AdventHealth Waterman Celebrates the Grand Opening of the New Pediatric ER

Dec 11, 2019 at 02:03 am by pj

TAVARES, Fla., December 10, 2019 – More than 700 community members joined AdventHealth Waterman this evening for the grand opening of the new pediatric ER, celebrating t.... Read More

UF Health Acquiring Central Florida Health's Regional Hospitals

Dec 10, 2019 at 05:31 pm by pj

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Building on a strategic affiliation that has connected local residents to leading-edge stroke care and other health care services for several years,.... Read More

Gainesville-based etectrx Announces U.S. FDA Clearance of Novel Ingestible Event Marker

Dec 10, 2019 at 12:16 pm by pj

  ID-Cap System Uses Advanced Wireless Technology to Reliably Track Ingestion Events   GAINESVILLE -  etectRx®, Inc. (etectRx), a privately-held digital.... Read More

Central Florida Regional Hospital Receives the Florida Award for Safely Reducing Primary C-Sections

Dec 10, 2019 at 11:20 am by pj

   The Agency for Health Care Administration (AHCA) and the Florida Department of Health (DOH) announced Central Florida Regional Hospital as one of 19 Florida hosp.... Read More

New Wound Care, Lymphedema and Ostomy Clinic

Dec 10, 2019 at 12:00 am by pj

 Dr. Nilma Elias Santiago     Altamonte Springs - Integumentary Physiotherapy Clinic is delighted to announce the opening of the office in 616 E. Altamonte D.... Read More

Parrish Healthcare and Mark Licht, MD, Establish Region’s First Men’s Reproductive Health Program

Dec 09, 2019 at 10:23 pm by pj

Dr. Mark Licht   TITUSVILLE – Filling a pressing need for specialized local care, Parrish Medical Group (PMG) has established the region’s only medical prac.... Read More

Believing in Curiosity, Excellence and Fried Chicken: Dr. Elizabeth “Daleen” Penoyer

Dec 09, 2019 at 10:12 pm by pj

   You can hear Florence, South Carolina – where she grew up – in Elizabeth “Daleen” Penoyer’s voice as she professes amazement that a.... Read More

Benefits and Reasons for Molecular PCR Testing

Dec 09, 2019 at 09:31 pm by pj

  By DR. ESTÉE DAVIS AND RAMI PACKARD   The use of antibiotics is the single most important factor leading to antibiotic resistance around the world. Antib.... Read More

Florida’s Medical Marijuana Patients Double in 2019

Dec 09, 2019 at 09:19 pm by pj

How is your healthcare practice affected?   By MICHAEL C. PATTERSON   The Florida Medical Marijuana (MMJ) industry has doubled in less than one year.  As of.... Read More

Less Than 30 Days to Take Advantage of the 30 Percent Solar Tax Credit

Dec 09, 2019 at 09:04 pm by pj

By JENNIFER FLOREZ   Since the solar tax credit is already on its second renewal and it is unknown if it will be renewed again, we recommend homeowners contact their lo.... Read More

Stimulate and Motivate Through Productive Feedback

Dec 09, 2019 at 08:35 pm by pj

By WENDY SELLERS   Are you sick and tired of talking to your employees until you’re blue in the face about their work performance? Try providing feedback. Critici.... Read More

EOCC: Yes, Small Business Owner…There IS Value in Chamber Membership

Dec 09, 2019 at 08:26 pm by pj

  By DOROTHY HARDEE   Dear Editor, I am a small business owner in health care.  Some of my neighbors say there is no value in Chamber Membership.  A t.... Read More

Importance of Updating Your Website Now That Google Has Gone Mobile First

Dec 09, 2019 at 06:57 pm by pj

By QUINTIN L. GUNN, Sr.   In the last two years, there have been significant changes within and surrounding the internet as mobile phones have become a dominant factor.... Read More

The Aide Crisis in Healthcare

Dec 09, 2019 at 06:42 pm by pj

1.2 million additional aides needed in the next ten years   By TINA MARRELLI   The lack of qualified and compassionate aides is a crisis that impacts many facets.... Read More

How to Increase Patient Loyalty in 2020

Dec 09, 2019 at 06:20 pm by pj

By AMBER WOJCEK   The new year is when business owners often start thinking critically about changes they want to see in the new year. This is the time to put into plac.... Read More

SB 732: The New Office Surgery Statute

Dec 09, 2019 at 04:30 pm by pj

 Can You Afford Not to Comply?   By CHAIRES, BROODERSON & GUERRERO As discussed in last month’s issue, a doctor’s office can be many things these.... Read More

December 2019 Digital Edition

Dec 09, 2019 at 07:35 am by Katy

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The Physical Therapist: An Important Member of the Wound Management Interdisciplinary Team

Dec 09, 2019 at 01:33 am by pj

By DR. NILMA ELIAS SANTIAGO   The growing prevalence and incidence of acute and chronic wounds in the United States is a major concern for the healthcare system. One wo.... Read More

Four Types of Commercial Real Estate Properties to Consider for Your Healthcare Practice: Office vs Retail vs MOB vs Hospital Campus

Dec 09, 2019 at 01:03 am by pj

By DOUG PRICE   There are four main types of commercial real estate properties that best fit the needs and requirements of healthcare professionals: office buildings, r.... Read More

Voluntary Benefits are Becoming not so Voluntary in the Changing Landscape of Employee Benefits

Dec 08, 2019 at 09:54 pm by pj

By DALE McMINDES  In a time when out of pocket expenses for healthcare are rising, many employers are turning to Voluntary Benefits as a way to both create cost containm.... Read More