Grand Rounds

Healthcare Collaborative After Hours

Feb 24, 2021 at 12:00 pm by pj

Join us for our 1st Healthcare Collaborative After Hours at Marlow's Tavern Waterford Lakes sponsored by CG Moneta, LLC.  We are raising a glass to connecting colleague.... Read More

UF Health Leesburg Hospital First in Florida to Use Latest Endoscope Cleaning, Reprocessing Technology

Feb 23, 2021 at 07:16 pm by pj

  LEESBURG — Cleaning and reprocessing flexible endoscopes between cases in minimally invasive procedures is critical to patient safety. UF Health Leesburg Hospita.... Read More

AdventHealth, Del Webb Announce Innovative Wellness Partnership for Residents of Lake Nona-Area

Feb 22, 2021 at 11:44 pm by pj

  AdventHealth Will be the Exclusive Wellness Provider for Del Webb Sunbridge Near Lake Nona.   AdventHealth and Del Webb Sunbridge have partnered to br.... Read More

Curis Decontamination

Feb 22, 2021 at 11:29 pm by pj

Seeking a company that can ensure decontamination that is reliable and trustworthy? Look no further! Curis Decontamination is the place for you. 

Nemours Children’s Health System Welcomes Pediatric Hematologist/Oncologist Dr. Rochelle Maxwell

Feb 22, 2021 at 11:25 pm by pj

  Nemours Children’s Health System welcomes Rochelle Maxwell, MD, to the Division of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology. Dr. Maxwell is among the pediatric specialists.... Read More

Ocala Regional Medical Center, West Marion Community Hospital Named America’s 100 Best Hospitals  

Feb 22, 2021 at 06:11 pm by pj

  Ocala Regional Medical Center and West Marion Community Hospital identified among the top hospitals nationally in Orthopedic Surgery according to Healthgrades  .... Read More

Clermont Council Approves Encompass Health’s 100-Bed Physical Rehabilitation Center

Feb 18, 2021 at 03:51 pm by pj

  CLERMONT – The Clermont City Council unanimously approved Encompass Health Corp.’s (NYSE: EHC) plans for a 100-bed, inpatient physical rehabilitation.... Read More

AdventHealth COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution Update

Feb 17, 2021 at 11:07 pm by pj

  Feb. 17, 2021 UPDATE:   AdventHealth and Orange County are announcing a second opportunity for health care workers with direct patient contact to receive COVID-.... Read More

AdventHealth Updates Visitor Policy Amid Decline in COVID-19 Cases  

Feb 16, 2021 at 03:22 pm by pj

    AdventHealth has updated the visitor policy at its facilities in the Central Florida Division, which allows two visitors per day per patient. Visitors may leav.... Read More

AdventHealth, Moffitt Cancer Center Open Joint Clinical Research Unit in Celebration 

Feb 16, 2021 at 10:13 am by pj

  The unit, located on the campus of AdventHealth Celebration, will offer investigational treatments to patients with solid tumors and blood cancers.   Moffitt Ca.... Read More

Nemours Children’s Health System and Shepherd's Hope Free Child Wellness Checks

Feb 13, 2021 at 06:29 pm by pj

  The Nemours Children’s Health System Mobile Clinic  Free Well Child Checks and Vaccines*   For uninsured children 17 years old and younger. Fa.... Read More

Introduction to Surface Disinfectant that Kills Human Coronavirus and HIV-1

Feb 12, 2021 at 08:30 pm by pj

  Madison Chemical introduces ProClean SURFACE DISINFECTANT (EPA #10324-85-110), a 1-step, ready-to-use surface sanitizer, disinfectant, and virucide for hard, non-porou.... Read More

OMNI Healthcare Mandates its Employees Receive Covid-19 Vaccine

Feb 12, 2021 at 12:01 am by pj

  Completes successful rollout of 2,000 second-dose shots in two days   Melbourne, FL - OMNI Healthcare’s Board of Directors announced a new mandate re.... Read More

Protect Your Lungs in 2021

Feb 11, 2021 at 10:30 am by LungsOrlando

The COVID-19 pandemic has underscored the importance of lung health. Smoking is a risk factor for severe illness from COVID-19, which makes 2021 an even more opportune time to.... Read More

Racoon in Zuber Area Tests Positive for Rabies

Feb 10, 2021 at 05:58 pm by pj

  OCALA —The Florida Department of Health in Marion County wants Zuber area residents to be aware that a raccoon in their area has tested positive for rabies. Peop.... Read More

Congress of Neurological Surgeons Announces Free Registration for 2021 Annual Meeting

Feb 10, 2021 at 10:50 am by pj

  Offer exclusive to current and new CNS members; premier neurosurgical event scheduled for October 16–20 in Austin, Texas   As a show of solidarity and app.... Read More

HCA Healthcare North Florida Division Appoints Monique Butler, MD, as Chief Medical Officer

Feb 10, 2021 at 10:46 am by Melissa

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – HCA Healthcare North Florida Division, which oversees five hospitals in Central Florida, has announced the appointment of Monique Butler, MD, MBA, as.... Read More

Florida Fails Annual Tobacco Report; E-Cigarette Licensing Needed to Reduce Youth Tobacco Use

Feb 09, 2021 at 06:28 pm by LungsOrlando

  By ASHLEY LYERLY    Last week, the American Lung Association released its 19th annual “State of Tobacco Control” report, which reveals that Flo.... Read More

Florida Provides Secure Access to Health Records During Public Health Emergencies and Disasters Through PULSE Enterprise

Feb 09, 2021 at 06:14 pm by pj

  The State of Florida is deploying Audacious Inquiry’s secure disaster response platform, the Patient Unified Lookup System for Emergencies™ “PULSE&rd.... Read More

UF Health Scientists Study Prevalence of a Kissing Bug Disease Among Latin Americans in Florida

Feb 08, 2021 at 12:00 pm by pj

By BILL LEVESQUE It isn’t the “kiss” that sickens. The parasite that can slowly kill lurks in the feces, and not the bite, of the triatomine insect, commonl.... Read More