Volusia-Brevard Local News

An Alarming Trend and How You Can Disrupt It 

Sep 16, 2020 at 12:28 am by pj

  Odds are you have treated a trafficking victim in your practice       By JAN EDWARDS, President, Paving the Way Foundation, Inc.   .... Read More

Parrish Medical Center Board Votes No Taxes for 26th year in a Row

Sep 15, 2020 at 10:01 pm by pj

  Brevard’s most nationally recognized hospital for quality, safety and experience   For the 26th straight year, no taxes will be assessed to support operat.... Read More

Substance Use Disorders Linked to COVID-19 Susceptibility

Sep 15, 2020 at 09:53 am by pj

By analyzing the non-identifiable electronic health records (EHR) of millions of patients in the United States, the team of investigators revealed that while individuals with.... Read More

5 Tax-Saving Strategies for Medical Professionals

Sep 14, 2020 at 01:45 pm by pj

  Taxes are inevitable and we all have to pay them; though many people are surprised to find that they are paying more taxes than they should. While everyone has to pay.... Read More

AdventHealth Invests $1.2 billion in Central Floridians, Generates $9.5 billion

Sep 14, 2020 at 01:07 pm by pj

The health care organization’s annual Community Investment Report details charity care, financial support of local nonprofits and other investments. AdventHealth i.... Read More

Kids Are Missing Critical Windows for Lead Testing Due to Pandemic

Sep 14, 2020 at 01:10 am by pj

  By Brie Zeltner, Kaiser Health News CLEVELAND — Families skipping or delaying pediatric appointments for their young children because of the pandemic are m.... Read More

Let’s Use the State of SNF Therapy Today as a Springboard for More Positive Outcomes 

Sep 12, 2020 at 04:03 pm by pj

  By Ian Oppel   There’s no question that therapy today in skilled nursing facilities looks vastly different than it did several months ago (and for many ye.... Read More

Hospitals, Nursing Homes Fail to Separate COVID Patients, Putting Others at Risk

Sep 10, 2020 at 11:43 am by pj

  By Christina Jewett, Kaiser Health News Nurses at Alta Bates Summit Medical Center were on edge as early as March when patients with COVID-19 began to show up in.... Read More

Most Adults Wary of Taking Any Vaccine Approved Before the Election

Sep 10, 2020 at 11:31 am by pj

By Jordan Rau, Kaiser Health News  The public is deeply skeptical about any coronavirus vaccine approved before the November election, and only 42% would be willing.... Read More

America Doesn’t Have a Coherent Strategy for Asymptomatic Testing. It Needs One.

Sep 09, 2020 at 11:36 pm by pj

By Caroline Chen, ProPuiblica This story was originally published by ProPublica ProPublica is a Pulitzer Prize-winning investigative newsroom. Sign up for The Big Story.... Read More