HCA Florida Fawcett Hospital Resumes Transferring Patients as It Plans to Temporarily Suspend Services

Sep 30, 2022 at 01:22 am by pj

  TAMPA  – Due to the impact of Hurricane Ian and to ensure the safety of patients and the colleagues who care for them, HCA Florida Fawcett Hospital located.... Read More

Hurricane Emergency Websites, Apps and Telephone Numbers

Sep 29, 2022 at 08:30 am by Staff

Orlando Medical News urges everyone to please be safe and secure, to have needed items on hand and to stay on top of all warnings and advisories:   Important links: &n.... Read More

Fair Market Value of Physician Practice Management Fees

Sep 28, 2022 at 05:11 pm by pj

  By Nicholas A. Newsad, MHSA   Most U.S. states have codified some protective aspect of the Corporate Practice of Medicine Doctrine (CPOM) into la.... Read More

Sleep and your Mental and Physical Health

Sep 28, 2022 at 03:15 pm by pj

  Mary-Catherine Segota, Psy D “I can’t sleep!” How many times is that said in the office? Probably more than you can count, with a national average r.... Read More

Shift in Child Hospice Care Is a Lifeline for Parents Seeking a Measure of Comfort and Hope

Sep 28, 2022 at 10:00 am by pj

  By Bernard J. Wolfson, Kaiser Health News   When you first meet 17-month-old Aaron Martinez, it’s not obvious that something is catastrophically.... Read More

Embedded Bias: How Medical Records Sow Discrimination

Sep 28, 2022 at 09:50 am by pj

  By Darius Tahir, Kaiser Health News   David Confer, a bicyclist and an audio technician, told his doctor he “used to be Ph.D. level” durin.... Read More

AdventHealth’s video visits are here to help during the storm

Sep 28, 2022 at 09:01 am by pj

  Free telemedicine video visits 8 a.m. Wednesday through 8 a.m. on Friday   The following updates are for AdventHealth Central Florida facilities in Flagler, Lak.... Read More

Dr. Phillips Center Creates Partnership with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra and AdventHealth to Advance STROKESTRA®

Sep 27, 2022 at 02:57 pm by pj

    - Stroke rehabilitation program dedicated to using creative music-making to drive patient-led stroke recovery uses clinical collaboration to develop new ideas.... Read More

Shepherd's Hope hours this week due to Hurricane Ian

Sep 27, 2022 at 02:48 pm by pj

Based on the current projected track and forecast for Hurricane Ian, we will be closed for on-site services this Wednesday, Sep 28, and Thursday, Sep 29. All Health Centers.... Read More

Parrish Healthcare Offers Low-cost 3D Mammograms during Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Sep 27, 2022 at 02:45 pm by pj

TITUSVILLE — Parrish Healthcare is offering low-cost three-dimensional (3D) mammograms during the month of October in recognition of Breast Cancer Awareness Month..... Read More

Eric Lunde named president and CEO of AdventHealth DeLand

Sep 27, 2022 at 02:40 pm by pj

  DeLAND — AdventHealth has named Eric Lunde president and CEO of AdventHealth DeLand. He will report to Lorenzo Brown, president/CEO for AdventHeal.... Read More

Hurricane Preparedness Reminder

Sep 26, 2022 at 08:15 am by pj

  ORLANDO – Hurricane Season is here and the Florida Department of Health in Orange County wants to make sure you and your family are prepared. We encourage y.... Read More

Grand Opening, Lotus Behavioral Health

Sep 24, 2022 at 12:45 am by pj

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Aflac Awards $100,000 Community CareGrant, for Libby’s Legacy Breast Cancer Foundation

Sep 23, 2022 at 02:52 pm by pj

  Aflac has awarded a $100,000 Community CareGrant to Libby’s Breast Cancer Foundation in a ceremony held September 22 presenting the check and christening a new p.... Read More

In Other Words with Dr. Lisa Spector, MD

Sep 22, 2022 at 11:05 pm by pj

Parents, Give Yourself Grace (and Space) for Mental Wellness Dr. Lisa Spector, MD, FAAP, is Division Chief of Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics at Nemours Children&rsqu.... Read More

Study evaluates college football players’ positions for risk of concussions

Sep 22, 2022 at 11:05 am by pj

  A new research study looks inside the brains of college football athletes to measure levels of traumatic brain injury (TBI) biomarkers by player position. This study,.... Read More

Orlando can reduce deaths from women’s cancers. Here’s how. 

Sep 22, 2022 at 12:49 am by pj

  By Nancy G. Brinker Black and Hispanic women in Orlando are dying at a disproportionate rate — as they are around the nation — of breast and cervical canc.... Read More

FBI Notice: Unpatched and Outdated Medical Devices Provide Cyber Attack Opportunities

Sep 21, 2022 at 02:03 pm by pj

Please contact the FBI with any questions related to this Private Industry Notification via your local FBI Cyber Squad. www.fbi.gov/contact-us/field-offices   Threat&n.... Read More

Genetic Tests Create Treatment Opportunities and Confusion for Breast Cancer Patients

Sep 21, 2022 at 11:39 am by pj

  By Michelle Andrews, Kaiser Health News   The past decade has witnessed a rapid expansion of genetic tests, including new instruments to inform patients wh.... Read More

Clearing Pollution Helps Clear the Fog of Aging — And May Cut the Risk of Dementia

Sep 21, 2022 at 10:55 am by pj

  By Judith Graham, Kaiser Health News    During the past decade, a growing body of research has shown that air pollution harms older adults’ brai.... Read More