's mobile communication technology to enable comprehensive, real-time care team collaboration bey.... Read More

Community Health Centers Receives National Recognition for 2nd Consecutive Year

Feb 18, 2020 at 08:50 pm by pj

  Central Florida based Community Health Centers, Inc. was, recently, announced as a Best and the Brightest Company to Work For® by National Asso.... Read More

Advances in Cardiac Care Improve Heart Valve Disease, Reduce Stroke Risk for Patients at Orlando Health Orlando Regional Medical Center 

Feb 18, 2020 at 08:37 pm by pj

  Two advances in cardiac care are improving heart valve disease and reducing the risk of stroke for patients at Orlando Health Orlando Regional Medical Center (ORMC)..... Read More

Facts Vs. Fears: Five Things To Help Weigh Your Coronavirus Risk

Feb 18, 2020 at 04:57 pm by pj

  Liz Szabo, Kaiser Health News,     The news about the novel coronavirus in China grows more urgent daily. The number of related deaths is now greater.... Read More

AdventHealth Waterman Earns National Organ Donation Recognition

Feb 18, 2020 at 04:39 pm by pj

AdventHealth Waterman, AdventHealth Daytona Beach and AdventHealth DeLand have earned national recognition for their efforts to increase organ, eye, and tissue.... Read More

Ocala Health Opens its Full-Service ED in Trailwinds Village

Feb 18, 2020 at 04:26 pm by pj

    Residents of Sumter County have additional access to emergent care as Ocala Health opens its new Trailwinds Village ER, a freestanding ER located on 466A at&nb.... Read More

Accelerated Resolution Therapy Brings Relief to Caregivers Struggling with Complicated Grief 

Feb 18, 2020 at 01:32 pm by pj

  For many people who are dealing with the loss of a spouse or close relative, time does not heal their pain. About 10-15 percent of people experience what is known as&n.... Read More

Carlos Velazquez III, LCSW, to Open Practice

Feb 16, 2020 at 11:01 pm by pj

Carlos Velazquez III, LCSW, has opened a solo practice at Lake Nona and is now accepting patients.  "I have practiced therapy for the past 12 years. I have worked in the.... Read More

Orlando Health Team Member Invents Unique Device to Decrease the Spread of Common Area Bacteria

Feb 16, 2020 at 10:47 pm by pj

  Orlando Health Strategic Innovations announced the development of CleanBlock, its most recent team member invention created to aid in efforts to reduce hospital-acquir.... Read More