Business/Technology

VCU Health Halts 30-Year Campaign That Seized Patients’ Wages, Put Liens On Homes

Mar 12, 2020 at 12:58 am by pj

(Daniel Sangjib Min/Richmond Times-Dispatch)   Jay Hancock, and Elizabeth Lucas, Kaiser Health News  In one of the most sweeping moves yet by a nonprofit hospital.... Read More

Responding to COVID-19: What If You Had to Build a Hospital in Days?

Mar 10, 2020 at 11:55 am by pj

 Q & A with Tony Cowan, Director of Emergency Response Technology, World Housing Solution, Inc.   Tony Cowan is a health care professional who spent over 25 y.... Read More

Cushman & Wakefield Arranges $31.45M Sale and $30.5M Financing of Jupiter Innovation Center​

Mar 09, 2020 at 10:59 am by pj

    A Private Investor Sold the ±186,238-Square-Foot Office Building to a Joint Venture Between Pebb Enterprises and Tortoise.... Read More

Before You Sign: Understanding Agreements for Doctors

Mar 08, 2020 at 04:28 pm by pj

  By MATTHEW ROSENTHAL and JUSTIN MEYER   It is easy to get contract fatigue and sign anything placed in front of you, especially when you may be excited about a.... Read More

Understanding the Difference Between Usable Square Footage and Rentable Square Footage

Mar 08, 2020 at 04:21 pm by pj

  By DOUG PRICE   A monumental decision for your healthcare practice is choosing where it will be located and how much space you need. As you consider your top pr.... Read More

Questions to Ask When Upgrading/Building MRI or Radiology Facilities: Part Four

Mar 08, 2020 at 03:44 pm by pj

By MARK BAY   In our final article of this series, we can delve a little deeper into some of the questions that affect cost and efficiency of the finished facility; lay.... Read More

Healthy Children: Impacts on the Economy - A Nemours Whitepaper

Feb 27, 2020 at 08:05 pm by pj

  New White Paper Connects Investing in Children’s Health to the U.S. Economic Future   The first white paper of a series authored by R. Lawrence Moss, MD,.... Read More

Needy Patients ‘Caught In The Middle’ As Insurance Titan Drops Doctors

Feb 27, 2020 at 02:33 pm by pj

Trend beginning to grow nationwide     Phil Galewitz, Kaiser Health News    BAYONNE, N.J. — For five years, Rasha Salama has taken her two child.... Read More

Turnkey Project Management for Real Estate

Feb 26, 2020 at 05:00 pm by pj

    What it is and why you need it!   By FRANK RICCI   Today I would like to introduce you to the concept of “Turnkey Project Management (TPM).... 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

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

DOH-Orange and Orange TV to Broadcast Healthy Connections

Feb 15, 2020 at 12:23 am by pj

  In partnership with Orange County Government’s Orange TV, the Florida Department of Health in Orange County (DOH-Orange) has produced a health focused television.... Read More

First Dementia-Friendly Dining Option Now Available in Orlando

Feb 12, 2020 at 11:44 am by pj

  The Meatball Stoppe becomes first restaurant in Central Florida to offer specialized service   The Meatball Stoppe owners and chefs Isabella and Jeff Morgia per.... Read More

An Algorithm to Save Lives

Feb 12, 2020 at 02:11 am by Melissa

Patients with sepsis at HCA Healthcare hospitals now have a much better chance of survival, thanks to new technology.  Sepsis Prediction and Optimization of Therapy (SPO.... Read More

How Lifesaving Organs For Transplant Go Missing In Transit

Feb 11, 2020 at 01:20 am by pj

    JoNel Aleccia, Kaiser Health News, Graphic by Matt Chinworth  When a human heart was left behind by mistake on a Southwest Airlines plane in 2018, transp.... Read More

Orlando Health Dr. P. Phillips Hospital to Open $20 Million Expansion to Public This Month

Feb 09, 2020 at 01:48 am by pj

  New floor includes 48 private rooms for surgical patients   Orlando Health Dr. P. Phillips Hospital recently unveiled its new $20 million expansion on the hospi.... Read More

Digital Health Tools Gain Momentum Among Physicians

Feb 07, 2020 at 03:02 am by pj

New AMA survey illustrates tech expectations of a growing number of physiciansCHICAGO - Adoption of digital health tools has grown significantly among all physicians since 201.... Read More

Beyond Burnout: Docs Decry ‘Moral Injury’ From Financial Pressures Of Health Care

Feb 04, 2020 at 12:06 pm by pj

  Melissa Bailey, Kaiser Health News Image by Maria Fabrizio   Dr. Keith Corl was working in a Las Vegas emergency room when a patient arrived with chest.... Read More

Real Estate: The Second-Highest Expense in Your Practice

Jan 25, 2020 at 08:03 pm by pj

By DOUG PRICE When it comes to managing expenses in your practice, there are dozens of categories to evaluate: equipment, technology, loan costs and interest rates, sundries,.... Read More

Deteriorating Medical Malpractice Trends

Jan 25, 2020 at 07:33 pm by pj

  By ROBERT HALL   Earlier this year, I wrote an article for The Orlando Medical News entitled Pain & Suffering. Within the piece, I alluded to my own experie.... Read More